Mathematics - Use of Maths at Andover College
Use of Mathematics was developed to enable the study of mathematical topics in practical, real-life contexts. This qualification will enable students who are taking non-Maths subjects such as Humanities, Arts, Sport and Business to have the opportunity to pursue practical and relevant mathematics courses to the same level as traditional GCE A Level Mathematics.
This specification is designed to encourage students to:
AS/A2 Use of Mathematics comprises the compulsory unit algebra plus two applications units of data analysis and decision mathematics.All the modules are assessed as written exam, each with pre-release data sheet and calculators are allowedThe data sheet is issued two weeks before the examination, which familiarises students with the scenarios and the vocabulary that will be required in the examination.
5 A* – C grades at GCSE including Maths at grade B or above.Interview Required: Yes
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Andover College directly.