GCSE Maths P/T (57917)
What topics are covered by the course?
What you will study You will study topics on statistics, number, algebra and geometry. The course focuses on how these areas of mathematics are connected and how the skills acquired can be applied in functional situations. Your Course Structure The course is divided into 3 units. Unit 1 covers statistics and numerical work using a calculator. Unit 2 covers numerical work without a calculator and algebra. Unit 3 covers all of the geometry material and some further algebra.
Who should attend?
Entry Requirements You will require a GCSE grade D for this course or, if you have been out of education for some time, be prepared to undertake an initial interview and numeracy assessment.
What will I be able to do on completion?
Further study Many jobs require GCSE Mathematics as a basic requirement as do Higher Education courses. Wakefield College also offers a range of courses for which GCSE Mathematics is either a requirement or very useful. Career opportunities You will need GCSE Mathematics as a basic requirement for many jobs, particularly for courses leading to careers in Nursing, Business, Engineering and Teaching.
How will I be assessed?
The three units are assessed at the end of the session; Unit 1 is worth 26.7%, Unit 2 33.3% and Unit 3 40% of the overall mark. There is no assessed coursework element for this course.
Venue Wakefield City Campus
Programme Level Level 2
Full-time/Part-time Part Time
Duration 1 year
Start Date September
Day of Week Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
Day/Evening Day, Evening
Awarding Body AQA
This Training Course is taught in classrooms in the following locations:
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