Additional Mathematics

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Education and Training

Mode of Study
Mode of Study
Part Time Day
Location

Location
Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone

Start Date

Start Date
24 January 2022

Start Time

Start Time
16:00

End Time

End Time
18:00

Duration

Duration
10 weeks

In a nutshell

The Additional Mathematics Level 2 qualification, accredited and awarded by the WJEC, is an ideal course of study for those who wish to develop their mathematical skills in...

• Algebra

• Coordinate geometry

• Mensuration

• Calculus

• Trigonometry

This course is for...

...the most able learners who have studied GCSE or equivalent Mathematics.

...those who are planning to follow a mathematics course at AS level or a Level 3 qualification, and who may have been out of education for a period of time.

Course content

The course is designed to stretch and challenge and will help learners develop confidence in formulating and reinforcing manipulative algebraic and trigonometric skills which are contained in the GCSE Mathematics specification.

Learners will also develop knowledge, skills and understanding of mathematical methods and concepts which are further to those contained in a GCSE Mathematics specification, as well as acquiring and using problem-solving strategies.

Studying this course will leave learners well prepared for the further study of mathematics and other disciplines, allowing them to be creative in mathematics and have the confidence to engage with challenging problems.

Entry Requirements

Although there is no specific requirement for prior learning, this specification builds upon the knowledge, skills and understanding developed in the GCSE or equivalent programmes of study in Mathematics as defined by the National Curriculum.

A B grade or above in GCSE Mathematics is desirable.

Where can I study Additional Mathematics?

EPCE3552AA
Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone
(Part Time Day)
Start Date: 24 January 2022

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

Contact our Student Recruitment team

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

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