Exam papers are tiered: Higher and Foundation
The GCSE Mathematics content has been divided into six main domains:
- Ratio, proportion and rates of change
- Geometry and measures
There is a key emphasis on mathematical reasoning, communication and problem solving skills.
Following a GCSE Mathematics course will enable learners to
develop their ability to analyse and solve challenging
problems and approach unknown situations with confidence.
These skills transfer directly into the workplace and improve
student’s future career prospects. A high level of
mathematical knowledge is essential for careers in finance,
business, education, computing, engineering, medicine and