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Supporting teachers to deliver GSCE mathematics

Level 5 15 credits

The Level 5 'Supporting Teachers to Deliver GCSE Mathematics' CPD Module programme aims to prepare and support teachers to deliver GCSE mathematics courses in the Further Education and Training sector - especially those teaching 16-19 year olds who are re-sitting the course.

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Qualification 15 credits NQF Level 5
Entry requirements

Tutors must hold a maths qualification at GCSE grade A*-C or higher (please note: functional maths is not sufficient)

• Hold a generic teaching qualification e.g. DET/ DTLLS/ CET/ CTLLS/ Cert Ed / PGCE


30 hours

Flexible delivery models available – either 5 full days or 10 half days.

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Cost £450

Course content

During the course, you will:
• Analyse factors that might have disengaged GCSE learners and apply strategies for motivating and engaging them
• Apply active learning strategies and connected, challenging teaching methods to make GCSE mathematics teaching more effective
• Use a range of assessment for learning strategies and adapt teaching to meet the needs of individual learners
• Deepen your own understanding of GCSE content, self-evaluate and plan to develop your personal subject knowledge as necessary
• Critically reflect on their practice and identify ways to improve practice


Assessment of knowledge and competence is gathered by completion of a summative 2,500 word assignment,
Seminar presentation and Personal Development Plan


30 hours contact which is delivered over 5 full days or 10 half days. An online forum has been set-up for participants to discuss issues raised by the course, and share links to other learning materials.