A-level Further Mathematics is seen by employers and universities alike as a demanding subject and alongside A-level Mathematics is listed as one of the facilitating subjects by Russell Group universities. The Further Maths course allows you to gain a wider and deeper understanding of mathematical concepts and techniques in Pure, Decision and algebraic This part of the course is an increasingly relevant branch of Mathematics and is particularly of use to those students who wish to study Computer Programming or get involved in strategic decision making. This subject compliments the other STEM subjects you may be choosing alongside.
How will it be delivered?
Further Maths will be assessed in the summer exams through three examinations. There is an online support package in place to support your independent learning in addition to your teacher.
Due to the academic demands of this course, you will need to have achieved a minimum of a grade 8 in GCSE Maths.
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You can expect to be sought after by most universities and will be particularly attractive to Russell group universities like Imperial College London.