Course Overview

GCSE Mathematics is taught on the 5th floor of the David Hockney Building with classes during the morning, afternoon or evening.

You will need to attend one class per week lasting 2.5-3 hours.
Our success rates are consistently above the national benchmarks.

Course Structure

You will study topics covering the national curriculum and will sit the AQA linear examination.


Entry Requirements

You will be required to pass an initial assessment at the start of the course.

English and/or Mathematics will be included in your timetable if you have not achieved a GCSE at Grade A*-C in these subjects when you commence your course.

How Will I Learn?

  • Taught classes
  • Assignments
  • Homework.

Skills You Will Develop

  • Handling data
  • Number and Algebra
  • Space, shape and measures
  • How to use a scientific calculator.


  • GCSE Mathematics is a core qualification for entry to Higher Education and employment
  • We offer flexible attendance times to fit in with your timetable


Expect Also To

Work in your own time in addition to arranged attendance times.

How You Will Be Assessed

  • Regular assessments
  • Examinations.

Things You May Need

  • A Mathematics textbook (your tutor will give you advice on which to buy)
  • A scientific calculator (your tutor will give you advice on which to buy)
  • Ruler, protractor and compass.

Information, Advice and Support

Careers Guidance

Help with choosing the right course and with thinking about where this might take you in the future.
Tel: 01274 433043
Email: [email protected]

Student Finance

Money matters - you may be entitled to financial support whilst you study.
Tel: 01274 433246.
Email: [email protected]

Learning Support

Support for applicants with a learning difficulty, disability, illness or other learning need.
Tel: 01274 438999
Email: [email protected]

For all other queries call 01274 088088

Tuition Fees

If you are aged 19+ and studying a Further Education Course at Bradford College, you may have to pay course fees. Course fees are dependent on the number of hours and which course is being taken. Actual costs can be obtained from our FE Registry team.
Tel: 01274 433172
Email: [email protected].