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Overview

While studying Mathematics students will be expected to develop fluent knowledge,

skills and understanding of mathematical methods and concepts. Acquire, select

and apply mathematical techniques to solve problems. Reason mathematically,

make deductions and inferences, and draw conclusions.

Comprehend, interpret and communicate mathematical information in a variety of

forms appropriate to the information and context.

Costs

Past Paper Pack - £5

Revision Materials - £5

Trips

There are no compulsory trips associated with this course.

Pathways

Further Education

: A Level Mathematics

University

: Mathematics, Sciences, Engineering, Business, Accountancy

Career

: Actuary, Accountant, Analyst, Financial Manager, Meteorologist, Quantity

Surveyor, Statistician, Systems Developer, Teacher

C

ontent

Year 10

Year 11

GCSE Mathematics covers a wide range

of basic mathematical knowledge and

skills grouped into six areas:

Number

Algebra

Ratio, proportion and rates of

change

Geometry and measures

Probability

Statistics

As well as studying further topics from

the 6 areas a greater emphasis is

placed on exam technique and revision

strategies in Year 11. A full program

of past paper preparation is embarked

upon in the run up to the exam.

Mathematics