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Mathematics A Level at The Queen Elizabeth's High School, Gainsborough

Course description

You should choose mathematics because you are good at it, because you enjoy it and because you want to do it. Mathematics complements most combinations of A Levels.

Course content

This is a new qualification which will be assessed by three 2 hour exams at the end of Year 13. The course will be approximately two thirds pure maths, such as calculus and algebra and one third applied maths. The applied maths will be a combination of statistics and mechanics.

Entry requirements

QEHS standard entry requirements will apply and in addition students are expected to achieve at least a Grade 7 in GCSE mathematics.

Future opportunities

Students with good mathematics A Levels are in demand for Science, Computing, Engineering and, of course, Mathematics degree courses. A good A Level pass is a requirement for many physics and engineering degrees. Jobs in which a mathematics qualification is useful include banking, finance, accountancy, architecture, insurance, statistics, teaching, medicine, engineering, ICT, computing, scientific research and many others.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Queen Elizabeth's High School, Gainsborough directly.

Last updated date: 03 March 2017

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