How will I be taught?
Your tutor will use a variety of teaching methods to accommodate different learning styles and ensure that you achieve your full potential. The course will be taught in a relaxed and informal atmosphere, where your individual needs are catered for. Teaching, learning and assessment are carried out through formally taught sessions, discussion, group work, and supported with worksheets and resource books, practice papers, home study, feedback and evaluation.
What do I need to bring with me?
Notebook, pens, pencils, folder, scientific calculator and geometry set comprising a ruler, set square, protractor and pair of compasses. You may also be required to purchase a text book.
What can I do next?
This course in GCSE maths can enable you to progress to A Level maths or higher level study with Kent Adult Education or other learning providers. Specialist advice is available from your tutor to help you identify the best course for you. Please check www.kentadulteducation.co.uk for course details.
What do I need to join the course
A pre-course assessment is held before enrolment to confirm that the course is suitable for you and flexible support is available online and through our KAE Skills centres. At the first session of the course, the tutor will set out the commitment necessary to achieve a grade 4 or 5 which is equivalent to a C grade on the old GCSE exam.
This GCSE maths course is suitable if you are seeking employment or career advancement, wishing to help your children with school work or just looking for a new challenge. Please note that you should be able to follow spoken and written instructions, read handouts/exercises and take part in group discussions.