Further Mathematics AS/A Level at Hazelwick School
If you really enjoy a mathematical challenge & have been enthused by the more difficult topics in GCSE Mathematics, then you should seriously consider this course. Further Mathematics can only be taken in combination with Mathematics, leading to 2 separate A levels. Further Mathematics students will usually do 3 other subjects in Year 12. In Year 13 most them will do 4 A levels in all.
Year 12 - will consist of Further Pure Mathematics & 1 Further Mathematics option. You will choose from Further Pure 2, Further Statistics, Further Mechanics & Decision Mathematics.
Year 13 - you will study towards 4 exams which will be based on content learned in Year 12 & 13 & will be:-
Further Pure 1
Further Pure 2
Plus 2 from the following:
Further Statistics 1
Further Statistics 2
Further Mechanics 1
Further Mechanics 2
Further Pure 3
Further Pure 4
Grade 9 in Mathematics or a high Grade 8 with reacher recommendation
There will be 4 exams each lasting 90 mins (75 marks)
Mathematics A level will be of great benefit to anyone considering a degree in Mathematics or a degree with a large proportion of mathematical content.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hazelwick School directly.