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Mathematics - Further Maths AS/A2 Level at St Philip Howard Catholic High School

Course description

This course will be essential for anyone considering a degree with a Mathematics component.

Course content

Students will have Maths in two option blocks so that they will study both Mechanics and Statistics as listed on the Mathematics page. They additionally study in Year 12: • Further Pure Mathematics 1 (FP1): algebra, geometry. • Decision Mathematics 1 (D1): optimisation, iterative methods. • Statistics 2 (S2): Binomial and Poisson distribution, Continuous random variables. A full pair of A Levels in Mathematics/Further Mathematics comprises 12 modules: • C1 C2 C3 C4 M1 M2 S1 S2 D1 D2 FP1 FP2.

Entry requirements

A grade at GCSE in Mathematics is required. 

Assessment

Three module exams of 90 minutes each in June of Year 12, in addition to those taken for Mathematics. Three module exams of 90 minutes each in June of Year 13, in addition to those taken for Mathematics.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Philip Howard Catholic High School directly.

Last updated date: 11 December 2015
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