What are the benefits of studying Maths & English?
Maths and English pays better!
Majority of employers look for at least GCSE grade 4/C in subjects, so English and Maths skills could be the difference between getting the job or promotion you want or not.
Did you know?
People with good GCSE grades in English and Maths also earn approximately £2,000 more than those who don’t.
You’re more likely to get into University with Maths and English qualfications.
Majority of University courses look for at least 4/Cs in GCSE English and Maths as this shows you have a good understanding of the subjects.
Not getting a 4/C in these subjects might limit your chances of getting into university.
Maths and English help you communicate with people and understand more!
It’s impossible to go a day without using English and Maths skills, and a good level of understanding means that you can have more control over things like your finances, communication, and you can gain a better understanding of issues such as politics and current affairs.
Learning, is good for your health, especially now!
Studies show that higher levels of literacy and numeracy are linked to better health and a longer lifespan. These skills also have a positive impact on your mental health.