Mathematics A Level

Science and Mathematics

Science and Mathematics
Science and Mathematics

What will you be working towards?

Code 1011/021
Qualification Type GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


During this two-year course you will be able to sharpen your skills in mathematics and take your powers of logic, analysis and problem-solving to the next level. You will study pure mathematics content covering topics in algebra, trigonometry, co-ordinate geometry and calculus. You will develop your ability to spot patterns and structure in mathematics, while learning about mathematical modelling and the applications of mathematics in mechanics and statistics. The skills you will develop are in great demand and are central to technology, engineering, medicine and many aspects of everyday life.

How will it be delivered?

At the end of the year two for the A level Maths qualification you will take 3 papers, two with pure content and one with applied content, two hours being allocated for each paper.

Entry requirements

You will need at least GCSE Maths grade B/6 and English Language or Literature grade C/4.

Your next steps...

Maths A-Level is a requirement for many university courses including subjects in Maths, Science, Engineering and Computing, and is also useful for other professions such as medicine, economics and psychology.