• Course
    Overview
  • Units and
    Structure
  • Entry
    Requirements
  • Student
    Support

Course Overview

Successful completion of this course will provide candidates with a GCSE mathematics. This can lead to a range of career opportunities and improve job prospects.

Duration
1 year part-time
Awarding Body
AQA
Course Fees
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Units and Structure

Candidates will study the following areas of mathematics:

  • Number and Algebra
  • Geometry and Measures
  • Statistics and Probability

Entry Requirements

You'll need to have:

Candidates will be expected to undertake an initial assessment in both English and mathematics and a diagnostic assessment in mathematics, and attend for interview before a place on the programme can be offered.

Those candidates not at the required entry level will be offered other programmes of study which will prepare them for entry at a later date.


For equivalent qualifications see our Entry Requirements Explained page.

Tutors and Student Support

Student Support and Facilities

As a student, you’ll have access to a wide range of facilities, services and support, including:

  • Step outside the classroom  and access our state of the art facilities as well as 3 huge Learning Resource Centres with thousands of resources to use
  • With hands-on experience you’ll be prepared for employment with a competitive edge.
  • A dedicated impartial careers advice team to help you on your future path
  • Our wide range of courses means that we can offer the right paths to get you where you need to be
  • Our Hub campus is right in the heart of the town centre meaning you can find your way to us easily
  • Outstanding student support throughout your studies with us.

Apply or Enquire

Want to know more or chat to us?

Have any further questions about this course? You can contact someone specifically about it by using the details below or filling in the enquiry form.

Skills for Life Team
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skills.forlife@don.ac.uk

Make an enquiry

Course Enquiry Form
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Want to apply for this course?

You'll need to have:

Candidates will be expected to undertake an initial assessment in both English and mathematics and a diagnostic assessment in mathematics, and attend for interview before a place on the programme can be offered.

Those candidates not at the required entry level will be offered other programmes of study which will prepare them for entry at a later date.


For equivalent qualifications see our Entry Requirements Explained page.


GCSE Grades are changing from 2017. Need to know more? Click here for information.

Application & Enrolment

To apply for this course, please complete our online application form or download a printable form.

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