Numeracy Skills (Pre-GCSE Mathematics)

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Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area

Mode of Study
Mode of Study
Part Time Evening

City of Newport Campus

Start Date

Start Date
17 January 2023

In a nutshell

This course will focus on covering the essential topics and skills found in the WJEC GCSE Foundation exam specification.

The course is designed to help you develop the practical skills you need to use mathematics in everyday life. It will strengthen your knowledge and equip you with a maths toolkit to aid you throughout real-life situations.

With many professions and courses now requiring a C or B grade in GCSE Mathematics, this course will aim to fill in any foundational gaps in knowledge and allow future GCSE learners to make accelerated progress at intermediate tier.

This course is for...

... adults who are looking to improve their own numeracy skills.

... those wanting to study WJEC GCSE Mathematics at Intermediate Level in the future.

Course content

Taught by experienced GCSE lecturers, the course will cover a substantial proportion of the current WJEC GCSE Foundation specification. This includes:

  • Number
  • Measure
  • Statistics
  • Some aspects of Algebra
  • Some aspects of Geometry
  • Some aspects of Probability
  • Develop problem solving skills

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Additional information

This course will be assessed internally, with the opportunity to sit an internal examination at the end for those wanting to achieve a Coleg Gwent certificate of completion.

Where can I study Numeracy Skills (Pre-GCSE Mathematics)?

City of Newport Campus
(Part Time Evening)
Start Date: 17 January 2023

This course may be available at other dates, times or campuses, please click to view your options.

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

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