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A-level Further Maths at King James I Academy

Course description


Further Pure 1: Summation of series; Mathematical induction; Roots of polynomial equations; Complex numbers; Matrices.

Mechanics 1: Force as a vector; Equilibrium of a particle; Kinematics of motion in a straight line; Newton’s laws of motion; Linear momentum.

Probability and Stats 2: Continuous random variables; The normal distribution; The Poisson distribution; Sampling and hypothesis tests.


Further Pure 2: Rational functions and graphs; Polar coordinates; Hyperbolic functions; Differentiation and integration; Numerical methods.

Decision 2: Game theory; Flows in a network; Matching and allocation problems; Critical path analysis;

Dynamic programming.

Mechanics 2: Centre of mass; Equilibrium of a rigid body; Motion of a projectile; Uniform motion in a circle; Coefficient of restitution and impulse; Energy, work and power.

Entry requirements

Minimum of GCSE grade A

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact King James I Academy directly.

Last updated date: 06 November 2014

Key information

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