Year 12

Whatever your individual reasons for choosing to study Mathematics further, it will always be an asset to your future and this course will be both challenging and rewarding.

The course builds on your basic understanding of Mathematics and provides the opportunity to further your skills to an extent that you will be able to analyse, diagnose and arrive at mathematical solutions to a wide range of problems, which are technical, scientific or vocational in nature.

Minimum Grade B GCSE at Higher Tier

AS Content Assessment   Method Assessment   Structure
Core 1 Mainly Algebra, graphing and their   applications. 1 ½   Hours exam.Non-calculator. 33 1/3 % of the total   AS marks16 2/3 % of the total   A level marks
Core 2 Calculus, Analysis. 1 ½   Hours exam. 33 1/3 % of the total   AS marks16 2/3 % of the total   A level marks
Mechanics 1 or Statistics 1 Choice of unit. 1 ½   Hours exam. 33 1/3 % of the total   AS marks16 2/3 % of the total   A level marks

 

A2 Content Assessment Method Assessment Structure
Core   3 Calculus,   analysis continued. 1   ½ Hours exam. 16   2/3 % of the total A level marks
Core   4 Co-ordinate   Geometry, Vectors, Calculus 1   ½ Hours exam. 33   1/3 % of the total AS marks16   2/3 % of the total A level marks
Mechanics   1 or Statistics 1 Options   depend on previous choice. 1   ½ Hours exam. 33   1/3 % of the total AS marks16   2/3 % of the total A level marks

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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