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A Level Maths at Brinsworth Academy

Course description

The course is an exciting opportunity to excel in core and applied mathematics.

Course content

Core (C1 - 4): algebra, geometry, calculus and all the fundamental building blocks in studying maths.

Statistics (S1): Understanding and analysing data. Mechanics (M1): Motion, forces energy and the physical world of maths.

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Entry requirements

A grade 8 in GCSE maths. Students with a grade 7 may only take the course with the agreement of the Director of Maths.

Assessment

Students will follow the AQA course. All terminal exams are sat at the end of the two years of study. The overall grade achieved is calculated on an average taken of the modules.

Future opportunities

A Level Mathematics is a much sought-after qualification for entry to a wide variety of full-time courses in higher education. It will also gain you access to a wider choice of courses after sixth form. Many areas of employment see this course as an important qualification. It is often a requirement for vocational qualifications with a mathematical element and for related higher education courses or careers. Degrees for which it is strongly recommended include: Economics, medicine, architecture, accountancy, teaching, psychology, physics, and computing.

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: 30 November 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years

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