A Level Statistics offers students who have a good understanding of Maths at GCSE level the chance to study how Statistics are applied to make sense of the world around us. The specification focuses on using and applying Statistics. Statistics can be useful for students who need the skills and techniques for the study of and careers related to: Biology, Medical Science, Sports Science, Economics, Geography, Psychology and Business Studies. Many subjects at Degree level require the ability to work confidently with data. A Level Statistics will be very useful in both assisting you in these courses, as well as demonstrating your ability to process and analyse data. An A Level in a Mathematical related subject is valued highly by both employers and universities. There are many career options available to Statisticians: www.statslife.org.uk/careers/types-of-job
|Qualification name||GCE A Level in Statistics|
|Awarding organisation||Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)|
|Course type||Classroom based|
|Course start date||1st September 2021|
|Cost description||Part of 16-19 funded programme of study|
At least 5 GCSEs at grade 4 or above including Maths and English Language, with at least a grade 5 in Higher Tier GCSE Maths.