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Core Mathematics (Enrichment) at Samuel Whitbread Academy

Course description

One year course only. Students study a mixture of applied mathematics. This includes personal finance, modelling, statistics and probability.

Course content

Key Features

The course depends heavily on class teaching. Independent practice which consolidates understandng from this teaching is essential. Students will find this course supports A levels in Business and Economics and all subjects that use statistics, including the humanities and the ‘ologies’.

Entry requirements

• Grade 4 in GCSE Maths


• 100% external examination

Future opportunities

Mathematics beyond GCSE are much sought after qualifications and can open the door to a host of career oppportunities, many of which have no obvious link with Mathematics. The higher education courses or careers which either require or strongly prefer Mathematics qualifictions include: Economics, Architecture, Engineering, Accountancy, Psychology, Environmental Science, Computing, Information Technology and any of the Sciences.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Samuel Whitbread Academy directly.

Last updated date: 21 December 2017
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