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Mathematics A Level at Holly Lodge 11-19 Science College

Course description

The course provides students with the necessary skills to begin to explain the world around them in an elegant and concise way. Research by the Russell Group of leading UK universities states that students taking A Level Mathematics increase their earnings by over 13%, compared with those of non-mathematicians. In a nutshell ... A level Mathematics is enjoyable, interesting and highly valuable.

Course content

  • 4 units of study;
  • Pure Mathematics 1 (A’s & A level)
  • Pure Mathematics 2
  • Statistics
  • Mechanics

Entry requirements

Minimum of a good grade 6 at GCSE, preferably a grade 7 or above.


  • 3 x 2 hour papers;
  • Pure Maths 1
  • Pure Maths 2
  • Statistics & Mechanics

Future opportunities

As well as being a very interesting and important degree subject in its own right and leading to a variety of careers, A Level Mathematics is a vital building block for many other subjects. A typical university course in medicine, geography, science, psychology, economics, engineering and computer science, for example, will use knowledge and techniques covered in A level Mathematics.

Further information

Suggested reading material:

GCSE higher tier topic up to grade 9 – particular emphasis on all elements of Algebra.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Holly Lodge 11-19 Science College directly.

Last updated date: 22 December 2016
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