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Further Mathematics A Level at Cotswold Edge Sixth Form

Course description

Further Mathematics offers the enthusiastic mathematics student an opportunity to cover some areas of mathematics not covered in the AS/A2 mathematics examination. It gives greater knowledge of some areas that are covered in the main GCE course. It may also offer alternate approaches to material covered as part of the main course. A calculator is allowed for all modules.

There are no coursework requirements with this course. You will be expected to discuss any problems or misunderstandings with your class teacher and there are likely to be extra sessions provided to support the course, either after school or during holidays.

Entry requirements

B in Maths + must be higher tier.


AS Level

Unit title: Further mathematics Pure 1 Assessment: Examination

Unit title: Statistics 2 Assessment: Examination

Unit title: Decision 1 Assessment: Examination

A2 Level 

Unit title: Decision 2 Assessment: Examination

Unit title: Further mathematics Pure 4 Assessment: Examination

Unit title: Further mathematics Pure 2 Assessment: Examination


Future opportunities

Mathematics can provide the tools for a career in engineering, landscape architecture, computer programming, accounting, the civil service, teaching and many more. It can also help you to get on to the university course you require if there is to be a mathematics element to your course.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Cotswold Edge Sixth Form directly.

Last updated date: 21 July 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 - 2 Years