As well as building on algebra and calculus introduced in A-level Mathematics, the A-level Further Mathematics core content introduces complex numbers and matrices, fundamental mathematical ideas with wide applications in Mathematics, Engineering, Physical Sciences and Computing.
Assessment is based on four papers which carry an equal weighting. Each paper will have a duration of 1 hour 30 minutes.
Paper 1 and Paper 2 – These papers will be based on any of the core pure mathematics studied in the course.
Paper 3 and Paper 4 – These papers bring an element of choice and will be taken from further pure, further statistics, further mechanics or decision maths.
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