Why Further Maths? (Oxfordshire)
A day of stimulating mathematical activities for Year 10 students
Who will benefit from attending?
This day is aimed at students in year 10 who are interested in mathematics and may consider studying both Mathematics and Further Mathematics at A level. There will be opportunities to do some mathematics as well as to find out about mathematics and its applications at university and beyond. Please consider how you could ensure that at least half of the students attending are girls.
It’s a Complex World – imaginary numbers and fractals
Alexandra Hewitt, FMSP Area Coordinator
Join the Dots – Graph Theory and Gritting
Jeff Trim, FMSP Central Coordinator
Dr James Munro
Requiring athleticism of brain and body!
Materials and Equipment
Students should bring writing materials and must wear trainers.
Light refreshments will be provided during the morning and afternoon breaks, but students and staff should bring their own lunch.
This event is for Oxfordshire schools only. Please contact your local Area Coordinator for events in your area. The event is initially limited to 15 students per school, although additional places may become available after 24th May. Independent schools may apply to join a waiting list and will be notified if they have places no later than 7th June.
The day is free, but schools are required to pay a deposit of £100, which is returnable if the school attends the event. After completing the booking form, please send a deposit by cheque payable to ‘The Mathematical Institute, Oxford University’ to
University of Oxford
Radcliffe Observatory Quarter
Please write your school name and ‘Oxon Why FM’ on the reverse of the cheque
Deadline for payment of deposit: within 3 weeks of booking, or Monday 10th June 2019, whichever is earlier.
A level Further Mathematics, A level Mathematics
Mechanics, Statistics, Pure, Discrete
Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford,
Andrew Wiles Building, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter,
Mon 1st Jul 2019
10:00 - 15:30
100 returnable deposit
If you have any queries about this event, please do not hesitate to contact: