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Please note: GCSE maths and English classes are only available to our full-time students. We do not offer GCSE maths and English classes to any learners on a part-time basis.
Functional Skills Mathematics qualifications are offered at Entry Level 1, 2, 3 or at Level 1 and 2.
Functional Skills are not just about knowledge in English and maths, they are also about knowing when and how to use the knowledge in real life situations. They can give you skills needed to feel confident and capable, whether it?s for work, helping your child or for your own personal development.
What are the entry requirements?
There are no entry requirements and classes are free.
What subjects will I study?
You will study the following:
Fractions, Decimals and Percentage
Ratio, proportions, formulas and equations
Measures ? time, length, weight, temperature
Shape and Space ? area and perimeter
Data Handling ? charts, graphs, tables, diagrams, mean, median, mode and range
How will I learn?
You will be taught in a classroom environment using a variety of resources. You will work in small groups or individually on pre-set tasks. There will be the opportunity for independent learning throughout the course.
How will I be assessed?
Functional Skills in Mathematics is assessed by a single computer-based or paper based test.
What opportunities will this lead to?
Functional Skills are practical skills that equip learners with the necessary knowledge and understanding to use and apply mathematics in everyday life, so they can get the most out of work and education. Functional Skills underpin all education and training choices.
How long is the course?
This could vary according to the student?s needs and will be discussed at interview.
Are there any additional costs?
There are no extra costs for this course apart from general stationery needed for study.
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