# Mathematics AS and A Level

## Science and Mathematics

#### What will you be working towards?

Code |
TPT11 |

Qualification Type |
GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent |

Qualification Level |
Level 3 |

Course type |
Full Time |

#### Overview

This course will develop a students skills in the principles of Pure Mathematics and apply them to Statistics and Mechanics.

#### Details

Pure Mathematics (approx 2/3): Proof, algebra, graphs, sequences, trigonometry, logarithms, calculus, vectors, functions, numerical methods, differential equations.

Statistics (approx 1/6): Working with a large dataset, probability, modelling, hypothesis, testing, Binomial and normal distribution.

Mechanics (approx 1/6): Kinematics, forces, Newton's Law, Motion under gravity, friction, moments.

#### How will it be delivered?

AS Mathematics is assessed by 2 components at the end of Y12:

Pure Maths and Statistics

Pure Maths and Mechanics

A Level Mathematics is assessed by 3 components at the end of Y13:

Pure Maths

Pure Maths and Statistics

Pure Maths and Mechanics

#### Entry requirements

GCSE Mathematics grade 6 or above.

#### Your next steps...

Career prospects are infinite. Mathematics opens up the possibility of careers in medicine, banking and insurance, commerce, marketing, accountancy, engineering, research and design, educaton, government and public services, research statisticians, managers, administrators, manufacturing, industry and the armed forces to name a few. Naturally, A Level Mathematics is a very highly valued subject in the eyes of universities and other institutes of Higher Education.