Further Maths AS/A Level (Edexcel) at Benton Park School
A-level Further Mathematics is designed to broaden and deepen the mathematical knowledge and skills developed when studying A-level Mathematics. It may be studied alongside or after taking A-level Mathematics and provides a stimulating experience for those who enjoy the subject.
Further Pure 1
Series, Complex Numbers, Numerical Solutions of Equations, Coordinate Systems, Matrices, Proof
Algorithms, The Route Inspection Problem, Critical Path Analysis ,Linear Programming, Matchings
Binomial Distribution, Poisson Distribution, Continous Random Variables, continous Distributions, Sampling, Hypothesis Testing
Further Pure 2
Inequalities, Series, Differential Equations, Further comlex numbers, Maclaurin and Taylor Series.
Kinematics, Centres of Mass, Work and Energy, Collisions, Statics
Further Kinematics, Elastic Springs and Strings, Further Dynamics, Motion in a Circle, Statics
Students will be expected to achieve a Grade A in GCSE Maths to enrol on this course.
All modules are 100% exam which is 1 hr 30 mins and marked out of 75 – each carries equal weighting to the final mark
Studying further maths will enable students to progress on to a variety of higher education programmes, apprenticeships or into full-time employment. The university or employment areas include, but are not limited to: Maths Statistics Engineering Physics Economics Insurance Accountancy Computer Science or Computer Games Design
How to apply
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