AS LEVEL MATHEMATICS
Why Choose AS Level Mathematics?
AS Level Mathematics is accepted by universities and employers as proof of mathematical knowledge and understanding. Successful candidates gain lifelong skills, including:
• a deeper understanding of mathematical principles;
• the further development of mathematical skills including the use of applications of mathematics in the context of everyday situations and in other subjects that they may be studying;
• the ability to analyse problems logically, recognising when and how a situation may be represented mathematically;
• the use of mathematics as a means of communication;
• a solid foundation for further study.
How are candidates assessed?
AS Level candidates take:
Paper 1: Pure Mathematics 1 (P1) 1 hour 45 minutes About 10 shorter and longer questions (75 marks weighted at 60% of total)
plus one of the following papers:
Paper 2: Pure Mathematics* CANNOT BE CARRIED FORWARD TO A LEVEL |
Paper 4: Mechanics 1 | Paper 6: Probability and Statistics 1 |
1 hour 15 minutes |
1 hour 15 minutes |
1 hour 15 minutes |
Source: Go to Cambridge International for further information