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Core Mathematics at Boston High School

Course description

Core Mathematics is a level 3 course and is the equivalent to an AS level qualification.  Students will develop their use and understanding of Mathematics to make decisions about real‐life scenarios. The content includes analysing and presenting data, using Mathematics for personal finance (including APR, AER and tax!) and modelling statistical investigations.

This course supports Mathematical skills found in Biology, Psychology, Economics or Geography.

Entry requirements

You need  ...  

- Grade 4 /5 atGCSE

- To have a strong work ethic and enjoy investigations and discussing Mathematics.


Two 1 hour 30 minutes examinations taken at the end of Year 12.

Paper 1 ‐ compulsory content

Paper 2 ‐ Optional content 2A (statistical techniques)

Future opportunities

Where are your students now?

- University of Sheffield ‐ Computer Science

- University of Leicester ‐ Medicine

- Imperial College London ‐ Biochemistry

- University of Warwick ‐ Chemistry

- University of York ‐ Physics

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Boston High School directly.

Last updated date: 16 November 2016
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