Further Maths AS Level at Hornsey School for Girls
The course includes Further Pure Mathematics (FP1) which covers topics such as series, complex numbers, numerical solutions of equations, coordinate systems, matrix algebra and proof. It also includes Decision Mathematics 1 (D1) which covers topics such as algorithms, algorithms on graphs, the route inspection problem, critical analysis, linear programming and matchings. The course also includes Statistics 2 (S2) that looks at topics on the Binomial and Poisson distributions, continuous random variables, continuous distributions, samples and hypothesis tests.
Students wishing to choose this course will require a minimum of an A grade in Maths at GCSE.
Each module is assessed by a written examination. There is no coursework and internal assessments will take place at regular times in the year to ensure that students are on track.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hornsey School for Girls directly.