Mathematics GCSE

Science and Mathematics

Science and Mathematics
Science and Mathematics
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code MAT-9-1
Qualification Type GCSE or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time

Overview

This is a stimulating and intensive course which focuses on the development of mathematical skills through various different aspects of mathematics. The course is specifically designed to meet the needs of the post-16 student aiming for a grade 4 or better. It is primarily teacher-led with three taught lessons per week plus at least one hour of independent study to consolidate your learning. 

Details

The focus of the course is on key topics that will help students achieve a grade 4 or better. It builds upon the body of knowledge that students start off with but does not attempt to cover the whole specification. There is a clear systematic approach for each lesson.

• The emphasis is on the following;

• Recall the routine facts.

• Revise the most frequently occurring exam topics.

• Repeat the revised content to become competent.

• Ready for exam – using past paper questions.

How will it be delivered?

Students are assessed by three examinations in June. Students achieving a high grade 3 will have the opportunity of entering examinations in November.

Entry requirements

The Government requires students who have not achieved a grade 4 (or higher) to re-sit GCSE or Functional Skills Maths.

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