Mathematics (Fast Track) - AS Level - Year 1

This course is ideal if you would like to study Mathematics in more detail and enjoy mathematics. The course runs alongside two other subject A levels. This course is very intense and designed for those students who have a real passion alongside exceptional ability for the Mathematics. The opportunity to revert to the standard two year A level is available if more suitable.

By taking this fast track course you will study the full A Level Mathematics in the first year and the full A Level Further Mathematics qualification in the second year.

Further Mathematics will improve your understanding of the ways in which mathematicians, scientists and engineers communicate mathematically and will introduce you to a new and interesting range of topics. Students are encouraged to take the TMUA/STEP examinations if they wish.

How will I be assessed?

The course is assessed by written exams. You will be assessed within the first six weeks of the course to assess how are progressing

What do I need?

You will need to achieve at least 5 GCSEs with 2 at Grade B/6 and 3 at Grade C/4.

Additional Requirement: Grade A/7 in Maths

Where can it take me?

  • Halesowen College - an exciting range of higher level courses, including Teaching and HNC/Ds in Applied Biology, Applied Chemistry, Computing and Graphics, Web Design & Multi Media
  • University - related degree such as Mathematics, Science, Medicine, Computing & Engineering, Medicine, Physics, Engineering, Philosophy

Additional information

We are able to offer support if students would like to be entered for the STEP/TMUA examinations.

Any other A Levels can be studied alongside A Level Further Mathematics.

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