Mathematics is the science of number. The word mathematics is derived from the Greek word “Mathema”: meaning learning.

Although Mathematics is one of the oldest subjects of learning it is a field, which is developing all the time there are an infinite number of discoveries to be made in this subject.

The skills of Mathematics can not only be found in one form or another in all of the curriculum areas in the National Curriculum but Mathematical skills are part of most if not all vocational areas.

The aim of the department is to deliver a curriculum, which is challenging, interesting and enjoyable while providing each student with the valuable skills/tools, which will help them in their future education and employment.