Further Maths A Level at Cambridge Academy for Science and Technology
In line with government exam reform, the course will follow a new specification for September 2017. Details of this specification will finalised later in the year.
All students are required to participate in specialist studies provided in conjunction with our sponsors. UTC Cambridge’s week models the workplace – 8.30 to 16.30 daily. Approximately 40% of each week is spent on specialist studies many of which lead to professional certification.
Specialist studies include:
• Challenge Projects
• Master Classes
• Work Based Learning
Professional Qualifications include:
• Duke of York Award for Technical Education
All level 3 students will also have the opportunity to study the Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) which carries UCAS points and is highly regarded by many universities.
Minimum entry requirements are 7 A*-C GCSEs with an average GCSE score of 48 (B range 46-49) including Triple Science (BBB) or Core and Additional Science (AA) and Maths (7/A or 6/B, course dependent).
Further Mathematics A level – Maths (7 or A)
Students graduating from UTC Cambridge will be exceptionally well prepared to progress into higher education, work or an apprenticeship, ready to build careers that contribute to the Cambridge success story.
Graduating from UTC Cambridge will give you a head start when it comes to choosing a university. Employers are seeking specialist science staff in all areas, and a degree will help take your career to the next level.
Our employer partners are highly supportive of apprenticeships, and expect to offer opportunities to our students. Apprentices are paid while they train, attending college one day a week and learning hands-on in the workplace as they gain valuable qualifications. They also offer an alternative route to higher education.
The Cambridge area is full of highly successful employers ready to take on new staff who leave UTC Cambridge with an impressive range of specialist qualifications – ready to go straight into the workplace and develop their careers.
Please visit one of our Open Days:
Saturday 12th November 10:00-14:00
Sunday 26th March Open Day and Cambridge Science Festival 10:00-14:00
The Open Days will be an excellent opportunity to find out more about UTC Cambridge, talk to UTC staff and students as well as take part in hands-on science activities.
The UTC Open Days will be held at the UTC Cambridge building, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 0SZ (on the SW corner of Long Road and Robinson Way)
Applications for 2017 are now open.
Please visit www.utcambridge.co.uk for how to apply through UCAS Progress. Interviews will generally be offered to students placing UTC Cambridge first or second and will be held on Wednesday 8th March 2017. Offers are based on predicted grades, attendance record, personal statements and references, as well as commitment to the UTC workplace model as demonstrated at the interview. Students can be given two conditional offers, one for an academic pathway and one for an applied technical pathway.
How to apply
You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.