Adult Functional Maths
The Functional Maths course covers everyday number skills such as addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. You will focus on understanding and interpreting numerical information and improve your calculating and measuring skills. Tutors are highly qualified and experienced specialists who design your own Individual Learning Plan and use a variety of teaching techniques to suit your learning style. The Functional Maths course will give you: Pride in gaining a nationally recognised qualification for your C.V, job applications or college applications. Extra confidence. sense of achievement. The ability to progress
Teaching is delivered using accelerated learning principles and the learning environment supports both individual and group work in a classroom environment. Activities include active learning and the use of ICT in the classroom where appropriate.
An initial assessment will determine entry onto the right level course. Additional Assessment for Learning will take place during the two week Course induction to ensure that learners are on the correct level to suit their skills, ability and previous learning.
You will participate in an interview with a specialist tutor who will include an initial assessment that includes discussion, reading and writing.
Questions & Answers
Does the course lead to a qualification?
Adult Functional Maths awarded by City and Guilds
How is the course assessed?
Progress is monitored closely and assessed regularly through coursework and review of the Individual Learning Plan. Learners will also complete mock tests and the course is formally assessed by examination at Levels 1 and 2 (online) and by formal assignment at Entry level
Are there any opportunities for progression?
GCSE Maths, Vocational courses that require Maths skills.
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During Your Study
To help you to succeed in your course of study we offer a range of services. For instance, you may have a learning difficulty and/or disability or other condition which significantly affects your daily life. If you would like to discuss your support needs, or for further information about the support available, please contact the study support team on 01422 357357 Ext 9347.Apply for this course
- Attendance: Part-time (day) and Part-time (evening)
- Start Date: September 2017
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- Days: Mornings / Afternoons / Evenings
- Start Time: 9.00 (am) or 13.00 (pm) or 18.00 (eve)
- End Time: 12.15 (am) or 16.15 (pm) or 20.30 (eve)
- Course Fees: This course is Free
- Venue: Calderdale College
- Faculty: English and Maths, Skills for Life
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- Level: Entry 3, Level 1, Level 2
- Qualification Name: Adult Functional Maths
- Awarding Body: City and Guilds
- Course Contact: Admissions (01422399316)
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