Qualifications to start the course

Students must have five GCSEs including English, Mathematics and Science graded A* – C. Additional requirements for this subject: Students must have GCSE Mathematics at grade A or above.

What you will do

  • The school offers a two-year Mathematics A Level course to students using the Edexcel exam board.

Students study the following options:

  • Pure Mathematics C1
  • Pure Mathematics C2
  • Pure Mathematics C3
  • Pure Mathematics C4
  • Statistics S1
  • Mechanics M1
  • Students complete three of the above options (C1 C2 S1) in Year 12 to complete an A/S Level.

Future prospects

A Level Mathematics is considered to be good evidence of problem solving ability. Many courses in higher education require a competence in Mathematics but in areas such as Engineering, Economics and the Sciences, a qualification in Mathematics is a must.

Courses in Finance and Business Management are simply helped by a good A Level in Mathematics.