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Further Maths



Specification OCR MEI A Level Further Mathematics (H645) 
Contact Mr L Carne (Learning Director: Mathematics)
Entry Requirements Potential students will need to have gained an grade 8 or 9 at GCSE to be equipped for the challenge of Further Mathematics. It will need to be taken as a separate option alongside a regular mathematics option.


Is this course for me?

If you are passionate about Mathematics, then Further Mathematics gives you the opportunity to gain a much wider and deeper understanding of advanced mathematics. 

Where can it take me?

Further Mathematics is very favourably looked on by universities offering technical and engineering degrees, as well as being highly valuable for those who want to study Mathematics.

A Level Qualification Structure: 

The three overarching themes of the New A Level Further Mathematics specification are:

  • Mathematical argument, language and proof
  • Mathematical problem-solving
  • Mathematical modelling
First Year Second Year
You will expand your understanding of the number system and algebra through complex numbers and new forms of algebraic proof. You will learn about matrices and their vast and varied use in solving mathematical problems.  You will develop your understanding and application of complex numbers and matrices. You will also learn new types of functions and new ways of plotting coordinates which culminate in a true synthesis of the knowledge and techniques developed in A Level Further Mathematics.