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Mathematics - GCSE at Bolton Sixth Form College

Course description

GCSE Mathematics is a one-year re-sit course for students who have not obtained grade C (4).

Course content

This is a one year re-sit course with the emphasis placed on improving performance in problem areas, and examination technique. You’ll study topics in the areas of Numbers & Algebra, Geometry & Measures and Statistics & Probability. You’ll also need to demonstrate you can apply Mathematics to real life situations and demonstrate problem solving ability.


Entry requirements

Students will have D/3 GCSE or Numeracy Level 2.


Examination in three papers following the Edexcel specification.

Financial information

No course fees are applicable for 16-18 year old learners who meet funding regulations.

Future opportunities

This course give you the opportunity to work for a grade 4 or higher, which is a requirement for many degree courses and useful in all careers.


Further information

Please visit the College website or email for further course information.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 21 September 2017
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