Maths in Context (AS Level Only)

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Course Outline

Due to the increased mathematical content of certain A Level qualifications, students studying Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, Physics or Psychology will be required to follow this course. It will also help you gain a place at university as it carries UCAS points. The course covers a range of units including:

  • Application of Statistics
  • Linear Programming
  • Probability
  • Sequence and Growth


Unit 1: Comprehension 1 hour 40 minutes
Unit 2: Application 1 hour 40 minutes

Into the future …

Mathematics in Context qualification will be useful when you’re moving on to higher education, training or employment, as transferable skills are recognised as vital by universities and employers alike.

Click here to view the KS5 Curriculum Booklet.