All students taking GCSE Maths must take at least 3 other subjects.
It is essential to have a GCSE Maths qualification for entry to university, teaching and many other careers.
Some courses at university require a grade 6/B in GCSE Maths, so students who have a grade 4/C should consider taking GCSE Maths to improve their grade if appropriate.
If students are in any doubt they should seek careers advice.
Statistics and data handling, number and money, algebra, geometry and graphs.
Grade 3 at GCSE Maths.
Any student who achieves below a Grade 3 may be asked to complete a ?stepping stone? qualification for a year before starting the GCSE course.