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Mathematics at Swanwick Hall School

Course description

Course Structure:

Mathematics AS Statistics 1 (examined January) builds on data handling and probability from GCSE and is probably the most widely applied branch of mathematics across other subjects and careers. Core 1 (examined June) revisits the key algebraic skills to access the A level curriculum before introducing you to the wonderful world of calculus. Core 2 (examined June) extends your understanding of algebraic graphs, sequences, indices, logarithms and calculus along with the many applications of trigonometry.

Course Structure:

Mathematics A2 Mechanics 1 (examined January) considered by scientists to be “applied maths”, mechanics makes the direct connection between physics and mathematics. It lies at the heart of engineering. Core 3 & Core 4 (examined June) develop the core 1 & 2 topics further as well as vector theory.

Entry requirements

In order to access this course students must have achieved a minimum of A*- C in five different subjects including English and Maths at GCSE. Achieving at least grade B in GCSE maths should ensure that you have the mathematical skills required.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Swanwick Hall School directly.

Last updated date: 02 July 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years