A' Level Mathematics (Full AS + A2), Distance Learning Course

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  • A Level
  • Distance Learning
  • Duration:
    2 Years
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This course aims to develop a deeper understanding of some of the most important topics in mathematics which play a crucial role in the world around us, in everything from technology to our understanding of the universe. The course builds upon existing knowledge as well as introducing completely new and challenging topics.
Objectives of the A' Level Mathematics(Full AS+A2)

The objective of the course is to:

help students to gain knowledge and understanding of Mathematics direct study of the original sources
encourage and develop your enthusiasm for maths as well as give you the chance to form your own personal responses to the set texts chosen for study.
help you to further and enhance your mathematics and evaluative skills such as geometry and algebra and other additional tools to like the mechanics based questions, to use with the kinematic equations.
develop a deeper understanding of some of the most important topics in mathematics which play a crucial role in the world

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· What are the objectives of this course?

Key Topics There are many modules that make up A-Level Mathematics. The main modules are as follows: AS Level Core 1 Core 2 Mechanics 1 A2 Level Core 3 Core 4 Mechanics 2

· Requirements

GCSE Mathematics at Grade C minimum.

· Qualification

AS/A2 - A level in Mathematics. Specification: Edexcel (AS) 8371 and Edexcel (A2) 9371


What I would highlight My tutor was very helpful and was always there if I needed help or was stuck on something, she always helped and got back to me on time. I learned a lot from this course and enjoyed it very much.

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What you'll learn on the course

GCSE Mathematics

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Course programme

A Level Mathematics (Full AS + A2) Course.

How is the course structured?

The A' Level Mathematics (AS/A2) course is divided into six comprehensive modules:

AS Level Module 1 – Core Mathematics 1
Topics included:
- Algebra and functions
- Quadratic functions
- Equations and inequalities
- Sketching curves
- Coordinate geometry in the (x, y) plane
- Sequence and series
- Differentiation
- Integration

Module 2 – Core Mathematics 2
Topics included:
- Algebra and functions
- The sine and cosine rules
- Exponentials and logarithms
- Coordinate geometry in the (x, y) plane
- The binomial expansion
- Radian measure and its application
- Geometric sequences and series
- Graphs of trigonometric functions
- Trigonometrical identities and simple equations
- Intergration

Module 3 – Mechanics 1
Topics included:
- Mathematical models in mechanics
- Kinematics of particles
- Dynamics of particles
- Statics of a particle
- Moments
- Vectors

A2 Level Module 4 – Core 3
Topics included:
- Algebraic fractions
- Functions
- The exponential and log functions
- Numerical methods
- Transforming graphs of functions
- Trigonometry: looking at the secant, cosecant and cotangent
- Differentiation: using the various rules for complex functions

Module 5 – Core 4
Topics included:
- Partial fractions
- The binomial expansion
- Coordinate geometry in the (x, y) plane
- Vectors
- Differentiation
- Integration

Module 6 – Mechanics 2
Topics included:
- Kinematics of a particle moving in a straight line or plane
- Centres of mass
- Work, energy and power
- Collisions
- Statics of rigid bodies

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