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Mathematics (Further Maths) - A-Level at The Ridgeway School and Sixth Form College

Course description

What will I be studying?

For this course students will cover the AS modules Core 1, Core 2 and Decision 1 during Year 12 as well as the AS further maths modules Further Pure 1, Mechanics 1 and Numerical Methods. The Further Pure 1 module is examined in January, Mechanics 1 and Numerical Methods are taken together in June. Numerical Methods involves coursework.

Where can this take me?

The course is designed to appeal to those who are very able at maths and those who are considering a mathematics degree. The applied modules also support the mathematical techniques and knowledge needed for physics and any engineering courses.

Entry requirements

At least 4 C grades at GCSE (or equivalent) in at least 3 different subjects.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Ridgeway School and Sixth Form College directly.

Last updated date: 16 March 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 years