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A-Level Further Mathematics

Do you enjoy solving problems? Are you confident with algebra?

If you’re considering a maths-rich career such as engineering, science, computing, finance or economics, this fascinating and enjoyable course will broaden and consolidate your understanding of the subject. 

Further Mathematics is studied alongside A-Level Mathematics. You’ll be assessed in the form of an exam rather than coursework. Further Mathematics marks you out to future employers as a highly analytical, highly numerate individual, and if you plan to study Mathematics or a maths-rich degree at university, this A-Level will help your transition to Higher Education.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed regularly by tests at the end of each course book chapter.

What will I learn?

  • The study of series
  • Complex numbers 
  • The numerical solution of equations
  • Coordinate systems
  • Matrix algebra
  • Proof
  • Differential equations

What are my career opportunities?

  • Teacher
  • Statistician
  • Accountant
  • Engineer
  • Economist

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Further Study?

Further Mathematics touches work that is usually met in first year degree courses in mathematics, economics, computer science, physics and engineering, giving students proposing to study these subjects a flying start.

Are there any extra costs?

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