All Level 2 students will be expected to retake GCSE Mathematics if they do not already have a Grade C. We follow the AQA examination board and students will take a course depending on their situation.
Awarding Organisation: AQA
More information: Mr W Trimby
The Course covers four main strands:
There is an increased emphasis on functional mathematics with up to 40% of each paper focusing on applying mathematics to real-life situations.
Paper 1 – non calculator – 1 hour 15 minutes
Paper 2 – calculator – 1 hour 45 minutes
Throughout the two papers there will be starred (*) questions where it is vital that you show all your working out and pick a concise method to solve the problem.
Revision materials will be available to purchase.