Presentation on theme: "Maths is your Future Your name Quite soon it will be up to you to choose what you study… ….but are you making an informed choice?"— Presentation transcript:
Maths is your Future Your name
Quite soon it will be up to you to choose what you study… ….but are you making an informed choice?
What are your options for mathematics post-16? GCSE Mathematics – keep going to get a good grade Science, Technology, Engineering courses – developing and improving your mathematics skills AS level in Mathematics or Use of Maths – 1- year courses to extend what you have done at GCSE A level Mathematics – 2 year course AS/A level Further Mathematics – extends and broadens the range of mathematical skills and applications
What do you want out of your future career? I want to enjoy my work I want the opportunity to travel and meet interesting people I want to earn LOADS OF MONEY! I want to do something worthwhile
Average Hourly Pay Figures from the Office for National Statistics show the median hourly earnings by qualification level in 2010
Studying maths helps develop other skills Logical Skills Analytical Skills Problem Solving Resilience As well as Numeracy
Versatile Qualification for your Career Prospects Finance-Actuarial Work, Accountancy, Banking Financial Modelling Business- Logistics, Traffic Planning, Project Management, Business Consultancy Statistics- Medical Statistics, Market Research, Government Statistics Teaching/Lecturing