About the course
The A Level Course is run over 2 years, with learners completing their AS qualification in year one and continuing to do A Level in year 2.
The qualification is Pearson Edexcel Level 3 Advanced GCSE in Mathematics.
GCSE grade 5 or above (new grade system from 2015)
Grade B or above (old grade system, A-E) or equivalent qualification
We will also conduct and initial assessment to check students knowledge
A-level maths consist of many challenging new concepts, it is strongly advisable to brush up your GCSE maths skills. Here is the link to many topics:
How will I be assessed?
The examination will be in May/June
Paper 1: Pure Mathematics
Paper 2: Pure Mathematics
Paper 3: Statistics and Mechanics
The assessments are two hours each.
The assessments are out of 100 marks.
Calculators can be used in assessments.
Where is the course delivered? (facilities/classrooms)
Class is delivered at the University Studies Building (STEM) on Western Way. IP33 3SP. Free Parking on site.
The class will run once a week for 3 hours 6-9pm and you will be expected to also do work at home to support your learning.
Where will this course take me?
A-levels mathematical studies can lead to related degree courses in economics, architecture, engineering and multiple discipline in science. In addition, you will develop a valuable skills of logical thinking, problem solving and decision-making valued by employers across many sectors.
How much will it cost?
£724 but please check as you may be eligible to NSF funding and get the course for free or if not you can take out an Adult Learner Loan or pay yourself.
Days & times
Tuesday 18:00 - 21:00