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Maths GCSE at Cardinal Newman College

Course description

Would you like to improve your employment prospects and make yourself stand out? GCSE Mathematics is essential for your future career prospects and it is a qualification which is held in high regard by all employers. It is a valuable qualification and if you are intending to go to university to study at degree level, all university courses list it as an entry requirement. If you are thinking of an apprenticeship or a career in nursing then a Grade C in GCSE Mathematics will certainly improve your future prospects. Here at Cardinal Newman College the Maths department has a record of excellence in guiding students through their GCSE with outstanding results.

GCSE Mathematics is essential for your future career prospects and it is a qualification which is held in high regard by all employers. It is a valuable qualification and if you are intending to go to university to study at degree level, all university courses list it as an entry requirement. Here at Cardinal Newman College, the Maths department has a record of excellence in guiding students through their GCSE with outstanding results.

Course content

This is a one year course, which will be delivered in a friendly and supportive environment but you will be encouraged to attempt a re-sit in November, to free up time for your other studies. You will be set weekly achievable tasks, with regular feedback letting you know how you are progressing. You will be well supported as you try to overcome this often challenging hurdle. The two final exams are taken in the summer and will follow the same format as your GCSE exams at school with a calculator paper and a non-calculator paper.

Entry requirements

If you enrol onto a course of study at Cardinal Newman College without at least a grade C in GCSE Maths then it will be compulsory for you to take this course.

Assessment

Exam: 100%

Future opportunities

A pass in GCSE Maths can open many doors in the future and has been given even greater significance under the current government. It will allow progression to Universities, Apprenticeships and will also make you more sought after in the employment field, where competition for jobs has increased significantly.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Cardinal Newman College directly.

Last updated date: 10 August 2016
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