A Level Mathematics
5 GCSEs 9-4
For automatic entry into this qualification you need to be awarded a minimum of a grade 7 at GCSE Maths. Grade 6 at GCSE Maths will be considered, but only in discussion with the Head of Maths.
Content relating to the subject qualification
Year 12 AS Mathematics
The units taught in the first year are the following:
Year 13 A Level Mathematics
The units taught in the second year are the following:
Assessment of the qualification
All units are assessed via a written paper only and have no coursework attached. There are 2 units in the first year to complete the AS Mathematics as a stand-alone qualification. Then 3 units in the 2nd year to complete the A Level. (Note: no results from AS Mathematics can contribute to A Level)
From this course you could go and move onto the following courses:
You could also apply for jobs in the following sectors:
We often have Maths enrichment days at local universities for all ages, depending on the nature of the sessions. Where pupils get the chance to see Mathematics in action. These are usually at University of Kent or the University of Greenwich.