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Mathematics GCSE (Mature) at Burntwood School

Course description

This is a one year course where students continue to work on the National Curriculum Attainment Targets : Geometry and Measure, Number, Ratio, Proportion and Rates of Change, Algebra and Statistics and Probability. Most lessons are teacher led, although there are plenty of opportunities for independent and group work. In order to improve a GCSE grade, students are expected to demonstrate a high level of commitment, including at least three hours homework per week.

Entry requirements

All sixth form students who have not gained at least a standard pass in Mathematics must attend GCSE Maths

Further information

A GCSE in Mathematics is an essential qualification for any school leaver. Employers will always ask for a qualification in Mathematics because it is a necessary subject in almost every job. In particular, it is required for careers in which the subject forms the main function of the job, e.g. interpreting data, presenting facts and figures, accurate calculation, making predictions and planning strategies for future growth. It is now required for entrance to university

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 11 October 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September