Mathematical Studies Certificate

Course Download

Download the Course Outline (PDF)

Fact file

  • GCSEs to include a Grade 5 or above in Mathematics
  • Students should have a general interest in mathematics but may lack the confidence to progress it to A Level
  • This course explores the applications of mathematics in ‘real life’ contexts
  • This is a one year course with two written exams at the end of the year.

Course summary

Level 3 Mathematical Studies is a qualification designed for student who have achieved a Grade 5 or above at GCSE. It helps to develop students’ mathematical skills and thinking and supports courses such as A-level Psychology, Sciences and Geography, as well as technical and vocational qualifications. The course covers a number of topic areas, including estimation, probabilities and statistics.



Abigail Robins
Abigail Robins

“It’s the perfect step-up from school. With the right balance of independence and support you can take control of your education at your own pace with help only ever an email away.”

Read more about Abigail and some of our other students.