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Further Mathematics A-level

To continue to develop your Maths problem-solving and analytical skills this course allows you to study further core areas. This subject includes algebra and functions, sequences and series trigonometry followed by the study of decision Maths.

You are not permitted to take Further Mathematics without also studying A-level Mathematics as part of the Business or Science Pathways.

What do I learn?
Your study will include:
• unit 1 - further pure maths 1
• unit 2 - decision maths 1
• unit 3 - decision maths 2
• unit 4 - further pure maths 3
• unit 5 - further pure maths 4
• unit 6 - statistics 1 or mechanics 1.

There is no formal coursework assessment on this course but you will undergo a number of timed examinations.
What do I gain?
Your Further Mathematics AS level can be a stand-alone qualification or lead on to A2 study. You will have your own specialist personal tutor who you will meet individually or as part of a group tutorial and they will help you set review and achieve your targets.

There is an extensive programme of support to help you make higher education decisions and move on to university. The vast majority of A level students progress successfully to higher education.

There is an extensive programme of enrichment opportunities on offer and you will be encouraged to select from a range including volunteering, work experience, sport and performing.
What do I need?
Minimum 6 academic GCSEs at A*-C (4) including English Language and Maths but excluding PE, Dance, Catering i.e. subjects with a large practical component.

This subject is by invitation only, minimum grade 6 in GCSE Maths (offered alongside A-level Maths).
What can I do next?
You could go on to higher level study on a degree course in maths, engineering or the pure sciences or alternatively enter employment.
What else do I need to know?
For more information on International entries, please contact international@activatelearning.ac.uk.

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2SFALVL40R Full-time Kings Road, Reading


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Start Date :

Monday 03 September 2018

End Date :

Wednesday 24 June 2020
2 Years 16 to 18 EU tuition fee : £40.00
19 to 23 Concession EU tuition fee : £40.00
24+ Loan EU tuition fee : £1,987.00

Please note - Fees may be subject to change


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