Pure Mathematics A Level

Older teenager, Advanced Maths Student

If you enjoy Maths and want to develop your knowledge and abilities further then this Maths A level is ideal for studying from home.

This course will prepare you thoroughly for the examinations with activities and self assessment tests. Each lesson reflects an individual section of the syllabus and details how it fits into the broader subject of Maths.

As you progress through twenty two tutor-marked assignments your Tutor will give you invaluable feedback and insights into the Maths and Mechanics Subject.

M1 Pure Maths 1(Unit MPC1)

  • Algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • Integration

M2 Pure Maths 2 (Unit MPC2)

  • Exponential
  • Logarithms

M3 Further Pure Maths 1 (Unit MFP1)

  • Complex Numbers
  • Linear Equations

M4 Pure Maths 3 (Unit MPC3)

  • Algebraic Functions
  • Coordinate Geometry

M5 Pure Maths 4 (Unit MPC4)

  • Vectors
  • Further Coordinate Geometry

M6 Further Pure Maths 2 (Unit MFP2)

  • Hyperbolic Functions
  • Matrices


The Maths A level exams are assessed in May/June each year. There are 6 examination papers each lasting 90 minutes. Students who complete the first 3 modules can sit the AS examination if they wish and carry their marks forward to the full A level in following years.

Maths and Further Pure Maths A Level and Home Education FAQs

The Maths Course has been specifically written to prepare candidates for the AQA examination boards Maths  A level Qualification. The syllabus numbers are

  • As level – 5361
  • A2 level – 6361

When you start your course with us you will agree an examination date or dates with your Student Adviser.  Your support period is then up to this examination date.

Normally speaking we would expect students to have a minimum of 4 good GCSEs in order to start the Maths and Further Pure Maths A level course.  This must ideally include a grade B or above in Maths GCSE/IGCSE at higher tier or equivalent.

If you feel you have other qualifications  or experience which would enable you to start the course, please call one of our student advisers on 0800 0111 024 and we can discuss your suitability for the course.

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