Mathematics

GCSE (Edexcel)

Through this course, you will develop fluent knowledge, skills and understanding of mathematical methods in six key areas of mathematics;

  1. Number
  2. Algebra
  3. Ratio, proportion and rates of change
  4. Geometry and Measures
  5. Probability
  6. Statistics

Building on the work completed at Key Stage 3 you will apply the skills you acquire across the subject to solve problems, reason mathematically, make deductions and inferences, and draw conclusions.

You will be following the Edexcel GCSE in Mathematics (1MA1). Depending on your prior attainment, you will either follow the Foundation course (Grades 5-1) or Higher course (Grades 9-4).

You will be assessed by sitting all three papers at the end of your course. There is no coursework.

Paper 1 1 hour 30 min 33.3% Non-calculator 80 marks
Paper 2 1 hour 30 min 33.3% Calculator 80 marks
Paper 3 1 hour 30 min 33.3% Calculator 80 marks