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Mathematics GCSE at Barrow-in-Furness Sixth Form College

Course description

You will wish to gain a grade C in this subject if you have not already done so, but were close. A C grade or better in GCSE mathematics is a prerequisite for most progression whether academic (in further or higher education) or to employment. You will study topics familiar to you such as statistics and probability, number and shape, space and algebra.

You will learn concepts and practise questions, both using a calculator and without one. You will use IT tools and will work in small groups as well as by yourself.

Entry requirements

To study mathematics at GCSE level you will ideally have achieved a grade D in GCSE mathematics.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Barrow-in-Furness Sixth Form College directly.

Last updated date: 28 May 2015
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    • 1. Leave the M6 at Junction 36 and follow signs for the A590 and Barrow (33 miles).
      2. After 25 miles pass through Ulverston and then the villages of Swarthmoor and Lindal.
      3. At the third roundabout after this take the first exit, signposted Furness General Hospital and Furness Abbey.
      4. At the next roundabout take the second exit.
      5. Pass Abbey House Hotel on the left and take the first turning on the left into Rating Lane.
      6. The College is 400 yards down Rating Lane on the left hand side.