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Mathematics GCSE at Beacon Academy (Beacon Community College)

Course description

This course is designed for young people who have previously studied GCSE Mathematics and achieved a grade D

Course content

Subject Content & Assessment

Edexcel linear GCES Maths foundation where a grade C can be achieved. The purpose of this course is to enable students who earned a grade D to raise it to a grade C

Entry requirements

Entry requirements

Grade D at GCSE.


Learning Methods

The class is small, the rate of work is high, with the expectation that students will spend at least the same amount of time on homework as they spend in the classroom.

The focus is on revision and exam style questions. This course covers the same material as the GCSE Maths course studied in years 10 and 11 and is condensed to fit into two-and-a-half terms.

Future opportunities


Grade C or above in Mathematics is often a requirement made by employers, Colleges and Universities

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Beacon Academy (Beacon Community College) directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Course code: Mg