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Maths GCSE at Harrogate College

Course description

The AQA linear specification examines all the material at the end of the course.

Course content

The course will cover basic numeracy (fractions, percentages etc), geometry, algebra, graphs, data handling and probability. There will be opportunities later in the course to revise topics and practice exam papers under exam conditions.

It may be possible for some students to take the higher tier exams, but the majority of the course will focus on the Foundation tier.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements but students are expected to have completed secondary education.


There are 2 exams, non-calculator and calculator, and the final grade is based on the combined result from both papers.

There is no coursework for GCSE Maths.

Future opportunities

This is a Level 2 Specification and students would normally progress to other level 2 qualifications or onto level 3 Courses such as A Levels or Access courses.

Please enquire with your tutor should you be interested in A level Maths.

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: 15 April 2016
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  • Start date: Next September


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