Mathematics (Further) AS/A Level at Beverley High School
There is no coursework in this specification.
You must also study Mathematics to do this course.
AS Level - Three modules will be studied:
Further Pure Maths 1, Decision 1, Decision 2.
Teaching will be shared equally between BHS and BGS.
There will be two 60-minute lessons per week at each school.
A Level - Three Modules will be studied:
Further Pure Maths 2, Further Pure Maths 3, Mechanics 2/Stats 2.
The teaching will be shared as in Y12.
AS Level - Grade A* or A in GCSE Mathematics.
A Level - Satisfactory performance in Y12; Grade E or higher at AS.
AS Level - One 90-minute examination unit for each Decision 1 and Decision 2 and Further Pure Maths 1 will be taken in June of Y12.
A Level - One 90-minute examination unit for each of Further Pure 2, Further Pure 3 and Mechanics 2 will be taken in June of Y13.
Although most universities do not state that A level Further Mathematics is as an entry requirement for Engineering and Science based degree courses, it is a distinct benefit to have this qualification if you would like to study at one of the more prestigious universities. Also an AS or A2 qualification in Further Mathematics is recommended for studying Mathematics, Engineering and Science based courses at university.
Students will be set approximately 1 hour of work from every mathematics lesson. This work should be completed for the next lesson with that teacher.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Beverley High School directly.