A good understanding of maths is vital in so many jobs today - and what better way to gain that knowledge than by taking this course?
The home study GCSE Maths course covers everything from the basics like Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication and Division, through to the more complex elements like Algebra, Geometry, Length and Area. What's more, it shows a prospective employer that you have the ability to think in a logical and methodical manner.
A GCSE in maths really can help you achieve your goals. And you never know, you may enjoy it so much that one day you'll be teaching it yourself!
There is no deadline for enrolment so you can start your course at any time.
Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication & Division
Length & Area
Theorem of Pythagoras
Collection & Hypothesis Testing
You do not need any special qualifications. But you will require a scientific calculator, a set of compasses, a protractor and graph paper.
100 hours approx.
As an ICS student you will have your own personal tutor helping you with your course work and with any questions you may have. Plus our team of Student Advisors are only a phone call away for all the practical advice you may need - so we really are with you 100%.
Once you've enrolled on your chosen course(s), you'll receive all the information you need to arrange your exams*, including details of syllabuses, exam boards and dates. As exams are held in various parts of the UK, you shouldn't have to travel too far to sit them.
If you have any questions at any time about arranging your exams, the ICS Student Advisers will be pleased to help.
Exams take place in June and the exam enrolment deadlines are mid January. Coursework deadline is 31 March. 2 Written exams of 4 hours = 80% & Coursework = 20% of total exam
*Exam fees not included in course fee.
What our students say
"The course from ICS was ideal - the course materials were excellent, and I got great support from my tutor when I needed it, which helped me to keep motivated. When I passed my exam, I was delighted and my employers were really impressed. Soon after I got my promotion and I now love my job as a 'number cruncher!' The course from ICS has really opened doors for me and given me the confidence I needed to
get ahead." Donna Linden, Glasgow.
With this GCSE qualification a number of different career paths will be open to you.
You may find it useful to refer to other GSCE textbooks.
Distance Learning GCSE Maths Course
A distance learning course is the ideal way to gain GCSE Maths. Whether you're looking to go on to further education, improve your job prospects or expand your knowledge, distance learning GCSE Maths is a flexible and convenient course which allows you to comprehensively prepare for the GCSE Maths exam through home study. What's more, because the distance learning GCSE Maths course is a fully comprehensive course, no prior knowledge is required.
With the distance learning GCSE Maths course, a personal tutor is available to help you through the course. Additionally, a team of student advisors are only a phone call away.
There is a wide range of distance learning GCSE courses to choose from at Learning at Home, each allowing you to study for a GCSE at your convenience.