GCSE Maths is a 1-year Part Time course in which you’ll improve your maths skills, and study towards either a Foundation (grades 1 – 5) or Higher (grades 4 – 9) GCSE qualification, this will be discussed with you by your tutor. This course is suitable for those wanting to improve their CV, gain access to university, enhance employment opportunities, to support children in their studies or for personal satisfaction.
The course will take place as a 2.5-hour session, once a week, with the option of attending at either Lancaster & Morecambe College’s main campus, or Morecambe Learning Centre. Evening sessions will be considered according to demand.
The final exams take place in May/June and involve three 1.5-hour exams (1 non-calculator, 2 calculator) with results available around the 3rd week in August.
There is no formal entry criteria for this course, however candidates are required to sit a short assessment to evaluate current skills, alongside an interview. This will be arranged through our Admissions Team on receipt of an online application.
The course requires a good level of commitment, including a high level of attendance and punctuality, to avoid missing important information and topics. Home study is an important part of the programme to ensure effective development and retention of skills.
Topics to be covered will include:
Ratio and Proportion
Geometry and Measure
Pythagoras and Trigonometry
Probability and Statistics
Students may choose to continue their studies within College by progressing onto one of the following courses:
Access to HE
This course can also open up opportunities to a range of university courses and career prospects requiring GCSE Maths.
If you would like to apply for this course, please click 'Apply' in the top right, follow the steps, and our Admissions Team will be in touch with you.
For more information, advice and guidance please phone Student & Learning Services on 01524 521385 or 0800 306306 or email email@example.com
Course code: B33388
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