Mathematics A Level

Level 1 Diploma
Course Location


Trafford College


Altrincham Campus

Course Overview

Mathematics has been studied for thousands of years, yet it is still a vital, vibrant and developing subject , it forms part of every aspect of modern life, for example in Science and Technology, Business and Commerce, it provides essential skills for dealing with the problems of the modern world and encourages the development of logical and enquiring minds

What’s on the course?

Algebra, Graphs, and Trigonometry plus a unit of Statistics which is the study of data and how to use it, based on pre-released material

Further Details


College 16-18

Course Start Date


Course Duration

- 2 Years


A Levels

5 GCSEs at grades 9 – 5 plus maths grade 6 and English at grade 5

There may be the opportunity for gifted students to follow a Further Mathematics programme with Manchester University.

A Level Mathematics is welcomed as a qualification for a variety of Higher Education courses. A Mathematics qualification is vital for some subjects, such as Engineering, and useful for others, such as Biochemistry.

The course is assessed through a series of interlinked written exams at the end of the 2 years.

This further education course is free for all 16-18 year olds who are a resident in the UK and the European Economic Area or have been for the last 3 years. You must be under 19 years old on 31st August in the calendar year you start your course.

For learners 19+ years old, please contact the Customer Services team on 0161 886 7070 for course and fee information

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