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AS - Mathematics at Chase Terrace Technology College

Course description

This is a highly regarded academic discipline much valued by Higher Education Admissions Tutors and prospective employers. Six modules are studied over two years: 4 Core (Pure) and 2 Applied (Statistics or Mechanics) Three modules completed during year 12 Three further modules completed during year 13 All units are assessed via a written examination. There is no coursework. Units may be retaken but this is not a recommended path! Core 1 paper is a non-calculator paper.

Entry requirements

GCSE Maths grade B or higher.

Future opportunities

You could take this course to complement other advanced level courses or to prepare for the A2 part of an Advanced GCE in Mathematics, which could lead onto higher education in areas of Mathematics, related areas such as Engineering, Economics, Physics or more general higher education courses. With further training, you could go into a job related to Mathematics such as an Accountant, Engineer, Financial Adviser or Teacher. You could also go straight into a job as the AS GCE is a recognised qualification that will help you develop the skills, understanding and knowledge that many employers across lots of industries are looking for.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or school/college careers staff.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Chase Terrace Technology College directly.

Last updated date: 07 July 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year