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Adult Mathematics GCSE (9-1)

English and maths Bedford College students


Adult Mathematics GCSE (9-1)

This course offers the opportunity to sit the Pearson Edexcel GCSE Maths qualification. Offers to this course are made based on prior achievement of GCSE at grade D/3, completion of Level 2 Functional Skills Maths (recent specification) or a GCSE maths level assessment.

Available Courses
Bedford College
Starts: 13/09/2021
Type: Part Time
Day(s): Flex
Time(s): 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Length: 26 weeks
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Course information

Entry requirements

This course is for adults only (19+) and is not available to those studying at other institutions. To access this course, you will need to complete an on-line assessment which will help us decide whether this is the appropriate course for you.

If you are successful, you will then be contacted by our Customer Services Team with information about how to enrol on the course.

If you do not meet the entry criteria yet, you may be referred to a Functional Skills course to support you building up your skills.

Course content

During the course you will cover topics including:

  • Application of Number
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Algebra
  • Measure, Shape and Space
  • Statistics
Additional information

This course is free of charge to those eligible for funding and who have not yet achieved a GCSE grade C/4; however, all of our adult English and Maths courses have a non-refundable resource fee of £30 which is payable on enrolment. This covers all course resource costs and learners will receive a complimentary revision guide as part of the course.

Please note that if you wish to apply for this course, you will need to complete an online application. You will then be contacted by the Customer Services Team for an assessment.

Funding information

This course could be FREE! You could be eligible for free study if you are unemployed and on a qualifying benefit. Find out more at

Additional Learning Support

If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, are deaf or hearing impaired, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.

Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Support

We are committed to developing the provision for students on the autistic spectrum, including Asperger’s Syndrome.


We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 for more information.

Additional formats

Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 to order your copy.