Develop your Maths skills and gain a key qualification that will enhance your future prospects.
Level: Level 2
Purpose: Improving Maths Skills
Guided Learning Hours: 140
Duration: 30 weeks (day and evening courses available)
Next Course: 17 September 2020
What are the qualifications about?
You will learn about key mathematical principles in theory and practice and develop all-round mathematical skills, from algebra to statistics.
You will develop fluency in mathematical methods and concepts, acquire techniques to solve problems, reason mathematically, and understand mathematical information in a variety of forms.
Who are they for?
If you would like to build on your Maths skills and pass GCSE Maths to help with employment or further study, this course is for you.
What do I need?
You should previously have achieved Grade D (3) in GCSE Maths to apply for this course.
Why choose Ruskin College?
Ruskin is a welcoming and inclusive community, creating the ideal environment for you to further your studies and improve your confidence. Class sizes are small and there is generous support if you need it.
What sorts of things do they cover?
The course will cover the following topics:
- Ratio, proportion and rates of change
- Geometry and measures
How will I learn and be assessed?
GCSE English is assessed by three written exam papers, with a mix of question styles, from short, single-mark questions to multi-step problems.
How long do they take?
Guided learning hours
Guided learning hours are the hours you spend learning with your training provider or on your own. The guided learning hours for this qualification are:
Usual course length
Completing the GCSE usually takes:
- 30 weeks
(Day and evening courses are available)
What jobs could they lead to?
You will gain a qualification in a key subject required by many employers, thereby transforming your employment prospects, and is an essential qualification for university study.
What would it cost me?
All our Maths and English courses are FREE as long as you do not have a GCSE qualification grade A*-C in these subjects. Find out more.