Core Mathematics Level 3 at Shenley Brook End School
Core Maths is designed for post-16 students who want to continue studying
mathematics but not at AS or A level. The qualification will help you retain, deepen and extend your mathematics to be better prepared for higher education and
Core Maths will help you understand and apply clear, mathematical reasoning to real-life problems, analyse and interpret data in various contexts and confidently deal with everyday financial maths. Most courses include a financial maths element helping you to understand the impact of interest rates on loans and investments.
You will need a grade C or above in mathematics at GCSE.
Universities have already come out in strong support of Core Maths qualifications; even subjects like history now recognise the importance of statistics and problem solving skills learned studying Core Maths. Employers from all different sectors are also firmly behind Core Maths qualifications. Many roles in today’s workplace require high levels of budget management and problem-solving skills; Core Maths will equip you with these skills.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Shenley Brook End School directly.