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Further Mathematics Advanced GCE
What will you be learning?

For a full description of the course please see AS/A2 Mathematics and then add the following:

If choosing Further Mathematics, you will need to complete the Mathematics course with both Statistics and Mechanics.

At AS you will study - C1, C2, S1, M1 + D1 & FP1
At A2 you will study - C3, C4, S2, M2, FP2 & FP3

When? Start date: September.
Duration: 2 years.
How is it delivered? Usually as part of a full-time programme.
Availability: Current and continuing.
Time Slot: Daytime.

Who can do it? Age range: 16 - 19.

What will you be working towards?
Qualification: EDEXCEL Advanced GCE in Further Mathematics (100/6014/5 .
Awarding Body: EDEXCEL.
Type: A2 Level.
Sector: Mathematics and Statistics.

What happens when you have finished?
You could take this course to compliment other advanced level courses, such as Economics, Physics or more general higher education courses, or to prepare for the A2 part of an Advanced GCE in Mathematics, which could lead onto higher education in areas of Mathematics.

With further training there are a number of professions available to a pupil of Mathematics including accountancy, financial advisory services or teaching, to name a few.

You could also go straight into a job as the GCE is a recognised qualification that will help you to develop the skills, understanding and knowledge that many employers across lots of industries are looking for.

Where Can I Find More Information?
To find out more about this qualification, contact our Admissions Manager at or by phone on 01892 520902, ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or school/college careers staff.

Also see related pages: Curriculum and Prospectus