AS Level Maths

Sequences & Series 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 SEQUENCES & SERIES:

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


A Level Maths

Sequences & Series 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 SEQUENCES & SERIES:

  • more binomial expansion, nth term
  • increasing, decreasing and periodic sequences
  • sigma notation
  • arithmetic sequences and series
  • geometric sequences and series
  • sequences in modelling

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