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Further MathematicsAS LevelA2 Level

Further Maths is for you if you have also chosen to take AS & A2 Mathematics, you enjoy the subject and want to take it further as you are very good at mathematics and enjoy solving difficult problems. A Level Maths and Further Maths can lead you into any field at degree or in employment, for example, Actuarial, Accountancy, Business and Finance, Surveying, Engineering, Information Technology, Environmental, Education and Scientific.

We are a member of the Further Maths Support Programme which organises and encourages collaborative working between other local centres offering this A Level. Further Maths will occupy slightly fewer timetabled lessons than other subjects as you will be taking Maths alongside.

Course Content

Pure Maths – 1 exam of 1 hour 40 minutes, worth 50% of final mark. Topics include: Complex Numbers, Matrices, Series, Algebra and Functions, Proof, Vectors and Calculus.

Applied Maths – 1 exam of 1 hours 40 minutes, split into two sections:

Decision – Algorithms on Graph Theory, Linear Programming, Critical Path Analysis.

Mechanics – Momentum and Impulse, Work, Energy and Power, Elastic Collisions in 1D.

Key Facts

  • Course Level AS/A2 Level
  • Assessment Breakdown Examination 100%
  • Assessor Edexcel
  • Entry Requirements Minimum 5+ Levels 4-9. 7+ in Maths GCSE. Must take alongside Mathematics.
  • Online Learning Materials Interactive courses on our VLE including forums and online assessment