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Mathematics

Mathematics (Applied)

Course Delivery Overview 2018/2020
     
A Level Mathematics (Applied content)
     
Exam Board - AQA AQA Mathematics A Level Specification
     
Year & Term Course Content
Year 12 Autumn 1 Statistical definitions; Sampling Methods; Correlation and statistical diagrams; Averages and standard deviation; Outliers
Autumn 2 Probability and Venn diagrams; Probability distributions; Binomial distribution; Hypothesis testing using binomial; Large data set
Spring 1 Kinematics and travel graphs; Modelling motion
Spring 2 Constant acceleration (suvat) equations; Forces; Newton's law of motion
Summer 1 Forces on connected objects including pulleys; Vectors
Summer 2 Using technology to calculate statistics and analyse data sets
Year 13 Autumn 1 Conditional probability; Normal distribution
Autumn 2 Hypothesis testing using the Normal distribution; Hypothesis testing sample means and correlation coefficients; Large data set
Spring 1 Projectiles
Spring 2 Resolving forces and coefficient of friction
Summer 1 Moments and turning forces

Mathematics (Pure content)

Course Delivery Overview 2018/2020
     
A Level Mathematics (Pure content)
     
Exam Board - AQA AQA Mathematics A Level Specification
     
Year & Term Course Content
Year 12 Autumn 1 Coordinate Geometry; Quadratic functions; Graphs of functions
Autumn 2 Discriminant; Equations of circles; Indices and Surds
Spring 1 Polynomials; Binomial Expansion
Spring 2 Trigonometric functions and equations; Triangle geometry
Summer 1 Logarithms and Calculus
Summer 2 Exponential Modelling and Proof
Year 13 Autumn 1 Functions; Composite Inverse Functions; Transformations
Autumn 2 The Modulus Function; Sequences and Series; Algebraic Fractions; The Remainder Theorem; Binomial Expansions; Radians
Spring 1 Algebraic Proof; Further Trigonometry; Natural Logarithms; Differentiation; Implicit Differentiation
Spring 2 Integration

Further Mathematics

     
Course Delivery Overview 2018/2020
     
A Level Further Mathematics
     
Exam Board - AQA AQA Further Mathematics A Level Specification
     
Year & Term Course Content (textbook chapter)
Year 12 Autumn 1 Complex Numbers (1); Roots of Polynomials (2); Polar Coordinates (6); Series (11)
Autumn 2 Hyperbolic Functions (5); Rational Functions (4); Ellipses, Hyperbolas and Parabolas (3); Matrices (7); Matrix Transformations (8)
Spring 1 Further Vectors (9); Further Calculus (10); Proof by Induction (12)
Spring 2 Discrete Random Variable (1); Poisson Distribution (2); Type I and Type II errors (5)
Summer 1 Continuous random variables (4); Chi squared Tests (3); Confidence Intervals (6)
Summer 2 Dimensional analysis (2); Momentum and Collisions 1 (3); Work, energy and power 1 (1); Circular Motion 1 (4)
Year 13 Autumn 1 Work, energy and power 2 (5); Momentum and Collisions 2 (6); Circular Motion 2 (7); Centres of Mass (8); Moments and Couples (9)
Autumn 2 Inference – one sample t - distribution (6); Exponential distribution (4); Further Complex Numbers 1 (1); Further Complex Numbers 2 (2)
Spring 1 Further Transformations of Conic Sections (3); Further Graphs and Inequalities (4); Further Vectors (5); Further Matrices (6); Further Polar Coordinates (7)
Spring 2 Further Hyperbolic Functions (8); Further Calculus (9); Series and Limits (10); Differential Equations (11); Applications of Differential Equations (12)
Summer 1 Numerical Methods (13)