Mathematics

This exciting Mathematics course offers variety, challenge and interest.  The examination board is Edexcel.  There are many good reasons as to why you should study A Level Mathematics at The Streetly Academy:

  • It will help you in your other A Level subjects as well as a variety of degree courses
  • A Level Mathematics will give you transferable skills for the real world, including logical and analytical skills as well as problem solving.
  • On average people who have studied A Level Mathematics earn at least 10% more than those who have not and earning potential is huge in certain areas
  • The types of careers which lead on from Mathematics are some of the most interesting and varied
  • Very experienced teachers with a proven track record of success

Mathematics (Pure with Mechanics) AS & A Level

This course covers a basic core of Pure Mathematics with students opting to supplement this with additional modules in Mechanics.  Pure Mathematics includes algebra, trigonometry, sequences, coordinate geometry and calculus.  The Pure Maths with Mechanics course includes forces and motion.  This is particularly suited to those studying Physics and Engineering.

Mathematics (Pure with Statistics) AS & A Level

This course covers a basic core of Pure Mathematics with students opting to supplement this with additional modules in Statistics.   Pure Mathematics includes algebra, trigonometry, sequences, coordinate geometry and calculus.  The Pure Maths with Statistics course includes appropriate representation of data, averages, standard deviation and probability.  This is appropriate for students of Geography, Economics, Business Studies and Biology.  This course will equip you with many skills you are likely to need in many degree subjects as well as in a variety of different careers.

Mathematics (Pure with Decision) AS & A Level

This course covers a basic core of Pure Mathematics with students opting to supplement this with additional modules in Decision.  Pure Mathematics includes algebra, trigonometry, sequences, co-ordinate geometry and calculus.  The Pure Maths with Decision course includes Algorithms, Networks and Linear Programming.

Assessment

You will be entered for 6 modules altogether, 4 compulsory modules in Pure Mathematics, and the other 2 in Statistics or Mechanics.