This Maths GCSE course is for those with a minimum of grade D (or grade 3) in GCSE Maths and/or are considered by the tutors to be capable of successfully completing the course in one year. An assessment will be carried out before you begin the course.
*This course is FREE for those who have not yet obtained a grade C/4 or above in this GCSE – see below for further information.
What topics are covered?
The course will cover 6 topics:
- Ratio and Proportion
- Geometry and Measures
- Probability and Statistics
You will be assessed at the end of the year with three 90 minute exams.
Who is the course aimed at?
Those who wish to achieve a grade 4 or above in the qualification.
What are the entry requirements?
Entry on to the Maths GCSE 9-1 course is based on passing a basic skills entrance exam and interview.
What qualifications will I gain?
You will gain a GCSE in Maths.
Who is the awarding body?Edexcel
How will I learn?
You will learn in a classroom of mixed ability students using individual, pair and group activities.
How will I be assessed?
You will take three exams, two with a calculator.
How much does this course cost?
This course is FREE for those who are yet to achieve a grade C/4 or above in GCSE Maths.
Which department is this course in?DEAM (Department of English & Maths)
Where will I need to go on my first day?On your first day, please report to the Reception in the Roper Building at City Centre Campus or the Reception in the Cam Building at Somer Valley Campus, depending upon where you have chosen to do this course.
What do I need to bring?
Basic stationery and a scientific calculator.
What else do I need to know?To avoid disappointment, please make sure you apply for your chosen course early. Decisions regarding running or cancelling a course are made one week prior to the start of the course. If a course is cancelled, you will be informed and your course fees refunded in full. Please see Terms and Conditions of Enrolment.
The course will not run on bank holidays or during half term. Please check here for term dates.
Where can I find out more information?If you need help or answers to specific questions, please contact the Student Advice Centre on 01225 312191 ext. 720 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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