Further Mathematics (Edexcel)

Minimum Entry Criteria

Guarantees a place on the course: 8 in Maths

Board

Edexcel

Outline of the Course

  • Further Pure Maths 1: Proof, Complex Numbers, Matrices, Further Algebra & Functions, Further Calculus, Further Vectors.
  • Further Pure Maths 2: Complex Numbers, Further Algebra & Functions, Further Calculus, Polar Co-ordinates, Hyperbolic Functions, Differential Equations.
  • Optional Paper 3C: Further Mechanics 1: Momentum & Impulse, Collisions, Centres of Mass, Work & Energy, Elastic Strings & Springs.
  • Optional Paper 3D: Decision Maths 1: Algorithms & Graph Theory, Algorithms on Graphs I, Algorithms on Graphs II, Critical Path Analysis, Linear Programming.

Assessment

 

Type of Assessment

Duration

Weighting

1

Examination: Further Pure Maths

1 hour 30 minutes

25%

2

Examination: Further Pure Maths

1 hour 30 minutes

25%

3

Examination: Optional Paper: Mechanics

1 hour 30 minutes

25%

4

Examination: Optional Paper: Decision Maths

1 hour 30 minutes

25%