Further Mathematics consists of the study of advanced topics in pure maths, such as complex numbers, matrices and differential equations. In both years you will also study units in statistics and mechanics, with the option of Decision Maths in year 2.
The course is taught mainly through class work where you will work individually or as a member of a small group. You are also expected to complete work outside of lessons.
Extra-curricular activities include
- visits to maths conferences
- the UK senior maths challenge (a national event)
- a national cipher challenge run by Southampton University
- maths team challenges hosted by Kingston and Surrey University