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Mathematics AS/A2 *Fees payable* at Sheffield High School

Course description

What will I be studying?

Everyone studies Core Mathematics which consists of topics like Algebra and Trigonometry. In addition you will be able to study Statistics (for example data analysis) and/or Decision Maths (e.g. optimising), Mechanics (for example motion and forces).

What does this subject involve?

You will develop an understanding of the different Mathematical skills and techniques that will enable you to enjoy the process of Mathematics and also to develop models to solve real world problems.


Entry requirements

A good GCSE grade (preferably A*/A)

A genuine interest in the subject

An ability to work independently


A logical mind


Future opportunities

A qualification in Maths opens many doors. As well as the obvious links with Science and Engineering related careers, many employers look favourably upon candidates who have studied Maths to A level standard.


Further information

Further Mathematicsis available as an additional A level for those interested in extending their knowledge and skills.It is particularly useful for those looking to study engineering or the physical sciences.


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: 19 November 2015
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Key information

  • Start date: Unknown
  • Duration: 2 years