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Mathematics at Royal Wootton Bassett Academy

Course description

A-level Mathematics is a challenging, but highly rewarding course, offering students with a good mathematical background a thorough grounding in core mathematical concepts and logical approaches to problem solving. These qualities mean it is a highly respected qualification and valuable both as preparation for hogher edcation and the workplace. Techniques covered include algebra, geometry, trigonometry and calculus, which together form the fundamental building-blocks of the subject.

A-level Mathematics a good choice for students considering higher education in any science or maths-based course, ranging from Biochemical Sciences, Natural Sciences, Engineering, Medical Science and Psychology to Philosophy, Economics, Accountancy, Management and Actuarial Science. It has also been cited as a Russell Group "facilitating subject".

Career opportunities for students who study A-level Mathematics are extremely wide ranging and include industry, accountancy, finance, economics, healthcare, medicine, veterinary science and engineering.

Entry requirements

Minimum (high) GCSE B Grade combines with teacher recommendation.

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.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years