International A-level Further Mathematics

Course Description

Mathematics is the most important subject during A-level, especially for those students undertaking science subjects. Mathematics is powered by reasoning, creativity, critical thinking, problem-solving, and even effective communication. Practically every career choice uses math in some way as well as it helps us understand the world better. Students studying Mathematics may also choose to study Further Mathematics to deepen their understanding in mathematical skills. Further mathematics is particularly beneficial for those students who wish to read mathematics at a highly academic university. 

This Course at a Glance

  • Official International A-level subject awarded by Edexcel 
  • Level 3 qualification 
  • Open to International and Home student 
  • 56 UCAS tariff points
  • Achieve a qualification recognized by universities worldwide
  • Register today for September 2022 entry 
  • Blended learning (Self-studies + live online lessons)
  • Termly fee £850 group classes 

Assessment

Examination based. Assessment will take place either at a British Council office or an approved Edexcel Centre in your home country.

Pure Mathematics UnitExaminationMarks
FP1. Further Pure Mathematics 1Written examination:
1 hour and 30 minutes
33.3% of the total IAS
16.6% of the total IAL
FP2. Pure Mathematics 2
Written examination:
1 hour and 30 minutes
33.3% of the total IAS
16.6% of the total IAL
FP3. Pure Mathematics 3Written examination:
1 hour and 30 minutes
33.3% of the total IAS
16.6% of the total IAL

Application UnitsExaminationMarks
M2. Mechanics 2Written examination:
1 hour and 30 minutes
33.3% of the total IAS
16.6% of the total IAL
S2. Statistics 2Written examination:
1 hour and 30 minutes
33.3% of the total IAS
16.6% of the total IAL

Course Duration 

International A-level in  Further Mathematics is a two-year program. During the two years of studies, students will have access to live online classes as well as they will have academic mentor support and, one to one subject support. 

Course Outcome 

Upon completion of the international A-level in Further Mathematics, students will achieve an Edexcel qualification ( providing that all exams have been completed and passed). The final certificate will allow students to apply to their chosen university. Students completing International A-Levels in Further Mathematics frequently progress into degree courses in mathematics, economics, engineering, computer science, etc. Given that students develop a high level of numeracy skills and reasoning skills, many pupils like to choose career paths such as banking, technology, engineering, etc. 

Entry requirements

  • Students are required to sit an internal math assessment. This will help tutors to have knowledge of the student’s abilities in the subject. 
  • Hold GCSE Maths or equivalent. 
  • Students whose English is not their first language, are required to either sit an internal English assessment or provide an English certificate at a min level B2 in all components. 

FAQs

What is included in the cost of the course?

  • Access to learning materials
  • Live online classes
  • Weekly academic mentoring support 
  • One to one subject support
  • Examination fee
  • University application support and guidance 
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How many hours a week are students expected to study?

Students are required to undertake 5 hours of self-study per subject. In addition, students will also be required to attend 2 hours of live lessons per subjects

How does Oxford Online School work?

Oxford Online School is a fully recognized online school for the delivery of GCSE/IGCSE, A level, and International A-Level courses and examinations. It is also a co-educational school offering a blended full-time syllabus to students from all over the world including home students. 

What subjects are currently available at Oxford Online School?

Currently, we are offering: Economics; Biology; Chemistry; Physics; Mathematics and Further Mathematics and Spanish A-level.

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