You can find syllabuses and information about CIE teacher training events on the CIE Website
GCE Advanced Subsidiary and
GCE Advanced Level 9709
List of formulae and tables of the normal distribution
For examinations in and after 2006, the AICE (Half Credit) Mathematics: Statistics (0390) syllabus and
the AS Higher Mathematics (8719) syllabus will no longer be available.
Copies of syllabuses, past papers and Examiners’ Reports are available on CD ROM and can be
ordered using the Publications Catalogue, which is available at www.cie.org.uk under ‘Qualifications
& Diplomas’ – ‘Order Publications’.
MATHEMATICS 9709 (2007)
The syllabus has been designed to allow Centres flexibility to construct Mathematics courses appropriate to their
candidates, in terms of both the content studied and the depth of study. Thus the syllabus enables shorter courses to be
constructed leading to the Advanced Subsidiary (AS) qualification and longer courses to be constructed leading to the
Advanced Level qualification.
Syllabus content is broadly based on previous syllabuses but has been revised to update the syllabus and give
The AS Mathematics syllabus has been designed to be suitable for candidates who would formerly have studied for
Additional or Subsidiary Mathematics.
The syllabus is intended to provide continuity from O Level or IGCSE Mathematics courses.
The content has been divided into two roughly equal halves with candidates taking two papers for AS Mathematics and
four papers for the Advanced Level qualification.
Candidates for A Level Mathematics take four papers of which two may have been taken at an earlier examination
session for an AS Mathematics qualification. Alternatively, candidates may...