Key Stage 4 Maths

Exam Board and Specification

At Littleover our students study AQA GCSE Mathematics (8300) at either Foundation tier (grades 1–5) or Higher tier (grades 4 – 9).

Students must take three examination papers at the end of year 11, one non-calculator and two calculator papers.

The information in the table below shows the broad topic area covered at GCSE. This is the same for both Foundation and Higher tiers. For a more detailed, tiered breakdown of each topic area please refer to the AQA exam board website

Topics/Skills Taught

Years 10-11

Extra-Curricular Opportunities

Students take part in the UKMT maths challenge and have the opportunity to attend maths inspiration lectures.