Foundations of Advanced Maths

Past papers, mark schemes and OCR reports can be downloaded from the Past Papers page. The Specimen Paper can be downloaded under the Free Standing Maths Qualification (FSMQ) section of the OCR website. You are now allowed to use formula sheets in FSMQ examinations; see an example in the FSMQ section of the OCR website.


The dedicated book, Foundations of Advanced Mathematics, can be ordered from Amazon – please see our Free Standing Mathematics Textbooks page for more information about this book.


Please use the links below to navigate to relevant pages on our website and the Further Mathematics Support Programme FMSP) website:

FAM course content
Competence Statements
Foundations of Advanced Mathematics textbook
Free Standing Mathematics textbooks
Free Standing Maths Qualification (FSMQ) specimen paper
Example formulae sheet
Past papers, mark schemes and OCR reports
FMSP Enrichment and Extension Materials