Key Stage 5

MATHEMATICS
EDEXCEL 8371 and 9371     

THE AS and A2 LEVEL PROGRAMMES OF STUDY

AS LEVEL

Core Maths 1

  • algebra and functions
  • co-ordinate geometry
  • sequences and series
  • differentiation
  • integration

Core Maths 2

  • algebraic functions and Remainder Theorem
  • geometry of the circle
  • Binomial expansion
  • Trigonometry
  • Calculus

Statistics 1

  • representation and summary of data
  • probability
  • correlation and regression
  • discrete random variables
  • normal distribution

 

A2 LEVEL

Core Maths 3

  • functions
  • transformations of graphs
  • trigonometry
  • exponentials and logarithms
  • further differentiation
  • numerical methods

Core Maths 4

  • partial fractions
  • parametric equations
  • generalised Binomial series
  • further calculus
  • vectors

Mechanics 1

  • kinematics
  • vectors
  • statics
  • dynamics
  • moments