Further Mathematics

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Exam Board – AQA

Qualification – A Level 7357

Entry requirements – GCSE grade 5 in English and grade 8 in Maths; you must also study A Level Mathematics and gain your target grade in assessments for A Level Mathematics and Further Mathematics throughout the course

Course specification

This course will appeal to you if you are interested in, and have the ability to study, Further Maths. If you would also like to pursue Maths at university, or your chosen higher education course is likely to have a demanding mathematical content, then this course will enhance your knowledge.

You will develop your understanding of mathematics and mathematical processes in a way that promotes confidence and fosters enjoyment. You will develop abilities to reason logically and recognise incorrect reasoning, to generalise and to construct mathematical proofs.

Syllabus content

Further Pure:

  • algebra
  • differentiatio
  • integration
  • complex numbers
  • graphs
  • matrices

Decision Maths:

  • devising algorithms which converge towards a solution
  • graph theory
  • networks
  • linear programming

Students are examined by:

  • examinations
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