Maths

Knowledge of Mathematics is useful in many career paths… even if it doesn’t seem like it!

We will help you with applying mathematical problems to real life scenarios, and provide you with coaching for top universities.

Entry Requirements

Grade 6 in GCSE Mathematics
2 x Grade 6 in GCSE Science OR 6-6 in GCSE Combined Science

What will I study?

Statistics 

  • The selection and representation of data
  • Using calculations to interpret data
  • Predicting patterns and trends

Mechanics

  • The maths behind the physical state of rest
  • Reactions of a body under the action of forces
  • Modelling situations using differential equations

Pure Mathematics

  • Algebraic techniques
  • Cubic functions and higher polynomials
  • Calculus
  • Determining the maximum/minimum outcome or rate of change between two variables

How will I be assessed?

The course is assessed through examinations taken in the June of Year 13.

There will be two papers on Pure Mathematics and one applied papers consisting of a Mechanics section and a Statistics Section.

Further Education and Careers in Maths

Courses you could study at university include:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Maths
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Physics

Careers which require a Maths qualification include:

  • Acoustic Consultant
  • Actuarial Analyst
  • Actuary
  • Astronomer
  • Chartered Accountant
  • Chartered Certified Accountant
  • Data Analyst
  • Data Scientist
  • Investment Analyst
  • Research Scientist
  • Software Engineer
  • Sound Engineer
  • Statistician

Preparation Work

Please look at this work which will prepare you for your studies.