Brighter Futures Maths and English
Brighter Futures understand that English and maths skills are essential and employers really value them. Almost every job requires the ability to read, write and use numbers confidently. As a result, Brighter Futures offer a range of English and maths courses, from Functional Skills all the way to GCSE, to accompany our vocational qualifications in each of the key subject areas we focus on.
Don’t worry if you have struggled with English or maths in the past. Brighter Futures have a supportive team and dedicated maths and English champions for students who have had difficulty whilst at school. We have lots of experience providing one to one support and have helped our students to pass English and maths even when they have come to us with no qualifications.
Our maths and English champions are dedicated solely to helping students who need support. Our champions, Cathy and Lyndsey, will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to progress in your chosen sector.
Improve your English Level 1
Our free 'Improve your English' course for 16+ year olds is ideal if you don't have GCSEs in English, or you got below a grade D when you first sat the exams.
Once complete, you could: progress on to higher level study; gain employment and gain confidence. Modules include
- Develop reading skills
- Improve spelling
- Improve writing skills
Improve your Maths Level 1
Our free 'Improve your maths' course for 16+ year olds is ideal if you don't have GCSEs in maths, or you got below a grade D when you first sat the exams. Once complete, you could: progress on to higher level study, gain employment, gain confidence
Modules studied during the course include:
- Addition, subtraction, multiplication, division
- Reading graphs and charts
- Working with money, decimals, percentages and fractions
The one year GCSE English course is specifically designed for people who need to improve their grade for personal, professional or educational reasons. Level 2 literacy skills are essential for increasing your scope for further study or employment. Our GCSE in English is an exciting course which offers many opportunities to develop your own ideas and abilities. Modules include...
- Study a novel from the literary heritage.
- Create your own short stories.
- Analyse spoken language gaining research skills needed for further education.
- Examine the ever increasing impact the media has on society.
The one year GCSE Maths course is specifically designed for people who need to improve their grade for personal, professional or educational reasons. A good grasp of essential mathematical concepts and techniques provides an important background to the study of many other subjects, and a GCSE grade C (new grading system: 4) is a requirement for many careers and Further/Higher Education courses. Modules include...
- Statistics and Probability.
- Number, Algebra and Geometry 1.
- Number, Algebra and Geometry 2.