Further Mathematics A Level at Lytham Sixth Form College
With highly developed analytical and problem-solving skills, mathematicians are ideally suited to careers in areas such as finance, insurance, manufacturing, teaching, design, quality control, the social sciences, engineering, management and business. This one-year AS programme features the following main areas of study: Complex Numbers; Matrices; Numerical Solutions; Series and Decision Mathematics. Successful students have the option of progressing through to A2 level and then on to university, where they could continue their study of Mathematics or channel their aptitude for the abstract towards one of the following disciplines: the sciences, engineering, economics, medicine, business and accountancy, computing or management.
In order to study this A level programme students must gain 5 GCSEs at grades A* - C including Maths at grade A.
A Levels are assessed by a mixture of coursework and exams.
You could be eligible for a 16-19 bursary to help with education-related costs.
When filling in your application, we would be grateful if you would supply all the information we ask for as clearly as possible.Remember to include:- your full name, address and a contact number- the full name of the course/qualifications you’re applying for- the qualifications you have and/or are currently studying, including your predicted grades or grades already achievedYou will be invited for an interview, which is an informal opportunity to discuss your chosen course.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Lytham Sixth Form College directly.