## OCR AS Level Mathematics A (H230)

The assessment of the OCR AS Level Maths **A** is based on 2 written papers that are outlined below.

OCR AS Mathematics **A **Paper 1: Pure Mathematics and Statistics

Paper 1 will count for 50% of the overall AS grade and will be 1 hour 30 minutes in duration.

There are a possible maximum of 75 marks set in to 2 sections: Approximately 50 marks for Pure Mathematics and approximately 25 marks for Statistics.

Three themes are applied across all content:

- Mathematical argument, language and proof.
- Mathematical problem solving.
- Mathematical modelling.

OCR AS Mathematics **A **Paper 2: Pure Mathematics and Mechanics

Paper 2 will count for 50% of the overall AS grade and will be 1 hour 30 minutes in duration.

There are a possible maximum of 75 marks set in to 2 sections: Approximately 50 marks for Pure Mathematics and approximately 25 marks for Mechanics.

Three themes are applied across all content:

- Mathematical argument, language and proof.
- Mathematical problem solving.
- Mathematical modelling.

## OCR Year 1 and AS Level Mathematics A Books

## OCR A Level Mathematics A (H240)

The assessment of the A Level Maths A specification is based on 3 written papers that are outlined below.

OCR A Level Mathematics **A **Paper 1: Pure Mathematics

Paper 1 will count for 33.33% of the overall A Level grade and will be 2 hours in duration.

There are a possible maximum of 100 marks.

Three themes are applied across all content:

- Mathematical argument, language and proof.
- Mathematical problem solving.
- Mathematical modelling.

OCR A Level Mathematics **A **Paper 2: Pure Mathematics and Statistics

Paper 2 will count for 33.33% of the overall A Level grade and will be 2 hours in duration.

There are a possible maximum of 100 marks set in to 2 sections: Approximately 50 marks for Pure Mathematics and approximately 50 marks for Statistics.

Three themes are applied across all content:

- Mathematical argument, language and proof.
- Mathematical problem solving.
- Mathematical modelling.

OCR A Level Mathematics **A **Paper 3: Pure Mathematics and Mechanics

Paper 3 will count for 33.33% of the overall A Level grade and will be 2 hours duration.

There are a possible maximum of 100 marks set in to 2 sections: Approximately 50 marks for Pure Mathematics and approximately 50 marks for Mechanics.

Three themes are applied across all content:

- Mathematical argument, language and proof.
- Mathematical problem solving.
- Mathematical modelling.

## OCR A Level Mathematics A Books

## OCR AS Level Mathematics B - Mathematics in Education and Industry (MEI) (H630)

The assessment of the AS Level Maths **B** (MEI) syllabus is based on 2 written papers covering content from 3 areas:

- Pure Mathematics
- Mechanics
- Statistics

Further details are outlined below.

OCR AS Mathematics **B (MEI) ** Paper 1: Pure Mathematics and Mechanics

Paper 1 will count for 50% of the overall AS grade and will be 1 hour 30 minutes in duration.

There are a possible maximum of 70 marks. Component 1 will assess content from areas 1 and 2 (Pure Mathematics and Mechanics).

Three themes are applied across all content:

- Mathematical argument, language and proof.
- Mathematical problem solving.
- Mathematical modelling.

OCR AS Mathematics **B (MEI)** Paper 2: Pure Mathematics and Statistics.

Paper 2 will count for 50% of the overall AS grade and will be 1 hour 30 minutes in duration.

There are a possible maximum of 70 marks: Component 2 will assess content from areas 1 and 3 (Pure Mathematics and Statistics).

Three themes are applied across all content:

- Mathematical argument, language and proof.
- Mathematical problem solving.
- Mathematical modelling.

## OCR Year 1 and AS Level Maths B (MEI) Books

## OCR A Level Mathematics B - Mathematics in Education and Industry (MEI) (H640)

The assessment of the A Level Maths B (MEI) assessment is based on 3 written papers that are outlined below.

OCR A Level Mathematics **B**** (MEI)** Paper 1: Pure Mathematics and Mechanics

Paper 1 will count for 33.4% of the overall A Level grade and will be 2 hours in duration.

There are a possible maximum of 100 marks. Component 1 will assess content from areas 1 and 2 (Pure Mathematics and Mechanics).

Three themes are applied across all content:

- Mathematical argument, language and proof.
- Mathematical problem solving.
- Mathematical modelling.

OCR AS Mathematics **B (MEI)** Paper 2: Pure Mathematics and Statistics.

Paper 2 will count for 33.4% of the overall A Level grade and will be 2 hours in duration.

There are a possible maximum of 100 marks. Component 2 will assess content from areas 1 and 3 (Pure Mathematics and Statistics).

Three themes are applied across all content:

- Mathematical argument, language and proof.
- Mathematical problem solving.
- Mathematical modelling.

OCR A Level Mathematics **B (MEI)** Paper 3: Pure Mathematics and Comprehnsion.

Paper 3 will count for 27.3% of the overall A Level grade and will be 2 hours in duration.

There are a possible maximum of 75 marks. Component 3 will assess content from area 1 (Pure Mathematics) (areas 2 and 3 are assumed knowledge).

Section A: 60 marks on the pure core content.

Section B: 15 marks on a previously unseen comprehension passage based on the pure mathematics content of the specification.

Three themes are applied across all content:

- Mathematical argument, language and proof.
- Mathematical problem solving.
- Mathematical modelling.