A Level Further Maths

Science and Mathematics

Science and Mathematics
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Alternative Title Further Maths
Code FM2A23S
Qualification Type GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3


If you love Maths and wish to gain breadth and depth in the subject then Further Maths is for you. The course allows you to obtain two A-Levels. You study all of A-Level Maths in your first year and A-Level Further Maths in your second year.


What you will study: 

• Further calculus 

• Complex numbers 

• Matrices 

• Decision (optional module) 

• Mechanics (optional module) 

• Further statistics (optional module) 

• Additional pure (optional module) 

There are two compulsory pure papers for Further Maths and two optional papers. Decision Maths includes solving real life logistic problems that may involve computer or road networks. Mechanics includes the study of forces & motion. Statistics is about the collection, organisation, analysis and interpretation of numerical data.

How will it be delivered?

•100% examination

Entry requirements

General entry criteria apply plus a Grade 7 in GCSE Maths and an overall GCSE average of 6.5.

Your next steps...

Many universities consider Further Maths as highly desirable for degree level courses such as engineering, computing, statistics, accounts, economics, maths and physics. A Level Further Maths is a well-respected subject by all universities and will help students even if they do not intend to study maths at university.