GCSE Mathematics - PT Evening
You would normally have a grade D/3 in GCSE Mathematics, a Level 1 or 2 Functional skills Maths or equivalent. However, there are no set entry requirements. Before starting the course, you will be assessed for suitability and to agree the level you can study. Prior qualifications will be used where appropriate.
Who is the course for
Achieving at least a grade C/4 in GCSE Mathematics can open up a wide range of new opportunities including promotion at work, university entrance, training courses (teaching/accountancy) or access courses. In addition, you will acquire skills which you can apply in many aspects of your everyday life.
The New Edexcel GCSE (9-1) Maths course. The syllabus content can be found on the Edexcel website (www.edexcel.org.uk). Core topics are listed below:
- 1 Number
- 2 Algebra
- 3 Ratio, proportion and rates of change
- 4 Geometry and measures
- 5 Probability
- 6 Statistics
- 2.5 hours of classroom tuition per week, in the evening.
- e-learning using Century and directed self-study.
How is the course assessed
There will be three exams that will take place in May/June each year. One non-calculator paper and two calculator papers. All exams are one and a half hours each.
Where next - Further Studies
Your next step might include university entrance, training courses (teaching) or access courses.
Where next - Job Opportunities
Gaining a GCSE Mathematics 4-9 can provide an entry point into a wide variety of career options and other further study.
If you require more information, you can contact Candy White – School Administrator on 01895 471130 (Term time only), or the College Information and Guidance team on 01895 853333.
How to Apply
To apply for a course choose one of these methods:
- Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
- Post - download an application form here , or use the form in the prospectus. Fill it out and return it to: Student Records/Admissions, Uxbridge College, Park Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1NQ.
When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.