GCSE Mathematics

The aims of the course encourage pupils to develop confidence in, and a positive attitude towards, Mathematics and to recognise the importance of Mathematics in their own lives and to society. This qualification prepares pupils to make informed decisions about the use of technology, the management of money, further learning opportunities and career choices. The new GCSE specification (9-1) includes (briefly): Number, Algebra, Geometry, Statistics, Probability, Ratio and Proportion, Problem Solving and Mathematical Reasoning.