This GCSE will help learners to develop confidence in, and a positive attitude towards, mathematics and to recognise the importance and relevance of mathematics to their everyday lives and to society.
This course will enable learners to appreciate the coherence, creativity, elegance and power of mathematics.
Functional Skills Level 2 or a GCSE grade 3 in Maths.
WHAT STUDENTS WILL LEARN:
Students will develop problem-solving skills, and answer questions that span more than one topic area of the curriculum.
Students will be able to make mental calculations without the aid of a calculator, make estimates, understand 3-D shapes, use computers and other technological aids, collect data, and understand and use the statistical problem-solving cycle.
Students can progress to Level 3 once they have achieved a Grade 4 or above.