Specification at a glance
Subject content
 Number
 Algebra
 Coordinate Geometry (2 dimensions only)
 Calculus
 Matrix Transformations
 Geometry
Assessments
For 2024, a formulae sheet will be provided for exams. This will be added as an insert with every question paper, or you can download the formulae sheet now.
AQA Level 2 Certificate in Further Mathematics is linear. Students take two question papers. Both question papers must be taken in the same series.
Paper 1: non calculator 

What’s assessed Content from any part of the specification may be assessed 
How it’s assessed

Questions A mix of question styles, from short, singlemark questions to multistep problems. The mathematical demand increases as a student progresses through the paper. 
Paper 2: calculator 

What’s assessed Content from any part of the specification may be assessed 
How it’s assessed

Questions A mix of question styles, from short, singlemark questions to multistep problems. The mathematical demand increases as a student progresses through the paper. 
Total qualification time
Guided learning hours: 120
Total qualification time: 120