A Level Mathematics - Block D @ The Leigh Academy

Science and Mathematics

Science and Mathematics
Science and Mathematics
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code TLA-8
Qualification Type GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


This course is intellectually demanding and only students who have proven ability at GCSE level are likely to make the transition to A Level study successfully. The majority of students who apply to study A Level Mathematics are expected to continue onto a higher education degree course. A Level Mathematics is an essential requirement for all Engineering, Accountancy and most Science and Business degree courses, as well as IT courses and Economics


AS Level (Year 1)

  • Pure Mathematics 1
  • Pure Mathematics 2
  • Statistics and Mechanics

A2 Level (Year 2)

  • Pure Mathematics 1
  • Pure Mathematics 2
  • Statistics and Mechanics

How will it be delivered?

You will be examined by final written examinations at the end of year 13.

All exams include: Pure Mathematics 1, Pure Mathematics 2 and Statistics and Mechanics, They are all equally weighted.

AS students are assessed on the same content but at an AS level.

Entry requirements

  • 5+ GCSEs 9-4
  • Grade 8 in Mathematics and 80% on core number and algebra test set in week 1

Your next steps...

This course will prepare you for an Undergraduate degree course at University.

Careers could include:

  • Mathematician
  • Teacher
  • Finance Director
  • Accountant