Further Mathematics is studied alongside Mathematics and should be taken as part of a four A level programme. The course develops and extends the topics covered in Maths A level and enables students to study further important modules of pure maths and a wider range of applied modules. There is also the opportunity to achieve an AS level in Further Maths.
If you really enjoy Maths and are good at it then this is the course for you!
Students are required to provide a graphical/statistical calculator. Further guidelines will be given later in the year as to the particular model that will be used at Cadbury.
- A minimum of five GCSEs, two at grade 6 and three at grade 4, including English.
- Minimum Grade 7 in GCSE Maths
- Desired G-Score of 6.3
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Further Mathematics is an A level that is highly regarded by both Universities and Employers. Students with Further Maths commonly take up highly paid professional careers in a variety of areas. These include Finance and Actuarial work, Architecture, Business Analysts, Operational Research and all types of Engineering.
This is a very valuable option for students considering degrees in Mathematics, Computing, Physics, Engineering or Economics.