This qualification in Mathematics encourages students to develop confidence in, and have a positive attitude towards, mathematics and they recognise the
importance of mathematics in their own lives and to society. This qualification prepares students to make informed decisions about the use of technology,
the management of money, further learning opportunities and career choices.
The Edexcel GCSE in Mathematics B is designed for use in school and colleges. It is part
of a suite of GCSE qualifications offered by Edexcel. In this specification the subject content
is split into three units.
The three units are:
Unit 1, which focuses on statistics and probability content
Unit 2, which focuses on number, algebra and geometry
Unit 3, which focuses on number, algebra and geometry and builds on the content of Unit 2.
This course is being offered to students who have not yet gained a minimum of a grade 4 in GCSE mathematics