Mathematics - GCSE

This course is delivered at several locations. Please select your preferred location

About this course

GCSE Mathematics Intermediate evening classes (17.45 to 20.45) are available on any of the following days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday.  Or various times in day for full-time students.

What you will study

This is a one-year course and covers the four main areas of mathematics: algebra, geometry and probability; number; measure and statistics.

This GCSE is one of two mathematics based GCSEs (the other being GCSE Mathematics-Numeracy) and it may be studied with or without GCSE Mathematics-Numeracy.  GCSE Mathematics has all the content of GCSE Mathematics–Numeracy with additional content in the areas of algebra, geometry and probability.

Full-time students should take this subject alongside three or four other subjects as part of the GCSE programme or other full-time course of study.

There are two exams in June, one with a calculator and one without.

Course times

City Centre Campus:

  • 17:45-20:45 Monday
  • 17:45-20:45 Tuesday
  • 17:45-20:45 Wednesday
  • 17:45-20:45 Thursday

Barry Campus:

  • 17:45-20:45 Tuesday


  • 17:45-20:45 Monday
  • 17:45-20:45 Thursday

Course fee per year

Exam Fee: £35.00

Part-time enrolment fee: £30.00

Course Fee: £150.00

Teaching and assessment

  • Two written exams

Entry requirements

Evidence of GCSE Maths Grade D or Essential Skills - Application of Number Level 2. Mature learners without this qualification may be accepted after an interview with the Course Tutor.

Important points

  • The College welcomes contact with parents/guardians of students who are under 18.
  • Additional support is available for students with learning difficulties and disabilities.
  • Cardiff and Vale College is committed to inclusion and values diversity. We are determined to promote equality of opportunity and to treat everyone fairly and with respect.
  • Cardiff and Vale College reserves the right to make changes to this course without prior notice.
  • Course fees are subject to change. Your fee will be confirmed prior to enrolment.
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  • Courses can only run if there are sufficient numbers.
  • Please note, if you choose three or more course choices, then you may be referred for a careers appointment first. This does not apply to A Level or GCSE choices.
Key information
This course is presented in several different locations, please choose the one convenient for you above.

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Penally Road


East Cardiff Campus
East Cardiff Campus

Trowbridge Road,

City Centre Campus, Cardiff
City Centre Campus, Cardiff

City Centre Campus,

Dumballs Road,


CF10 5FE

Barry Campus
Barry Campus

Cardiff and Vale College,

Barry Campus,

Vale of Glamorgan,

CF62 8YJ