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Year 10

Year 10

Mathematics

In the first year of this GCSE course, most students are expected to complete half of the course materials, with an end of year mock examination. 

There is no coursework for this course.

Course specification

Edexcel         1MA1           GCSE Mathematics A Linear

Weightings / deadlines

GCSE mathematics - 100% marks in terminal examination sat in June 2018

The new GCSE Mathematics specification cover broader and deeper mathematical content, delivered through a single extended GCSE which can be taken at higher level or foundation Level. Higher tier will include questions that will stretch the most able. Foundation tier will focus on core mathematical understanding and skills for all students to master.

The GCSE Mathematics specification will be examined by three written papers, each of 1½ hours. The first paper will be assessed without the use of a calculator; calculators will be expected for papers 2 and 3.There will be no difference in the content or assessment objectives assessed in each of the papers.

Three GCSE Mathematics Papers are

Paper 1 (33.3%)

Paper 2 (33.3%)

Paper 3 (33.3%)

Non- calculator

Calculator

Calculator

80 marks

80 marks

80 marks

90 min

90 min

90 min

Useful websites

www.edexcel.org.uk;         www.mymaths.co.uk;        www.emaths.co.uk;        www.livemaths.co.uk

Contact :

Head of Mathematics:  Mrs Bayar m.bayar@parkhighstanmore.org.uk

Key Stage 4 Leader : Mrs Prakash   sprakash2.310@parkhighstanmore.org.uk