16 Plus Maths is sat by students wishing to enter the sixth form of an independent school. Most often students will sit exams in their desired A Level subjects, so usually between three and five subjects. The 16+ exams generally require a good understanding of the subjects’ GCSE syllabi but as the schools are testing for potential, candidates will be pushed and be given questions where their knowledge is stretched.
Firstly, the GCE A Level Maths course is one of the most popular A levels as it’s highly regarded by employers and institutions. The curriculum typically involves six modules including different types of maths: a mixture of core, statistics and mechanics. If you also choose to study Further Maths, you will look into doing another six specialist modules over the two years. In addition, Maths is a great subject that can suitably be combined with most other A Levels.
A tutor working through Osborne Cawkwell can prepare a student for the 16+ entrance exams, as well as provide support once the student has started their new school.
16 Plus Maths tutors through Osborne Cawkwell have prepared students for day and boarding schools all over the UK, as well as the top London schools, including: Bradfield College, Charterhouse, Cheltenham Ladies’ College, City of London School, City of London School for Girls, Clifton College, Highgate School, Rugby School, Sevenoaks School, St Paul’s School and Westminster School.
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