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Further Mathematics A Level at The Hazeley Academy

Course description

Further Mathematics must be taken in conjunction with Mathematics. The course is split into two elements; Further Pure (Core) and Applied Mathematics. The compulsory Further Pure module extends your algebraic skills; using matrices to solve systems of equations, introducing methods of proof and extending your number system to work with complex numbers. The Applied modules offer a variety of practical applications of Mathematics. The Mechanics modules explore concepts related to Physics. The Decision Maths modules explore algorithms and logic based decision making. A selection of applied modules will be studied across the duration of the course.

Entry requirements

Students should have a minimum grade of an A*in GCSE Maths.

Future opportunities

The Further Mathematics course is a good accompaniment to AS/A Levels in

Physics and Chemistry. It is a good contrast to English and History due to its

100% examination assessment.

Further Mathematics A-Level should be considered by anyone hoping to apply to study Mathematics or a related course (e.g. Physics, Engineering, etc.). 65% of the Russell Group Universities cite Further Maths as essential or desirable for the study of Mathematics (May 2012).

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Hazeley Academy directly.

Last updated date: 14 October 2016
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