This subject is part of the International Baccalaureate (IB) programme.
Mathematical studies provides the academic acclaim of having taken your studies of mathematics to Level 3 in a more applied way and supports a wide range of university options, including medicine and social sciences. The use of graphics calculators is an integral part of both courses. Please note mathematics Higher Level is not available.
You will be assessed through written examinations and coursework. The maths coursework consists of two investigations and in maths studies the coursework involves a project on a subject chosen.
Mathematics Standard Level gives a solid grounding for university subjects requiring a high level of mathematical evaluation such as chemistry and biochemistry. This subjects supports a wide range of university options including medicine and social sciences.
You need at least six GCSEs in the 6 to 9 range in a breadth of subjects including English, Maths and Science.