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Further Maths at University Technology College (UTC Sheffield City)

Course description

Why Study Mathematics?

Mathematics at this level consists of the study of Pure Mathematics and the study of the application of mathematics to the physical world such as Mechanics and Statistics.

Maths is a ‘facilitating’ subject, which means that it will support the study of many other subjects including Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Computing and Psychology.  It will also support progression to many competitive careers.

 

Course content

At UTC Sheffield City Centre Campus students studying Further Maths will extend their mathematical knowledge across different aspects of mathematics.

Entry requirements

At least a Grade 7 in Mathematics is required at GCSE.

Students must select a Technical Specialism Subject alongside this course.

 

Assessment

AS Further Mathematics (1 year)

The course is assessed by 3 examinations in the summer of Y12.

A Level Courses

A Level Further Mathematics (2 years)

The course is assessed by 4 examinations in the summer of Y13.

Students are internally assessed through project work/assessments.  Support sessions are available to all students.

 

 

 

Financial information

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Future opportunities

A qualification in Further Maths shows employers and universities that your knowledge of mathematics is great.

Further information

Please come along to our Showcase Evening on Wednesday 24 January 2018 and the Post 16 Options evening at UTC Sheffield City Centre on 7 March 2018.

Check the website for further information.

 

 

 

 

 

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 08 January 2018
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years

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    • UTC Sheffield is a state-of-the-art modern Technical College.  The building has been designed to inspire students and showcase their work. The venue provides an environment that is welcoming, spacious, exciting and adaptable to respond to the future needs of the College.  It offers not only high quality learning environments but also a rooftop, multi-use sports pitch and an all-day restaurant - all in the heart of Sheffield's Creative and Digital Industries quarter close to the main railway and bus stations.