Mathematics

Mathematics can lead you onto a wide range of career pathways, including modelling and designing, actuary, financial, banking and meteorology.
  • Pathway:
  • A Level
  • Exam Board:
  • Edexcel

What Will I Study?

  • Core maths including algebra, trigonometry, calculus and series
  • Statistics – data handling
  • Mechanics – Newton’s laws of motion

How Will I Be Assessed?

End of Year 12 AS level: One core paper (2 hours) and one applied paper including Mechanics and Statistics (1 hour 15 minutes).

End of Year 13 A level: Two core papers (2 hours each and one applied including Mechanics and Statistics (2 hours).

What Could I Do Next?

There are a range of careers including modelling and designing, actuary, financial, banking and meteorology.

Subject Specific Entry Requirements

GCSE grade 6 in Maths (Grade 5 achieved on the higher paper would be considered.

Where Can I Get More Information?

Contact Mr L Cleasby, Head of Maths and Financial Literacy.

Quality Marks, Awards & Affiliations

We strive for excellence and are very proud of our achievements and affiliations.

If you believe something is missing or should be removed from the list below, please let us know.

Confederation of School Trusts logo Educate Awards Winner 2019 logo SSAT Educational Outcomes Awards 2018 logo SSAT Effective Learning Behaviour logo SSAT Climate for Learning logo Cyber Essentials Certificate logo Manchester United Foundation logo The Duke of Edinburgh logo The Cultural Diversity Standards logo The Schools Co-operative Society logo School Achievement Award logo Sport England logo Leading Edge Partnership Programme logo The Quality in Careers Standard logo Healthy Schools Manchester logo Basic Skills Quality Mark logo Whalley Range Sixth Form logo Education and Leadership Trust logo