AS Level Maths

Numerical Methods in AS-Level Maths (from Sep 2017):

During the year that students study for an AS-Level in Maths, they will be required to cover the following topic areas in NUMERICAL METHODS:

  • (not covered in AS-Level Maths)

These topic areas will be tested in the Pure Mathematics paper – Paper 1.


A Level Maths

Numerical Methods in A-Level Maths (from Sep 2017):

In addition to the above, students studying for an A-Level in Maths will also be required to study the following areas in NUMERICAL METHODS:

  • approximate location of roots
  • iterative methods
  • Newton-Raphson method
  • numerical integration
  • problems in context

This is done over 2 years and these additional topic areas will be tested in Pure Mathematics Paper 2.