Maths Functional Skills

Course Code: FSXMN0219Z

Programme: Course


Venue:
Charing Cross Centre
17-19 St John Maddermarket

Norwich
Norfolk
NR2 1DN


Start Date: 11/09/2019
End Date: 16/07/2020
Day of first lesson: Wednesday
Total length of course: 72 Sessions
Start time of first lesson: 09:30

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How to contact us: Telephone: 0344 800 8020, Textphone: 0344 800 8011, fax: 0344 800 8012 or email: information@norfolk.gov.uk

Course Description

Designed to help you achieve a maths Functional Skills qualification. As part of a friendly and relaxed group you will learn how to apply maths to a variety of everyday situations to help you at home and in work.This course is multi-level, so book on and we will support you to understand the level you are currently working at and get you started.

What will you learn?

This course will help you to improve your skills in:
* Adding, subtracting, dividing and multiplying
* Using a calculator
* Fractions
* Decimals
* Percentages
* Metric measurements
* Area, perimeter and volume
* Averages
* Problem solving

* A functional skill provides you with a recognised qualification in Maths, many employers view this as evidence that you meet their basic requirements. Many educational establishments and employers will accept a functional skills level 2 instead of a GSCE"

How will the course be taught?

How long the course runs for 2.5 hours twice a week until you achieve the level of qualification you're aiming for. There will be group work as well an opportunity to work individually.
Elements of self-study, coursework, exams
This course is mixed ability and you will be able to work at a pace that suits you.
Throughout the course you will be taught everything you need to learn for the final assessment and to progress in your studies and career.

Before you book...

Before you start the course, you will need to complete an initial and diagnostic assessment, so we can understand the level you are currently working at. This can be done online at home before attending
. If English is not your first language, then you may need to complete ESOL level 2 or IELTS 6.5 before enrolling on this course

What can I do next?

Progress GCSE Maths, or one of our vocational courses.
You may also like to study English or ICT Functional Skills

What do I need to bring?

Notebook, pens, calculator and highlighter pens.

Are there any additional costs?

There are no additional costs to this course.

How much does the course cost?

This course is FREE to anyone who has lived in the UK/EU/EEA for 3 years before the start of the course.

Where can I get further support / advice?

Our learner support team can offer further information about:
* help with fees and / or childcare, books, travel costs etc.
* further advice or guidance about courses or career opportunities
* specific learning, access or disability needs that might affect your learning
please call 0344 800 8020

How do I book a place?

To book online follow the links on this page

Alternatively please call us on 0344 800 8020.

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