A Level Further Maths

Science and Mathematics

Science and Mathematics
Science and Mathematics
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code AA12
Qualification Type GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


Students taking Further Mathematics overwhelmingly find it to be an enjoyable, rewarding, stimulating and empowering experience. For someone who enjoys maths, it provides a challenge and a chance to explore new and/or more sophisticated mathematical concepts.

The course enables students to distinguish themselves as able mathematicians in the university and employment market, and makes the transition to a mathematics-rich university course easier.

Entry requirements

Grade 7 in GCSE Mathematics and grade 4 in English Language. You must also be studying A Level Mathematics. This course involves a significant amount of independent learning, so students must be very proficient at self-study.

Please speak to a member of the Mathematics faculty if you are considering this course.

Your next steps...

Taking Further Mathematics at A Level can lead to degree courses where there is a high mathematical content such as Mathematics, Science subjects, Engineering and Financial qualifications. Students who take Further Mathematics progress to a range of careers including Actuarial work, Engineering, Statistical work and many forms of research.