GCSE Maths classes are available to adults (19+) at our Chippenham, Salisbury and Trowbridge campuses. We encourage you to apply on-line and register your interest in studying maths. You can apply for GCSE maths courses at any time from now until September 2024. Our classes start the week commencing 11th September. Following receipt of your application, we will contact you to discuss the campus, the day and time of the sessions and the options available to you. GCSE Maths is free of charge to UK residents for applicants who do not have a Grade C or Grade 4 or above at GCSE.
What will I learn?
When you sign up to study maths, we will help you develop your core skills and knowledge in number, proportion, algebra, shape and handling data.
Study, Assessment and Qualifications
GCSE Maths classes are available on Chippenham, Salisbury and Trowbridge sites. The college plans to run daytime and evening classes on each of the sites.
The focus of the course will be aimed towards GCSE Foundation level (maximum grade 5)
There will be 3 examination papers – one non-calculator and two with a calculator.
This exam is marked externally by the Awarding Body (Edexcel).
Examination dates are:
Written (non-calculator) – 16 May 2024 (am) – 1h 30m.
Written (calculator) – 3 June 2024 (am) – 1h 30m.
Written (calculator) – 10 June 2024 (am) – 1h 30m.
As part of the interview process, all applicants will complete an initial assessment.
Using the results from this and through discussion with you, we will be able to advise you about the course and whether this qualification that is most suitable for you.
Additional Costs and Information
You will be required to provide your own maths equipment which should include a calculator, paper and pens and a maths set.