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Adult Maths

Adult Maths

Course Content

How long is the course?

This could vary according to the student’s needs and will be discussed at interview.

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.

What subjects will I study?

You will study the following: Whole Numbers 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 Probability

How will I be assessed?

Functional Skills in Mathematics is assessed by a single computer-based or paper based test.

Are there any additional costs?

There are no extra costs for this course apart from general stationery needed for study.

Entry Requirements

What are the entry requirements?

There are no entry requirements and classes are free.

Can I get more information?

For more information please contact us: T: 01229 825017 E: info@furness.ac.uk www.furness.ac.uk


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.

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