GCE A2 Level Mathematics at St Chads Catholic and Church of England High School
GCE A2 Level Mathematics
GCE AS Level Mathematics
The course is assessed by end-of-module examinations. The modular approach enables students to resit examinations to improve their grades before cashing them in for their qualification.
This course is acceptable as a preliminary to Mathematics at degree level which in turn offers a wide selection of career opportunities. ‘A’ level Mathematics is also the key subject for Engineering Courses at University. For those not going to University ‘A’ Level Mathematics has been shown to earn people 10% more in salary than other subjects. Other common careers include Statistician, Accountant, Actuary, Business Management, Economist and Computing Analyst.
You must have reached Grade B at the Higher Level of GCSE to embark on this course . You will need commitment, determination and a flair for problem solving. There is some degree of overlap with the Mechanics elements of this course and that of 'A" Level Physics which may be an advantage if you are studying both. Mathematics will also help you in other ‘A’ Level subjects such as Business Studies, Geography and Biology which involve a lot of statistical work.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Chads Catholic and Church of England High School directly.