A-Level Further Maths

Our course code: X922

Course fee: £695 or from £52 per month

Enrol on this course

Do you know your polar coordinates from your hyperbolic functions? Your vectors from your matrices? If you have a love for all things mathematical and the skills and patience to solve complex problems, then our AQA accredited Further Mathematics A-level is the course for you. With the unlimited support and guidance of your personal tutor, you’ll learn to construct and present mathematical arguments through diagrams, graphs, and symbols, develop your understanding of modelling assumptions, solve quadratic equations with real coefficients, and much more.

What’s more, you’ll be able to study at your own pace, using a variety of engaging learning methods to keep studying fun. Mathematics is incredibly useful for those who wish to proceed to university to study subjects such as medicine, engineering, or economics, as well as highly valued by employers in many sectors such as accountancy, quantity surveying, astronomy, and computer science.

This AQA A-level Further Maths course has been specifically designed to be studied online in your own time and space, with unlimited access to your personal tutor via email and telephone. You’ll have a clear induction to the course, and your assignments will be well-structured to help you develop the skills and knowledge you need to excel in your exams.

On our Further Maths A-Level, you will benefit from:

  • A brand new course, written to the latest specification with dynamic and engaging content
  • Fast track is available on this course (work as quickly as you like)
  • Access to a network of partnership exam centres (guaranteed exam venue)
  • Unlimited tutor support –Your tutor will help you write a study plan and support you throughout
  • Exam pass guarantee (If you don’t pass the first time, we’ll support you to the next exam).

Please note, you won’t be able to start this course until 30/01/21. Full details can be found below under Course Duration.

Further Maths A-Level broadens your ability to understand complex topics and problem solve at an advanced level.

  • Exam Pass Guarantee

    If you don’t pass the first time, we’ll support you to the next exam for free

  • Guaranteed exam centre

    Access to our Country-wide network of exam centres (guaranteed exam venue)

  • Unlimited Tutor Support

    Get as much help and support as you want from your personal course tutor via email and phone.

  • Awarding body: AQA
  • Our course code: X922
  • Qualification code: 7367
  • Official Qualification Title: Further Maths A-Level

The AQA qualifications are internationally recognised and taught in 30 countries around the world, highly valued by employers and universities and enable young people to progress to the next stage of their lives. AQA qualifications suit a range of abilities and include GCSEs, IGCSEs and A-levels.

Study Hours

You should allow for between 300 and 360 hours of study time plus additional time for completing assignments.

Study Method

Our course is delivered via our online learning platform as this provides learners with a dynamic and engaging experience. Don’t worry, if you prefer, you can print the learning materials yourself. The learning resources are in a range of different media including videos, e-books, and online quizzes.

Course Duration

You can enrol today but this course starts on 30/01/21. You will receive your logins to MyOxbridge (our online platform) before this date but won’t be able to access the learning materials until the course officially starts. You will benefit from our unlimited tutor support for a period of up to 24 months from the date of enrolment.

Assessment

All enrolments will be for exams in Summer/Autumn 2022. If you wish to fast track your learning, please do contact us.

For this course, you’ll be required to complete three standard A-level exams:

Exams

  • Paper one: Written exam lasting two hours, 100 marks, 33 1/3 % of A-level
  • Paper two: Written exam lasting two hours, 100 marks, 33 1/3% of A-level
  • Paper three: Written exam lasting two hours, 100 marks, 33 1/3% of A-level

We provide a guaranteed exam space in one of our exam centres around the country, to take away the hassle of needing to find your own. Check where your closest exam centre is.

Assignments 

During your course, you’ll be required to complete various assignments. These do not contribute towards your final grade but provide you with an opportunity to submit work to your tutor for marking and feedback. This will help you to monitor your progress and will be used to produce predicted grades (CAGs) if needed.

Course Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this home learning course, you will receive an A-Level in Further Mathematics, issued by AQA. Your certificate is identical to that issued to students at any other school, college or university.

This syllabus (7367) has been chosen specifically because it is the best suited to distance learning.

 

Additional Information

Official Qualification Title - Further Maths A-Level

Difficulty - Level 3

Entry requirements - It is strongly recommended that you have studied Mathematics to GCSE (e.g. Grades 6-9 or B-A*) or equivalent level before starting this course. You must already have an A-Level in Maths or be studying A-Level Maths alongside Further Maths. Further Maths isn't available as a separate course because the content involved follows a particular order in relation to A-Level Maths. If you intend to study both A-Level Maths and A-Level Further Maths with Oxbridge, we can guide you as to which topics you will need to cover.

UCAS Points - 56

Course Content

1: Module One: Overarching themes 
  • Mathematical argument, language, and proof
  • Mathematical problem solving
  • Mathematical modelling
2: Module two: Compulsory content 
  • Proof
  • Complex numbers
  • Matrices
  • Further algebra and functions
  • Further calculus
  • Further vectors
  • Polar coordinates
  • Hyperbolic functions
  • Differential equations
  • Numerical methods
3: Optional application one: Mechanics 
  • Dimensional analysis
  • Momentum and collisions
  • Work, energy, and power
  • Circular motion
  • Centres or mass and moments
4: Optional application two: Statistics 
  • Discrete random variables and expectation
  • Poisson distribution
  • Type I and Type II errors
  • Continuous random variables
  • Chi squared tests for association
  • Exponential distribution
  • Inference – one sample distribution
  • Confidence intervals
5: Optional application 3: Discrete mathematics 
  • Graphs
  • Networks
  • Network flows
  • Linear programming
  • Critical path analysis
  • Game theory for zero-sum games
  • Binary operations

Frequently Asked Questions

We have some answers to common student questions, but if you can't find the answer you're looking for then please contact us and we will do everything we can to answer your questions.

Yes. there will be additional fees for your exams that are payable to the centre upon booking Your personal tutor can provide more details. It is strongly recommended that you have studied Mathematics to GCSE (e.g. Grades 6-9 or B-A*) or equivalent level before starting this course. You must already have an A-Level in Maths or be studying A-Level Maths alongside Further Maths. Further Maths isn't available as a separate course because the content involved follows a particular order in relation to A-Level Maths. If you intend to study both A-Level Maths and A-Level Further Maths with Oxbridge, we can guide you as to which topics you will need to cover.

Yes! You study the same curriculum, take the same examinations and get the same qualification. The only difference is that the course is specially designed to be studied from home in your own time.

You will have access to your personal tutor, via email, who will mark your assignments and guide you through the course to help you get ready for your examinations. In addition, you will be supplied with a comprehensive Study Guide that will help you through the study and assessment process. Your personal tutor will be highly experienced in their subject area and qualified to teach.

You will need to pay separately for your final examinations. Additional texts may also need to be purchased to supplement your learning on the course.

This course is self-contained so no additional textbooks are required. Where there are required additional text books, we include this as free eBooks.

We are able to offer places at partnership exam centres across the UK for our students, therefore, guaranteeing an exam venue. If you choose to find your own exam centre, you can, you will need to register with them as an external or private candidate. Fees vary across the country so we recommend enquiring prior to enrolment.

That’s fine, this course can be studied anywhere and is completed by submitting Tutor marked assignments (TMAs).

Please check our FAQs section or Contact Us, we are happy to answer any questions you have.