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Mathematics A Level at St Philomena's Catholic High School for Girls

Course description

Maths includes the study of Algebra, Calculus, Geometry and Trigonometry. Additionally students will study either Mechanics (forces and physical objects move or stay still) or Statistics (principles and methods of statistical analysis).

Entry requirements

Grade A GCSE Mathematics.

A diagnostic test will be taken in the first two weeks of term, a minimum Grade E must be achieved to continue on the AS course.

Maths (C grade or above) and English (C grade or above) are both required


AS Units

  • Unit C1: Core 1
  • Unit C2: Core 2
  • Unit S1: Statistics

A2 Units

  • Unit C3: Core 3
  • Unit C4: Core 4
  • Unit M1: Mechanics

Future opportunities

Mathematics itself has many different branches and most degree courses allow some choice in the later stages. Maths is especially valuable for the study of Engineering, Architecture, Economics, the Medical Sciences and Research.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Philomena's Catholic High School for Girls directly.

Last updated date: 24 March 2017
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