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    Hi, sorry if this question has been asked before.
    I just want to know all about these modules, which is the hardest? Which is the most fun? Are the any particularly hard chapters? Is the jump from the previous module large or small? Which are the most relevant to different university courses?

    Btw, You don't have to say fp3 will be hard to self teach because I'm not self teaching no matter what I take, I'll have a teacher.

    Thanks, in advance.
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    For what it's worth, even though you're not self-teaching, I self-taught FP3 and it really wasn't that bad. I hate to think how badly I'd have done if I self-taught M4 or S4.

    Anyway, as for relevance to uni courses, if you're going to do Maths or Computer Science then definitely do FP3... the more FP modules the better for this kind of thing. If you're going to do Physics or Engineering, do M4. If you're going to do Economics, Biology, Psychology, etc... then do S4.

    I can't tell you what's in each module because it varies from exam board to exam board, but FP3 will probably expand on things like complex numbers and differential equations. If you're on OCR then FP3 will also introduce group theory, which is just plain cool. S4 and M4 are very much like or hate -- some people hate stats, some hate mechanics, some people love both; essentially, that's really down to what you find interesting.

    Personally I loved doing FP3 (OCR), it was probably my favourite module.
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    (Original post by nuodai)
    For what it's worth, even though you're not self-teaching, I self-taught FP3 and it really wasn't that bad. I hate to think how badly I'd have done if I self-taught M4 or S4.

    Anyway, as for relevance to uni courses, if you're going to do Maths or Computer Science then definitely do FP3... the more FP modules the better for this kind of thing. If you're going to do Physics or Engineering, do M4. If you're going to do Economics, Biology, Psychology, etc... then do S4.

    I can't tell you what's in each module because it varies from exam board to exam board, but FP3 will probably expand on things like complex numbers and differential equations. If you're on OCR then FP3 will also introduce group theory, which is just plain cool. S4 and M4 are very much like or hate -- some people hate stats, some hate mechanics, some people love both; essentially, that's really down to what you find interesting.

    Personally I loved doing FP3 (OCR), it was probably my favourite module.
    I must admit the FP3 course (edexcel) does look really interesting! Some of the integration and differentiation looks amazing. And i want to do maths anyway so it will probably be more beneficial.
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    (Original post by Hoody93)
    I must admit the FP3 course (edexcel) does look really interesting! Some of the integration and differentiation looks amazing. And i want to do maths anyway so it will probably be more beneficial.
    and is also pretty easy to self teach compared to the other's
 
 
 
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