GCSE Mathematics

This is an intensive one year CCEA GCSE Maths course.

Academic Year: 2023/24
Course Code: 10164
Campus: Bangor, Downpatrick, Lisburn, Newtownards
Study Type: Part-Time
Education Level Further Education
Department: GCSE
Course Overview



CCEA GCSE Mathematics Foundation Units M2 & M6.


While you will come to class one evening a week, you will be required to do additional work outside of the classroom.

Independent study is an integral part of this course.

Please note that it may be necessary to deliver some classes online instead of on campus, e.g. in response to illness, Covid-19, college closure, etc.


Please apply online.

Admission to this course follows successful interview and assessment.


The course is delivered on campus. Due to on-going Covid-19 restrictions, online delivery might be considered.


If you have any queries, please email admissions@serc.ac.uk

  • Number and Algebra
  • Geometry and Measurement
  • Handling Data

 You wish to achieve a GCSE in mathematics

  The course will allow you to:

  • develop your knowledge, skills and understanding of mathematical methods and concepts.
  • acquire and use problem-solving strategies.
  • select and apply mathematical techniques and methods in mathematical, everyday and real-world situations.
  • reason mathematically, make deductions and inferences, and draw conclusions; and interpret and communicate mathematical information in a variety of forms.

Learning about and working towards a qualification in GCSE Maths.

There is no distinct progression route after this course, but successful completion would enable you to apply for other courses.

Prior to enrolment you will undergo an initial assessment.  This assessment will determine your suitability for this course. If the assessment indicates that you need to brush-up your numeracy skills, you will be directed to an Essential Skills class.  

After you apply online, you will be emailed details of information and assessment sessions, including time, date and room.  Once assessments have been marked, tutors will confirm via email if you have been accepted on the course, or if an alternative course is recommended.

When accepted, you can then enrol on the course and pay the fee before attending the first class.

Any further queries, please email admissions@serc.ac.uk

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Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

We strive to ensure the description of courses on SERC's website and in publications is accurate. However, for various reasons there may be occasions when the College may need to change arrangements or be unable to deliver classes due to circumstances such as reduced funding. If there are insufficient numbers applying for a course it may not be viable to deliver the class.

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