Further Mathematics A Level at The Hayfield School
Further Mathematics allows Mathematics to be studied at its purest level, to explore the links between Real and Imaginary, as well as widening your knowledge on the applications of Mathematics.
Opting for Further Maths in Year 12 also allows you to complete A Level Maths in one year, you can then either continue to a second A or AS Level in Further Maths or opt to focus on your other A Level subjects in Year 13.
12 modules are studied in total, 6 in Year 12 giving an A Level Maths Grade and the remaining 6 in Year 13.
Six modules cover
- Pure Maths topics - Algebra, Calculus, Functions and Graphs, Trigonometry, Matrices and Complex Numbers.
- There are 2 modules on each application of Mechanics, Statistics and Decision Maths.
Grade A* in Maths.
High A grade may be considered with teacher recommendation.
Each module is assessed by an examination of 1hr 30min. These take place in June of each year.
AS or A2 Further Maths provide a strong support to those students wishing to pursue Mathematics or Engineering to degree level.
As the only A Level that requires you to have shown success at A2 standard it marks you as a person of academic ability, logical, precise with good problem solving skills.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Hayfield School directly.