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Mathematics AS & A Level at Blessed Hugh Faringdon Catholic School and Sixth Form Centre

Course description

Maths opens up a world of possibilities and expands your choices in the future. No matter how the world changes, maths will always be at the heart of life. Quite simply, maths not only helps you understand the world, it also opens up a world of opportunities! Students will be studying many areas of maths. The main part of the course is taken up by Pure Maths. This contains algebra, geometry, calculus and trigonometry. You will also study Mechanics and Statistics.

Entry requirements

Grade 6 minimum in Maths.


Mathematics A-level is assessed by exam only.

Future opportunities

A level Maths has a high academic reputation in all areas of employment and with universities and colleges. Subjects such as psychology, sociology, geography and biology all benefit from a knowledge of statistics beyond GCSE. Mathematics is important in all fields of industry and commerce so further study allows you to prepare for a range of careers. Mathematics is also an extremely important element in many degree courses; without it, further study of most sciences and engineering becomes very difficult, if not impossible.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Blessed Hugh Faringdon Catholic School and Sixth Form Centre directly.

Last updated date: 09 November 2016

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