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Further Mathematics A-Level at Prince Henry's High School

Course description

The course involves intensive study within a tight time schedule and is suitable for only the most able and committed students.

Course content

The A level course comprises of 12 modules. These will include modules in Core Maths, Further Pure Maths, Mechanics, Statistics and Decision Maths and leads to two A-Level qualifications; Mathematics and Further Mathematics.

Core Maths and Further Pure Maths build on the Algebra and Trigonometry learnt at GCSE. Mechanics modules consider the relationship between forces on bodies and the movement these forces cause. Statistics will develop the data handling and probability work done at GCSE. Decision Maths is about logical decision making.

Entry requirements

GCSE Maths grade A*.

Future opportunities

A Level Maths is a key to an ever-increasing number of careers and professions in Business, Civil Service, Education, Finance, Government, Industry and Scientific Research. A Level Maths can also form part of the entrance qualifications to a very wide range of vocational and academic courses (many seemingly unrelated to Maths).

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Prince Henry's High School directly.

Last updated date: 08 September 2016

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years