# Mathematics at Richard Hale School

## Course description

Exam Body: EDEXCEL

What students can expect of the course

## Course content

C1 (AS)

33?%

(16? %)

Algebra and functions; quadratics, cubics, simultaneous equations; coordinate geometry in the (x,y) plane; sequences and series; differentiation; integration.

C2 (AS)

33?%

(16? %)

Algebra and functions; coordinate geometry in the (x,y) plane; sequences and series; trigonometry; exponentials and logarithms; differentiation; integration.

M1 (AS)

33?%

(16? %)

Mathematical models; vectors; kinematics of a particle moving in a straight line; statics of a particle; dynamics of a particle moving in a straight line or plane; moments.

C3 (A2)

16? %

Algebra and functions; trigonometry; exponentials and logarithms; differentiation; numerical methods.

C4 (A2)

16? %

Algebra and functions; coordinate geometry using parametric equations; sequences and series; differentiation; integration; vectors.

D1 (A2)

16? %

Algorithms; graphs & networks; route inspection problems; critical path analysis; linear programming; matching problems.

## Entry requirements

GCSE Mathematics: grade B or better. Only students who have gained the grade through Higher GCSE Tier will be suitable for AS Mathematics.

## Assessment

Please see above for details.

## How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Richard Hale School directly.