There are very few jobs for which a grade C or above in GCSE Mathematics is not one of the essential criteria, it is also a requirement for most third level courses. Remember this next time you’re struggling with homework….it’ll be worth it in the end!
Considering A Level Mathematics?
A Level Mathematics is essential for entry to many higher education courses so do your research! Check out any courses you are (even slightly) interested in and see if it is essential or desirable…
Remember: studying Mathematics builds many transferable skills such as problem solving, decision making, attention to detail, thinking through solutions, communicating results…it’s not just about the knowledge! As a result Mathematicians are highly regarded in many areas of employment such as Actuary, Accountancy, Economics, Banking, Business Studies, Teaching, Management, Finance, Scientific Research, Engineering, Technology, ICT…the list is endless!