What will I be studying?
Everyone studies Core Mathematics which consists of topics like Algebra and Trigonometry. In addition you will be able to study Statistics (for example data analysis) and/or Decision Maths (e.g. optimising), Mechanics (for example motion and forces).
What does this subject involve?
You will develop an understanding of the different Mathematical skills and techniques that will enable you to enjoy the process of Mathematics and also to develop models to solve real world problems.
A good GCSE grade (preferably A*/A)
A genuine interest in the subject
An ability to work independently
A logical mind
A qualification in Maths opens many doors. As well as the obvious links with Science and Engineering related careers, many employers look favourably upon candidates who have studied Maths to A level standard.