GCSE & Functional Skills in Maths

OCR MATHEMATICS (9-1) (J560)

OCR’s GCSE (9–1) in Mathematics provides a broad, coherent, satisfying and worthwhile course of study. It encourages learners to develop confidence in, and a positive attitude towards, mathematics and to recognise the importance of mathematics in their own lives and to society. It enables learners to:

To view full course specification click OCR GCSE Mathematics Specification

AQA FUNCTIONAL SKILLS MATHEMATICS LEVEL 1/2: LIFE SKILLS (AQA8361/8362)

Functional skills requirements are integrated within GCSE Mathematics. Reasons for taking Functional Skills at KS3 might include securing essential skills as a foundation for progression at GCSE. The focus is on:

There is both Level 1 and Level 2 available in this course. The Level 2 course is equivalent to a Mathematics GCSE in terms of employment.

To view full course specification click AQA Functional Skills Mathematics Specification

LEVEL 1 FUNCTIONAL SKILLS

LEVEL 2 FUNCTIONAL SKILLS

NOTE: Students will be streamed to the appropriate qualification based on GCSE results and the College Diagnostic exam. Examining Boards may be subject to change.

OCR ENTRY LEVEL FUNCTIONAL SKILLS (ELM) (R449)

Students achieving an Entry Level 3 will be able to progress into L1 Functional Skills Mathematics.

To view full course specification click OCR Mathematics Entry Level Certificate Specification

NOTE: Students will be streamed to the appropriate qualification based on GCSE results and the College Diagnostic exam. Examining Boards may be subject to change.