# Additional Maths Specification

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Oxford Cambridge and RSA Examinations

OCR FREE STANDING MATHEMATICS QUALIFICATION (ADVANCED):

ADDITIONAL MATHEMATICS 6993

Key Features

· replaces Additional Mathematics and Additional Mathematics (MEI);

· developed jointly by OCR and MEI;

· designed for students who will comfortably achieve Grade A at GCSE;

· provides an excellent preparation for AS study for Year 11 students;

· qualification at Level 3 attracting points on the UCAS tariff;

· content consists of four strands of pure mathematics, each with an associated application providing tasters for

A level Applied Mathematics;

· single two hour examination and no coursework;

· textbook in preparation, to be published by Hodder & Stoughton.

Support and In-Service Training for Teachers

To support teachers using this specification, OCR will make the following material and services available:

· direct access to a mathematics subject team;

· specimen question paper and mark scheme, available from the Publications Department (telephone 0870870

6622; fax: 0870 870 6621; e-mail: [email protected]);

· a report on the examination, compiled by the senior examining personnel after each examination session;

· OCR website(www.ocr.org.uk).

This unit has been developed with the support of MEI. The Professional Officers of MEI are always ready and

prepared to offer support, extra resource material and INSET training within Centres on request.

For further information about MEI, see Section 10.

© OCR 2002 Additional Mathematics QAN 100/2548/0

Oxford, Cambridge and RSA Examinations

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