A-Level Maths

A-level Maths demonstrates a level of intelligence and sharpness of mind that will be attractive to employers and universities regardless of the specific role or course you want to get into. This A-Level course introduces you to all the advanced concepts you need to be familiar with to gain this qualification, such as coordinate geometry, curve sketching, and calculus.

Whatever your background or your plans, an A-level in maths will sharpen your thinking and boost your credentials, and is essential for anyone wishing to study maths or a maths-related subject at degree level.

A-levels are the gold standard for education in the UK, recognised by universities and employers alike as a mark of significant achievement. Having an A-level demonstrates a thorough understanding of a subject, A-levels will boost your career prospects and will open up new opportunities for you. This A-Level Maths course has been written to the latest specifications and has been designed to give you the best possible chance of success.

You’ll have everything you need to succeed, starting with a clear induction and well-structured assignments to help you to develop the skills and knowledge you need to prepare for the exam.

You will benefit from:

  • 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)
  • Administration and 5-day assignment marking is included
  • Access to a network of partnership exam centres (guaranteed exam venue)
  • Pro-active personal tutors – we contact you, help you write a study plan and support you throughout.
  • Exam pass guarantee (If you don’t pass first time, we’ll support you to the next exam)

A-level Maths demonstrates a level of intelligence and sharpness of mind that will be attractive to employers and universities regardless of the specific role or course you want to get into.
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)

Proactive tutors

We contact you, help you write a study plan and support you throughout.

Awarding body: Edexcel
Our course ref: A001
Qualification code: 9MA0

Edexcel is the UK’s largest awarding organisation offering academic and vocational qualifications in schools, colleges and work places in the UK and abroad. They have been helping people succeed in life through learning for nearly 2 decades. Edexcel is a multinational education and examination body.

Study Hours

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

Course Duration

You will benefit from our personal tutor support for a period of up to 24 months from the date of enrolment.

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.


All enrolments now will be for exams in Summer 2020.

Official exams

  • 2 hours, 33.3% of marks (calculator)
  • 2 hours, 33.3% of marks (calculator)
  • 2 hours, 33.3% of marks (calculator)

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.


During this course, you will be required to complete the following:

  • 1 introductory assignment
  • 10 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 gauge your progress as you work through the course. There is no coursework to complete.

Course Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this home learning course, you will receive an A-Level in Maths, issued by Edexcel. This syllabus has been chosen specifically because it is the best suited to distance learning. Your certificate is identical to that issued to students at any other school, college or university.

Additional Information
Level 3
Entry requirements
It is strongly recommended that you have studied Mathematics to GCSE or equivalent level before starting this course.
UCAS Points
Section 1
Pure mathematics 1
  • Algebra 1
  • Indices and surds
  • Coordinate geometry
  • Quadratics
  • Trigonometry 1

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 which will help you through the study and assessment process. Assignments are marked by your personal tutor within 5 days. 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.

Yes. there will be additional fees for your exams that are payable to the centre upon booking Your personal tutor can provide more details.

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.

Caring team
Mark Andrews

Friendly, fast and efficient staff. Oxbridge are an organisation that really cares.

An edge to new opportunities
Clare Watson

I decided to do this course because the company I work for is expanding and so I’m hoping the extra credentials will give me an edge to new opportunities. I’m really self-motivated which I think is good for distance learning. I don’t think I would have been able to fit this in if I had to attend college, so home learning is great for me.

Even though there isn’t a tutor or teacher there when I am learning I know that any queries I may have will be answered promptly – I struck lucky with my tutor.

Good for future employers
Adam Lucas

I was discouraged from doing this A-Level course at school due to my less than pleasing GCSE results, but I really wanted to do it because I knew it to be a highly regarded subject that looks good to future employers. I’m glad I have the opportunity now.

An absolute asset
Sandra Kilburn

My course advisor was excellent – she is an absolute asset to your company – really knew what she was talking about. My course arrived quickly after purchase and I’m looking forward to starting the next unit.

Very happy
Richard Saddler

Very happy with the quality of feedback from tutors. They are very quick to reply and are full of support. I will go on to do the next level once I have passed this stage.

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