Students will study a wide range of topics, with the aim of further developing their basic maths skills. The course looks at the subject in a practical way, helping students to apply their maths to everyday life tasks, such as understanding percentages or making measurements.
How is the course structured and graded?
Assessment for entry level involves two short written exams and coursework at the end of the two-year course. The course will look at a range of mathematical areas, covering the key knowledge and skills necessary to achieve at Entry Level 1, 2 or 3.
Will this course be suitable for me?
Some students find a GCSE Mathematics course too much at this stage. This course enables students to carry on studying and improving their basic maths skills at a more accessible level, without experiencing the frustration of studying a course that is too challenging. This course is ideal for students who are taking other Entry Level courses.
What could this course lead to?
After completing this course a student could consider studying GCSE Maths at Foundation Level in the Sixth Form.