In this Further Maths Level 1 course the trainer will cover the following topics:
- Complex numbers
- Preparing for the new A-level Maths & FM specifications will also be addressed.
By attending this course and covering the topics you should be to achieve the following using a Casio graphic calculator:
Solve any quadratic equation with real coefficients: solve cubic or quartic equations with real coefficients (given suficient information). Add, subtract, multiply and divide complex numbers in the form x + iy. Convert between the Cartesian form and the modulus-argument form of a complex number.
Multiply and divide complex numbers in modulus-argument form. Add, subtract and multiply conformable matrices; multiply a matrix by a scalar. Calculate determinants on 2x2 matrices. Calculate and use the inverse of non-sigular 2x2 matrices.
Qualification: AS-level Further This course is most suited for professionals teaching AS-level Further Maths in the UK.
Level 1: No previous experience required.
required preparation & equipment
None required. Calculators will be provided for the training course.