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Adult Functional Skills Maths: Entry Level, Level 1 & Level 2

English and maths Bedford College students

Overview

Adult Functional Skills Maths: Entry Level, Level 1 & Level 2

Need to improve your Maths? Would you like to be able to help your kids with their homework and learn the latest teaching methods they encounter? Need Level 2 Maths as an entry requirement for further studies? Do you just want to Brush Up your skills? These courses allow you to work towards one of the five levels to improve your job prospects and prepare for further study (there are three entry Levels plus Level 1 and Level 2).

Course Information

Entry requirements

You do not need any qualifications to start this course; however you must be 19 or over, a UK/EEA citizen and have a minimum Level 1 ability in spoken English. You will be asked to attend a short informal interview and undertake a free assessment before your course starts to help determine your existing skills and level.

Course content

During the course you will cover topics including:

  • Number
  • Shape and Space
  • Handling Data
  • Measurement
Assessment methods

Depending upon the level at which you study, you will be entered for a Pearson Functional Skills qualification, available from Entry Level 1 to Level 2.

Further study and career options

Successful completion of this course leads to a nationally-recognised qualification which can help you to gain employment or access further learning programmes.

Assessment methods

You can enrol in either September or January and will need to attend College for a minimum of two hours per week during the morning, afternoon or evening. Initial assessments (placement interviews) take place throughout the year. You will need to bring a calculator and a ruler to each lesson.

Further information

You will need to pay a £30 resources fee to enrol on the course.

Available Courses
Tresham College Corby campus
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Tresham College Kettering Campus
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Tresham College Wellingborough campus
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Disclaimer

Whilst every effort is made to ensure the information on the Website is correct, some details may be subject to change. The Bedford College Group reserves the right to make amendments to the courses, dates, fees or other details, and to make cancellations or changes if numbers are insufficient. In the unfortunate situation that we have to cancel a course we will refund your fees in full, but we regret we are not able to offer any refund if you withdraw from your course or fail to start, and you will be liable to pay any outstanding fees that may be due.

Additional Learning Support

If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, are deaf or hearing impaired, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.

Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Support

We are committed to developing the provision for students on the autistic spectrum, including Asperger’s Syndrome.

Accessibility

We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 for more information.

Additional formats

Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 to order your copy.