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Mathematics at William De Ferrers School

Course description

Core Mathematics 1 - Algebra, transformation of graphs of functions, co-ordinate geometry, arithmetic progression and services, differentiation and integration.

Core Mathematics 2 - Algebra, functions, exponential functions, logarithms, coordinate geometry, geometric progressions and series, trigonometry, differentitation and integration.

Mechanics 1 - Mathematical modelling, vectors, kinematics of a particle moving in a straight line, statics of a particle, impulse, momentum and collisions, moments.

Statistics 1 - Mathematical models, representation and summary of data, probability, correlation, regression, discrete random variables and Normal distribution.

Decision Mathematics 1 - Algorithms, graphs and networks, critical path analysis and linear programming.

Core Mathematics 3 - Algebra, functions, numerical methods, further trigonometry, exponentials, logarithms and differentiation.

Core Mathematics 4 - Algebra, coordinate geometry, binomial expansion and series, differentiation, vector geometry and integration.

Mechanics 2 - Kinematics of particles, work and energy, momentum and collisions, centre of mass and statics of rigid bodies.

Statistics 2 - Binomial distribution, Poisson distribution, continuous random variables, continuous distributions, sampling and hypothesis testing.

Entry requirements

Grade A* or A from sets 1A and 1B only and attending a three-day bridging course at the end of June after GCSE exams.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact William De Ferrers School directly.

Last updated date: 22 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years

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