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St Wilfrids Catholic High School

Cutsyke Road, Featherstone, Pontefract, Wakefield, WF7 6BD

GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Level 3
Science and Mathematics

Course Summary

Topics studied include

  • Quadratics
  • Calculus
  • Algebraic Manipulation
  • Trigonometry
  • Sequences and Series.

Course Details

Mathematics is an academically demanding but rewarding course that develops analytical and problem-solving skills.

The course has an emphasis on Pure content that will include: algebra, functions, trigonometry and calculus.

Alongside this there is Mechanics and Statistical content that will include: vectors, Newton's laws, moments, statistical sampling, distributions, data interpretation and hypothesis testing.

How will it be delivered?

Assessments will take place throughout the year to monitor progress.

The final assessment for AQA will consist of three examinations at the end of the two year course.

Entry requirements

At least a grade 6 in GCSE Mathematics.

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Your next steps...

On completion of the course, most students will progress to a University Mathematics-related course such as Mathematics, Engineering, Accountancy, Economics or similar Business-related degrees. Helpful for Science-based degrees. Highly regarded by top Universities.

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