Course Details

  • For anyone who’d like to go onto university and study in a variety of subject areas – from medicine and computing to engineering and design – a good, solid knowledge of maths is essential to success, and is relevant to an incredible number of systems, processes and roles in the working world.

    This A-Level in Mathematics will develop those skills that will help you to succeed both at university and in your future career, with an emphasis on logical thought and problem solving. In the core module, you’ll build upon knowledge learnt at GCSE in areas such as arithmetic, algebra, trigonometry and geometry, along with the introduction of new topics like calculus.

    You’ll also take a closer look at statistics, which are a vital part of almost every profession. You’ll collect data and explore different ways to present, analyse and understand what it means, particularly in the context of a business.

  • Please Click Here to view the specific entry requirements for our 16-18 Study Programmes.

    Work Experience is a vital part of the course and you will be supported in finding a work placement relevant to your study.

  • All assessment for this A-Level in Maths will be done via exams at the end of each module, three in year one, and three in year two.

  • If you want to continue on to study mathematics at university, this A-Level will definitely help you on your way. It will give you the opportunity to study other subjects too, such as Accountancy, Physics and Engineering, as many universities value the skills learnt on this course.

    There is also a huge range of careers related to maths, with salaries that are generally higher than average. These include roles in computing, engineering, banking, science and even law!

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  • A-Level courses like this one are completely free for anyone aged 16-18 and progressing from school.

    If you don’t fall into this category, there may be tuition fees to pay. But don’t worry, there is plenty of financial support available to help you afford college. We’ve put together all the different funding opportunities that you might be eligible for, ranging from grants and bursaries to dedicated loans for education.

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  • Our course enquiries team is on-hand to answer any questions you might have about this qualification, the application process, enrolment, or anything else about life at The Manchester College.

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