Maths (Level 2)

GCSE

GCSE Mathematics helps students develop a knowledge and understanding of problem solving, reasoning, applying Mathematics in context and the functional elements of Mathematics. It will allow learners to develop and refine their problem solving strategies and build the confidence and skills required to tackle unfamiliar challenges. It prepares learners to function mathematically in the world and provides a thorough grounding for further study in Mathematics.

Exam Board/Specification

Edexcel 1MA1 Foundation and Higher

Entry Requirements

None

Progression Routes

Achieving the grade 4 will help to support A Level studies and enable progression through to university. It will also provide students with a qualification that most colleges or work environments require.

L2 Modules/Units

  • Paper 1: Non calculator
  • Paper 2: Calculator
  • Paper 3: Calculator

L2 Assessment

All exam papers require the use of a calculator.

  • Paper 1: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Paper 2: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Paper 3: 1 hour 30 minutes
Exam results201720182019
GCSE8.4% 9-7;
34% 9-5;
56% 9-4;
98% 9-1
8.24% 9-7;
33.2% 9-5;
60.2% 9-4;
93.4% 9-1
13.2% 9- 7;
38.1% 9- 5;
66.0% 9- 4;
98% 9 - 1

Table of maths exam results 2017 - 2019