Mathematics with A-level Science 2010 Examinations
There has been growing concern across the science community about the use of mathematical assessments in science qualifications. This report by SCORE investigates the maths found in the summer 2010 science assessments for the biology, chemistry and physics A-levels across the unitary awarding organisations in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The objective was to find the type, extent and difficulty of maths in science A-levels and to establish if it met mathematical requirements.
Leadership Briefing issue 6.11(71)