A fantastic Maths qualification gained in just one year for those not wanting to study a full A Level Maths course. Core Maths is a Level 3 qualification which holds UCAS points for University. This course is particularly suitable for those students who are studying the following A Level subjects; Psychology, Economics, Business Studies, Chemistry, Biology, Geography, Computer Science, and are not planning on doing A Level Maths alongside. The course provides support with the maths content in these subjects.
- Course Information
This course is particularly suitable for those students who may not be considering A Level Mathematics, but are looking to study the following A Level subjects:
- Business Studies
The course has a more problem solving approach with real world maths applications that are required in the course content of the subjects listed above.
Some examples of what you will cover include:
- Analysis of data
- Maths for personal finance
- Statistics and probability
- Critical analysis of given data and models (including spreadsheets and tabular data)
Another benefit of Core Maths is that some universities have lowered entry requirements given that you achieve a good Core Maths grade.
- Entry Requirements
A minimum of 5x Grade 5s, including Maths.
- Progression Pathway
If you enjoy mathematics, and are looking to solidify your knowledge in the subject area, aiding your other studies in the process using real life application, then choose Core Maths at Runshaw College.
- National Careers Service
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