Economics is based on the study of the factors that influence income, wealth and well-being. It is a social science that incorporates mathematics and statistics at its heart.
Business Studies is based on decision making and problem solving, using qualitative and quantitative methods.
Chemistry makes extensive use of mathematical models, visualisations and calculations.
Many of the subjects studied in Colleges and Sixth Forms rely on sound mathematical skills and knowledge. This often involves knowing how to apply simple but powerful mathematical ideas in practical settings.
The study of Computer Science requires many of the thinking skills also associated with the study of Mathematics.
Biology has been revolutionised by developments in computation and statistical analysis.