Award in Maths Skills Entry 1 – 3
Build your Maths skills and improve your confidence on this practical part-time course.
Level: Entry 1-3
Purpose: Improving Maths Skills
Guided Learning Hours: 90
Duration: 21 weeks, Tuesdays, 9.30am – 12.00pm
Next Course: 7 January – 3 June 2020
What are the qualifications about?
You will gain the mathematical skills you need to get the most out of education, work and everyday life. These awards are available at different levels and cover a selection of core maths skills.
Who are they for?
If you are looking to develop your Maths skills and confidence with numbers, or if you want to progress your Maths studies further, this award is for you.
What do I need?
To study at Entry 2 you should have Entry 1 in Maths.
To study at Entry 3 you should have Entry 2 in Maths.
Why choose Ruskin College?
Ruskin is a welcoming and inclusive community, with small class sizes, creating the ideal environment for you to further your studies and improve your confidence.
What sorts of things do they cover?
The award is focused on improving your core Maths skills and you will cover topics such as:
- Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division
- Area and Perimeter
- Data Handling
How will I learn and be assessed?
You will be assessed through practical exercises.
How long do they take?
Guided learning hours
Guided learning hours are the hours you spend learning with your training provider or on your own. The guided learning hours for this qualification are:
- Entry 1-3: 90
Usual course length
Completing the Entry 1-3 usually takes:
- 21 weeks part time, 1 day a week, Tuesdays 9.30am – 12.00pm
What jobs could they lead to?
You will gain a qualification in a key subject required by many employers, thereby transforming your employment prospects. The awards will also help you progress your Maths studies and work towards the Functional Skills qualifications.
What would it cost me?
All our Maths and English courses are FREE as long as you do not have a GCSE qualification grade A*-C in these subjects. Find out more.