Level: 3 | Duration: 2 Years | Details: September | Exam Board: AQA
Please note all of our A Level subjects must be studied as part of a full time A Level programme. You will choose 3 A level subjects to study over two years.
What is this course about?
This is a really exciting and challenging course for those exceptionally talented mathematicians who have excelled in Maths at GCSE. The course will cover a range of more advanced and theoretical topics that are not on the normal A level Maths specification. Some of these topics include such things as complex numbers, matrices and mathematical proof. If you have an interest in studying maths well beyond A Level then this is the course for you. In 2023 63% of students achieved an A*-A in Further Maths.
Why choose this course?
This course is ideally suited to those exceptional maths students who have a desire to extend their study of maths or physics or engineering beyond college to follow a degree related course in this at university. Our team of well qualified and experienced tutors have a strong record of getting the best out of students of all abilities. For the right student this is an exciting and challenging chance to explore some new topic areas of Maths. Students will also have the opportunity to take part in super curricular activities including Mathletics Club.
A minimum of 3 x 5’s and 2 x 4’s at GCSE including a Grade 7 in Maths and a Grade 5 in English Language.
What will this course lead on to?
Mathematics and Further Mathematics are welcomed for a wide variety of degree courses, particularly in areas such as mathematics, physics, a huge range of engineering courses, and increasingly degrees associated with the financial sector and actuarial work. The precise and logical thinking developed with these degrees makes the students very marketable and highly sought after in the employment market.
How will I be assessed?
You will complete exams at the end of year two.
Two newly-built modern teaching rooms are the perfect venue. A growing VLE (Virtual Learning Environment). Course booklets will be provided
What Cronton A Level Further Maths students say?
“I have really enjoyed my time at Cronton, the tutors are extremely helpful and you get a lot of support and help with your career aspirations.” – Former A Level Further Maths student studying Biology at Oxford
“Cronton has been perfect for me with the specialist Science and Maths Centre of Excellence and the expert teachers who are really committed to your achievement. I have also loved the community feel at the College.” – Former Further Maths student studying Engineering at Loughborough
“I have always liked maths. Now I love it. Thank you.” – Former Further Maths student studying Natural Sciences at Cambridge
The Cronton Experience:
During your time at Cronton Sixth Form College, you will have the opportunity to take part in a number of different enrichment activities in your free time. These will increase your enjoyment of your studies and equip you for further success. Click the image below for more information!
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- Duration 50 hours
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
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