The course will reinforce topics you’ve already covered in previous studies, and boost your understanding and confidence in areas you may have found more difficult, like algebra or statistics.
You will need a minimum of two GCSEs at grade 3 or above. Specifically a grade 3 will be required in GCSE Mathematics. However a two year GCSE Mathematics course or Functional Skills can be undertaken with a grade 1 or 2.
The Foundation level is intended for students who have previously gained a grade D in GCSE Mathematics, whilst the Higher is there for those students who wish to improve on their C grade.
As part of the course you will cover the following aspects of Mathematics
All of our lecturers are leading subject and industry professionals.
We use digital innovation in delivering teaching and learning. On the Havant Campus, Google for Education technology is embedded throughout the College’s curriculum, equipping you with skills in industry-recognised cloud-based applications for your onward career journey.
The College offers a variety of teaching and learning approaches including lectures, tutorials, studios, workshops, presentations and group discussions
There are three written examinations taken at the end of the year.
Everyone at the College was really helpful, and there’s lots of facilities, meaning it’s very easy to get your work done on time, and get good grades. The teaching and support was excellent, they were always on top of it, and made sure you got work done on time and you were challenged. Everyone is friendly and its really diverse, meaning you can get involved in lots of different things.Conor Ward, BTEC student
"I am delighted with my results and am really looking forward to studying Law at Oxford University. I really enjoyed my time at HSDC Alton and I really appreciate all the help and support from my fantastic teachers, without whom I wouldn't have got my place at Oxford."Catherine Goldie, HSDC Alton A Level Student
My time at the college was definitely life changing, I have learnt a lot of new skills, and obviously it’s a completely new experience. The support was great, there was always people there to help and try make it as easy as they can for you. The college is really fantastic, it has helped me on the way to get to what I want to achieve within my career goals.Erin Morgan, BTEC student