6th Form IBCP AS Mathematics

BTEC or AS/ A2 levels: AS

Grade ranges: Level 1-7

Exam Board: IBCP

Method of assessment:

Controlled assessment:20%
Final examination: 80%

Length of course: 2 years

Information about the course to include units covered

The course covers the following units, which are then assessed through a combination of the controlled assessment and final examination;

Number and Algebra

Descriptive Statistics

Logic, Sets and Probability

Statistical Applications

Geometry and Trigonometry

Mathematical Models

Calculus

During the two years students complete a controlled assessment with a title of their choice. The controlled assessment functions on the application of a selection of the units above, demonstrating their comprehension of the units through an investigative platform.

Students MUST buy their own Scientific Calculator, approximate cost is £50.

Entry requirements:

GCSE Grade 4+ in English & Maths, with three other subjects C or above

Possible exit routes:

All the various Engineering degrees ( e.g. Civil, Mechanical, Electrical ) at University, Science (Physics, Chemistry, Micro-Biology, Biology, Geography, Environmental Science, Biochemistry, Medicine, Forensic Science, Pharmacy, ICT Programming, Medicine.