Further Mathematics extends the understanding gained in A Level Mathematics to higher levels. It is advantageous to students who are considering studying Mathematics at university. Also, students who wish to study Physics or Engineering at degree level will benefit from meeting the Mathematics they might need at this stage of their education.
At a glance: Further Mathematics A Level
Specific Entry Requirements: Grade 7 in Mathematics
Teacher to contact: Mr Billy Adamson
Is this the course for you? Are you interested in: The language of the universe? How real life situations are modelled with Mathematics? How decisions are made based on statistics? Computer programming? Mathematics for its own sake?
Progression: Beneficial for students intending to study Mathematics, Computing or Engineering at a higher level.
Teaching Methods: Interactive teaching, discussion, investigation and experiments. Use of technology and graphic calculators.
Exam Board: Pearson