# training Courses

# FURTHER MATHS LEVEL 1

(AS FURTHER)

**COURSE CONTENT:**

In this Further Maths Level 1 course the trainer will cover the following topics:

- Complex numbers
- Matrices
- Preparing for the new A-level Maths & FM specifications will also be addressed.

**LEARNING OBJECTIVES:**

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.

**LEVEL**

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.