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Mathematics A Level at De Aston School

Course description

Mathematics is one of the most general, and one of the most fundamental subjects that you can study. In mathematics we cover a ‘Core’ content of topics as well as diversifying into three broad applied topics - Mechanics, Statistics and Decision Maths. All in all you’ll be able to see how Mathematics dovetails into your other subjects as well as everyday life.

Special Features: Students are supplied with a set of course notes, a full programme of study for the course and homework booklets. In addition, all students will have access to a range of online and electronic resources including topic power-points, assessment materials and hints for all assignment questions.


Entry requirements

5 GCSEs at grade C or above, including English Language. A vocational qualification will be considered as an equivalent to a GCSE qualification provided that at least a Level 2 Merit has been achieved on the examination element of that course. 

Minimum of a GCSE grade B in either Maths or Additional Maths. Students with IGCSE equivalents in Mathematics will need to meet the grade B criteria. If there is no GCSE, CATs scores of 110 or above. Alternatively, the completion of a school administered test to a level that indicates an equivalent aptitude in the subject.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact De Aston School directly.

Last updated date: 18 March 2015

Key information

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