### Full Time Mathematics: Use of Maths AS/A2

Longley Park Sixth Form College

GCE A/AS Level Or Equivalent , Uncategorised

#### Course Description

Mathematics: Use of Maths AS/A2 AS Use of Maths is for students who want to learn how to apply advanced mathematics in real and interesting contexts. There is less emphasis on content than in other A Level Mathematics courses and more focus on application, understanding, reasoning and communication. You will be encouraged to apply mathematics in your other studies and interests. What will I study? AS: You will take 1 compulsory units: Alegebra And 2 further units from: Data analysis Hypothesis testing Decision Maths Dynamics Mathematical Principles for Personal Finance A2: You will take 3 compulsory units Calculus Comprehension Applications (portfolio based) The course will involve the use of IT as a tool in mathematical work and you will complete coursework for two of the units. How will I be assessed? AS: 3 written examinations A2: 2 written examinations plus one portfolio unit What can I do next? Use of Maths is particularly useful if you are interested in following a science, business or geography based career.

Mathematics: Use of Maths AS/A2 AS Use of Maths is for students who want to learn how to apply advanced mathematics in real and interesting contexts. There is less emphasis on content than in other A Level Mathematics courses and more focus on application, understanding, reasoning and communication. You will be encouraged to apply mathematics in your other studies and interests. What will I...