Easter Revision Courses – GCSE Mathematics

Course duration:

25 hours.

Dates & Times: 

Starting on Monday, 2nd April 2018 to Friday 6th April 2018, 9 am – 2 pm daily.

Boards:

Based on the Edexcel specification but suitable for other boards.

Description:

During the course, students will learn the theory of all the topics, focusing on becoming able to describe and explain key concepts, to perform numerical calculations using the appropriate formulae and to answer context-based questions following a logical and concise approach.

Through exposure to past papers, students will be able to develop and improve their exam techniques and methodologies.

Syllabus covered:

Numbers

  • Prime numbers, multiples, common factors, common multiples
  • Fractions, decimals and percentages
  • Ratios and proportions
  • Powers, roots, surds, standard form
  • Bounds and estimating
  • Conversion factors, length, area and volume
  • Order of calculations and using calculators
  • Speed, distance and time graphs
  • Sets

Algebra 

  • Constructing and rearranging formulae
  • Constructing and solving linear equations
  • Constructing, solving and graphically representing simultaneous equations
  • Solving and graphical representation of linear inequalities
  • Directly and inversely proportional quantities, variation
  • Quadratic equations and factorising

Functions and graphs

  • Patterns, sequences and functions
  • Graphs
  • Coordinate geometry, midpoint, gradient
  • Equation and graph of a line (linear function)
  • Equation and graph of a quadratic function
  • Differentiation

Geometry

  • Scale drawings, congruence, similarity and enlargements
  • Transformations
  • Vectors
  • Symmetry, shapes, polygons, areas, surface area, volume
  • Constructions
  • Angle and circle geometry
  • Pythagoras’ theorem and bearings
  • Trigonometric functions (sine, cosine, tangent), Sine and cosine rules
  • 3D Pythagoras and trigonometry

Data handling, Probability and Statistics

  • Mean, median, mode, range, spread of data
  • Quartiles and interquartile ranges
  • Frequency tables and groups
  • Cumulative frequency, expected and relative frequency
  • Histograms, frequency density, graphs and charts
  • Probability, tree diagrams

We agree, it can be quite difficult to find and choose the right GCSE tuition centre that can provide exactly what the student needs. With our extremely qualified and experienced tutors we make it easier for you to choose and for the students to advance their learning and succeed. Our passion in maths & science combined with our care and experience in teaching makes us the number one choice as a tuition centre.

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