Further Mathematics A Level at St Bernard's High School
This course broadens and deepens the content covered in A level Mathematics and is designed to be learnt alongside A level Mathematics.
This course will suit students who can think logically, process information accurately and enjoy developing the skills to manipulate numbers and mathematical processes.
- proof, complex numbers, matrices, further algebra and functions, further calculus, further vectors, polar coordinates, hyperbolic functions, differential equations
In addition, students will study content from two of the following areas, which are yet to be confirmed:
- Statistics, Mechanics, Decision Mathematics, Further Pure Mathematics
- GCSE Mathematics Point 8.
- Students will be required to sit three examinations.
As with A level Mathematics, Further Mathematics is useful for a wide range of University courses and careers. In particular, the Sciences, Finance and Business, and Engineering.
This subject is an advantage if you wish to study Mathematics or, Pure or Applied Science at University.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Bernard's High School directly.