Mathematics A Level at City of Wolverhampton College
During this course you will study:
- Four compulsory units of core (pure) maths
- Two optional applications modules with a choice from: statistics, mechanics, decision maths
Are you passionate about exploring Mathematical ideas and methods including calculus and trigonometry and understanding how to construct logical arguments?
Are you interested in learning more about the power and wonder of algebra?
Then this course is right for you!
Maths can be used to model and simplify many aspects of the situations we encounter in everyday life, from the distribution of heights in the population to the mechanics of the operation of a lift. Maths is an A Level entry requirement at University for all sorts of subjects, while the skills you will learn will make you more desirable for almost any job!
In fact, careers in finance, computing, engineering, and business are all crying out for people with maths qualifications, while studies have shown that people with Maths A Level tend to earn more on average than people without it.
To access this course you are required to have:
Five or more GCSEs at Grade C including English and maths (specified at higher grades depending on individual subject choices)
Each unit is assessed by an externally set 1 hour 30 minutes examination.
The skills you will learn from this course will enable you to:
Pursue a career in pure and applied sciences, engineering, computing, economics, business, actuarial work, social sciences
Progress on to Higher Education, employment or an apprenticeship
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact City of Wolverhampton College directly.