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Course overview

The introductory course will help you establish your starting point for maths, as well as increase your confidence to progress onto a nationally recognised qualification. During the introductory course, you will complete an initial and diagnostic assessment to establish your learning gaps and produce an individualised learning plan. In addition, we will talk to you about your support needs and the commitment you need to achieve a qualification. Both you and the tutor will draw up an individual learning plan to help ensure you keep track of your learning and are able to achieve.

What else do I need to know?

Please note there may be additional costs for books, materials or other expenses.

What are the entry requirements?

You will need to complete an interview prior to starting the introductory course. During the interview you will have the opportunity to demonstrate your personal level of maths skills, these will be assessed through a combination of online and writing tasks.

How is it assessed?

Towards the end of the introductory course learners will undertake a practice examination at an agreed level with the tutor, helping to develop confidence in preparation for the formal qualification course.

What financial support is on offer?

A range of financial support may be available for adult students to help towards the cost of your fees, equipment, childcare and/or other expenses while studying, depending on your personal circumstances and the course you are studying. For full details please visit www.nscg.ac.uk/finance

What can I do next?

.After completing the introductory course you will be offered a qualification course at your level.

Science & Maths

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