Course Duration: 2 years
Course Level: A Level
Why study Further Mathematics?
- I am keen on Maths and wish to broaden my knowledge beyond A Level
- It is very highly regarded for entry into most careers and higher education
- It is a requirement for some universities if you are considering a degree in Mathematics
- It is recommended if you are considering a higher education course or a career in fields related to Engineering or Sciences.
What does the course consist of?
- Further Mathematics gives you the opportunity to study Pure Maths, Mechanics and Statistics in more depth and also allows the option to study Decision Maths
- Some topics are new and abstract, for example complex numbers, while others deepen knowledge gained on A Level Mathematics in topics such as Vectors and Differential Equations
- In the new specification only Further Maths students will have the options to study Decision Maths.
How is this course assessed?
What might this course lead on to?
- Higher education to study Mathematics or any subject with a high maths content such as Accountancy, Chemistry, Engineering, Finance, Physics, Psychology, Statistics etc.