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Mathematics (GCE A Level) at St John Rigby College

Course description

Mathematics is a fantastic subject which combines Pure Mathematics topics such as algebra, geometry and functions with Applied Mathematics modules. The study of Mathematics shows potential employers that you have a highly logical mind that can present organised arguments to solve numerical problems – a skill which is widely sought.

Course content

Mathematics brings together topics that you study at school with advanced techniques, including coordinate geometry, algebra, trigonometry, logarithms and calculus, and using methods of integration and differentiation to calculate rates of change. Students will also study Statistics and Mechanics, using advanced probabilities and Newton’s Laws.

Entry requirements

College entry to include GCSE Mathematics minimum grade 6 (please refer to the Entry Requirements section page 30 for further details).


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Future opportunities

Students with A level Mathematics have excellent study and career opportunities. The qualification is very highly regarded for a broad range of university courses and is highly valued by employers. Many students will progress to mathematics degrees or engineering and science based courses including medicine. Future opportunities include training as an accountant or an economist

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: 05 November 2018
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  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Course code: MA-AL
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