This course is ideal for learners who have a strong interest in working with numbers and problem solving. The course covers topics such as indices, surds, polynominals, co-ordinate geometry and graphs, differentiation and integration, quadratic theory, trigonometry, sequences and series algebra, numerical methods, differential equations, vectors, force as a vector, equilibrium of a particle, kinematics and many more.
There is the opportunity to take part in a national Mathematics competition as well as attending the popular Scary Maths classes that take place at lunchtime.
This course is assessed by exams. The Units are:
- Algebra and functions
- Coordinate geometry
- Sequences and series
- Exponentials and logarithms
- Quantities and units in mechanics
- Forces and Newton’s law
- Statistical sampling
- Data presentation and interpretation
- Statistical distributions
- Statistical hypothesis testing
GCSE Maths at Grade 6 and an average points score of 5.7 or above.
This course is aimed at students who would like to progress in any career which involves Mathematics, such as Engineering, Sciences, Accountancy, Finance.