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Mathematics GCSE at Caterham High School

Course description

The assessments will cover the following content headings: 

  • Number 
  • Algebra 
  • Ratio, proportion and rates of change 
  • Geometry and measures 
  • Probability 
  • Statistics 

Two tiers are available: Foundation and Higher. The qualification will be graded and certificated on a nine-grade scale from 9 to 1, using the total marks across all three papers where 9 is the highest grade.

  • Foundation tier – grades 1 to 5 available 
  • Higher tier grades – 4 to 9 available (grade 3 allowed) 

You will be expected to attend all lessons regularly and practice exam questions. A grade 4 or above is required for almost all careers in life.

Entry requirements

This course provides an opportunity for you to improve your mathematics GCSE grade if you have not already achieved a grade 4 or above.

The new GCSE grade 4 is currently equivalent to the previous GCSE grade C and the course follows the Level 2 Pearson Edexcel GCSE (9 to 1) in Mathematics.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Caterham High School directly.

Last updated date: 03 January 2017
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