Introduction to the course
The Core Maths Level 3 course has been expertly designed to help students who aren't studying A Level Maths develop a deeper understanding of key mathematical concepts and how they can be applied to real-world scenarios. The qualification takes a year to complete and is equivalent to an AS level.
What will I learn?
The Maths Level 3 course covers the following content areas:
- Application of statistics
- Linear programming
- Sequences and growth
What do I need?
To enroll on the Level 3 maths course, you will need to have achieved a grade B or above at GCSE Level. The content of the course has been carefully selected to provide a route of progression from GCSE maths.
How is the course taught?
The Level 3 maths course takes a year to complete (the same as an AS Level) and is taught in a classroom setting. Students will also be expected to take the time to study the core concepts outside of college hours to increase their knowledge and understanding.
How will I be assessed?
At the end of the year, your knowledge of the Level 3 Maths syllabus will be assessed in one final, externally marked examination.
The course has been designed to aid students' understanding and application of key mathematical concepts. The knowledge gained as a result of the course can be used to support the study of other numerate A Levels (such as biology, chemistry, physics, economics or psychology) and to better understand the role of maths in the real world.
What does it lead to?
University and careers in Engineering ,Science, Finance.
Application skills in all contexts, good management skills.
3 Sep 2018 - 5 Jul 2019
Last Updated: 20 June 2018