Maths

Mathematics involves specific focus on the core elements of algebra, geometry, trigonometry and calculus combined with application to statistical and mechanical problems. Studying Mathematics helps us to create graphics, build websites, design skyscrapers and generally understand how things work. You will also learn to create models to analyse and solve complex problems, process, interpret and evaluate data and construct mathematical arguments and proof. 

Where can this course lead?

Maths and Further Maths are very versatile qualifications which help facilitate other subjects, as well as being well respected by employers. Maths and Further Maths enables students to think logically and analytically.

Maths is a really useful subject for the progression to university being an essential or preferred subject for many courses.

What do students think? 

“Our lessons stretch me to think about Maths from different angles, enabling me to tackle a variety of challenging problems.”  

Who could be teaching me?

Mathematics A Level is lead by our vastly experience Head of Department, Mrs Davies, who is supported by Deputy and Assistant Heads of Mathematics, Mr Close and Miss Jones and Mrs Murray.

Student Destinations

  • George went on to study Chemical Engineering at Sheffield University. 
  • Luke secured a prestigious degree level apprenticeship with Airbus after his A grade. 

 

Entry Requirements

Grade 7 in Mathematics

Assessment

Exam Board - Edexcel

Assessment

100% Exam

When?

100% Year 13

Average Class Size

15