Reinforce your understanding of Maths with a Further Maths A-Level. Designed for anyone who enjoys maths and/or aspires to study maths or a science-based subject, such as engineering, at a higher level. This course provides a satisfying challenge, introducing complex topics, such as matrices, that enrich your mathematical ability. Moreover, we’ll assess how you apply that knowledge to solve problems at an advanced level. An ideal companion course to A-Level Maths, Further Maths makes transitioning to a STEM degree course much easier.
Further Maths A-Level expands on the core material found in A-Level Maths with more challenging topics. The aim is to widen your scope of maths and maximise your knowledge. To do this, you’ll engage in more sophisticated areas of pure maths. For instance, you’ll learn about sequences, vectors and 3D space. As you progress, you’ll cover topics such as statistics and mechanics, which are relevant to maths and science further learning courses.
Further Maths A-Level is useful if you want to do a mathematically-rich or STEM* degree at university, such as engineering. Why? Well, it’s because Further Maths shows you’re prepared to meet the demands of the degree. After all, you’ve studied concepts at an advanced level. In addition, A-levels are the gold standard for education in the UK. As a result, they’re are respected by employers and universities alike and open more doors for you.
* What is STEM? STEM stands for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
Whether you’re studying for enjoyment, achievement or to progress your future, there’s no denying varied course options available to you. Maths is vital to many career fields, especially within Science, Business and Computing. In addition, you might opt for areas such as Finance, Economics, Engineering, or Mathematics.
* Should you which to study an additional option, Further Pure, please get in touch
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.
You should allow for between 300 and 360 hours’ study time plus additional time for completing assignments.
You will benefit from our personal tutor support for a period of up to 24 months from the date of enrolment.
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.
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:
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.
Upon successful completion of this home learning course, you will receive an Further Maths A Level qualification, 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.
Topics to be confirmed, but they will build upon Statistics and Mechanics learned in sections 4 and 5.
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. Costs vary between test centres and please be aware that we can organise a local exam centre for you or you can choose your own.
Additional texts may 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).
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