There are no formal entry requirement however, you will be required to complete an assessment and interview to check whether this course is suitable for you.
To successfully receive a course offer, you will need to pass the initial assessment. After passing the initial assessment, you will be offered a place in the introductory period of the course (the first 6 weeks starting in September) during which time you will be assessed again to secure a permanent place on the course.
Questions in the initial assessment which will take place during enrolment will be from the following topics. All questions are at Foundation level (Grade 1/2/3).
Topics to revise for the assessment include:
Divide/ multiply integer/decimals
Negative number; +, _, X, /
Fractions; +, _, X, / , Equivalent Fractions
- Factors and multiples
Solving simple equations
- Making formula and finding solutions
3D shapes; properties
Top and side views(elevations)
- Area perimeter
Probability and statistics
Simple calculation of probability
- Average, range
Who is the course for
This course is for adult students (19+) who need a grade C/4 or above in the maths GCSE qualification in order to progress to further study or to a career.
The New Edexcel GCSE (9-1) Maths course.The syllabus content can be found on the Edexcel website (www.edexcel.org.uk)
Students are taught as a group for three hours per week. They should also do a substantial amount of homework. Lessons are on Tuesday between 6:00 O’clock and 9:00 pm.
How is the course assessed
There will be three exams that will take place in May/June 2019, two calculator papers and one non-calculator paper.
Where next - Further Studies
You can progress to further study or to a career.
You will need one textbook, costing approximately £25. Your teacher will tell you which textbook to buy at the start of the course. You will also need a scientific calculator, a ruler, compasses, a protractor, pens and pencils. Cost of textbooks (approximately £25). A4 folder and writing pad, pen, pencil, rubber, ruler, calculator and enrolment form.
How to Apply
To apply for a course choose one of these methods:
- Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
- Post - if you would prefer to submit a paper form please click here to download a copy. Please fill it out and return it to: Admissions, Harrow College, Lowlands Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA1 3AQ.
When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.