A grade 8 or above in Maths is preferred and a grade 7 is required. Further Maths must be taken as part of a 4 subject A Level programme and students must meet the College entry requirement for this.
Why Should You Take This Course?
Students who take Further Mathematics demonstrate a strong commitment to their studies, as well as learning Mathematics that eases the transition to any Mathematics-related degree. For someone who enjoys Mathematics, it provides a challenge and a chance to explore new and more sophisticated mathematical concepts. Please note, Maths with Further Maths counts as two A Level options.
During the two years, the following applications are studied:
How will I be assessed?
At the end of the first year you will sit exams that make up an A Level in Maths. In the second year you will take an A Level in Further Maths.
Are there any special expenses?
Students are advised to provide a graphical calculator and have access to a computer. You are required to have a Casio FX991EX calculator.
What could I do next?
This qualification is desirable for many careers and a number of Higher Education courses, including Engineering, Maths and Physics.
If you wish to apply for 2021-2022 academic year, please complete the online application form.