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Sir Harry Smith

Sir Harry Smith Community College

  • GCE A Level Further Mathematics

    COURSE OVERVIEW

    Students like the extra challenge that Further Maths offers.  It is an intriguing and demanding subject and develops skills to solve a variety of problems.  Further Maths complements the study of all Science A Levels and is highly regarded by universities and employers.

    The A Level course consists three broad topic areas, taught concurrently over the 3 years:

    • Further Pure Mathematics
    • Further Mechanics
    • Decision Mathematics

    ASSESSMENT

    The qualification is assessed by terminal examination. The exams comprise of three examination papers, lasting 2 hours each.

    WHERE CAN IT LEAD?

    Medicine, Computing, Accountancy, Engineering, Physical Sciences, Mathematics, Geography and associated subjects, Philosophy, Psychology.