## What is further math HL in IB?

The IB DP further mathematics higher level (HL) course caters for stu- dents with a very strong background in mathematics who have attained a high degree of competence in a range of analytical and technical skills, and who display considerable interest in the subject.

**Is A-Level Further Maths harder than IB?**

SPOILER: IB further maths is harder.

**What is Further Maths equivalent to?**

two A-levels

Further Maths is equivalent to two A-levels. It incorporates the entirety of the Maths A-Level and the more challenging Further Maths A-level.

### Is Further Maths harder than method?

Specialist mathematics is taken to be more difficult than mathematical methods which is taken to be more difficult than general mathematics. For mathematics, the subjects are compared against each other as well as against all other studies.

**Is Further Maths difficult?**

It can be difficult to hit the top grades in further maths because of its sheer complexity. Most students struggle to get their heads around regular maths, and further maths is a big step up from this. Since it stands out amongst the A levels as being difficult, it is undoubtedly a huge step up from GCSE.

**Is IB HL math harder than a level math?**

Thanks Bondgirl, His Maths teacher has now confirmed that the IB higher Maths is harder than A level Maths.

#### Is it worth doing Further Maths?

Further Maths is also highly desirable, if not required, by many top universities for Mathematics, Science and Engineering courses, as well as Computing and Economics. It may be studied alongside, or after, A level Mathematics.

**Is Further Maths useful for Oxbridge medicine?**

% of Oxford medicine successful applicants who had further maths: 8%. Rep:? You’ll earn badges for being active around the site.

**Is Further Maths harder than specialist?**

## Can you get an A * in AS further maths?

AS and A level Further Mathematics are two separate qualifications that can be taken alongside or following AS/A level Mathematics. They both broaden and deepen the maths covered in AS and A level Mathematics.

**How hard is HL Math AA?**

So now talking about IB, HL AA is extremely hard even if you were top of your maths class at GCSE. And the reason is because it actually requires intense critical thinking and CONCEPTUAL understanding, which GCSEs just doesn’t examine.

**Is math AA SL or AI HL harder?**

Although Maths HL is of the same level as Maths AA HL, the syllabus amendment made it easier. And Maths AI, because it is applied maths, it would be simpler compared to AA.

### Do Unis care about further maths?

**How many people get a * in further maths?**

The proportion reaching the top grades has also decreased, with 24 per cent getting an A*, down from 28.1 per cent last year, and 53.1 per cent getting an A or A* – down from 57.5 per cent last year. A total of 97.8 per cent passed the course, up from 97.6 per cent last year.