This is a 1 year course following the Edexcel Linear (A) 1MA0 specification.
Grade range is A*-D.
Entry requirement is grade C at GCSE Maths (Foundation or Higher Tier), other qualifications will be advised of an alternative maths qualification which may lead to GCSE Maths upon successful completion.
The course has four main topic areas following the National Attainment Targets:
- Using and Applying Maths
- Number and Algebra
- Space, Shape and Measure
- Handling Data
During classes you will learn effective use of the calculator. There are regular assignments and problem-solving tasks to help you alongside the formal lectures.
There are two 1hour 30minute exams in June, one calculator and one non-calculator. There is no coursework.
- Scientific calculator (£6-£15)
- Textbook (advised in first lesson) (£10-£20)
- Course fee £185
- Exam fee £36 payable on enrolment
- Fee remission is available in certain circumstances – please contact us for more information.
Upon successful completion of the course you will be able to progress to further education or higher education in some subjects. The Higher Tier course may allow progression onto the AS Level Maths course.
2027 - Wed 12 Sep 12 / 30 weeks / Truro College / 18:30 to 20:30 / £185
Please contact us on 01872 265800 or by using the Ask a Question form for details on future classes.