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Further Mathematics AS/A level at Highbury Grove School

Course description

This course will allow you to delve into maths at a far greater depth and explore all the complex facets of the subject.

Areas that are covered include the series unit, comprising complex numbers, numerical solution of equations, coordinate systems, matrix algebra and proof. You will also examine inequalities of series, first order differential equations; second order differential equations; further complex numbers, Maclaurin and Taylor series. Finally, the further matrix algebra unit explores vectors, hyperbolic functions; differentiation, integration, further coordinate systems.

Entry requirements

Six GCSEs at grade B or above including at least a grade A in Maths.

Assessment

100% examination.

Future opportunities

This qualification can lead to further study at university in fields such as science, pure maths, economics and engineering.

The skills learnt in Further Maths are also very transferable to a host of related areas of study and employment.

Further information

To find out more about this course / qualification please contact us; or you can ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or your school/college careers staff.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Highbury Grove School directly.

Last updated date: 03 August 2016
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