Mathematics in Context (Core Maths) at The Rochester Grammar School
This course is intended for students who do not anticipate a need for Mathematics in their future studies. In particular, the course covers the display and analysis of data in a variety of forms and there is an emphasis on real-life situations and the application of Mathematics to tangible problems.
Students who have chosen to study A levels in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Psychology and Economics but are not taking A level Mathematics will also be required to take this course.
GCSE Mathematics at grade 6.
In order to gain access to The RGS Sixth Form, students must obtain 5 GCSE grades at A*-B (5+) including English Language and Mathematics.
100% external assessment: two written papers at the end of the two year course, each being of 1 hour 40 minutes in duration. Papers 1 and 2 are both calculator papers assessing both comprehension and application skills.
If you wish to study at RGS, please apply directly to the school.
Application forms and further details can be found on the school website www.rochestergrammar.medway.sch.uk.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Rochester Grammar School directly.