Maths Functional Skills Level 1
Develop your confidence and improve your ability in Maths on this practical part-time course.
Level: Level 1
Size: Functional Skills
Purpose: Improving Maths Skills
Guided Learning Hours: 94.5
Duration: 21 weeks, Tues & Thurs
Next Course: 7 January – 25 June 2020
What are the qualifications about?
Get the practical maths skills you need to get the most out of education, work and everyday life and to help you function more effectively and independently whilst using Maths.
Who are they for?
The Functional Skills Qualification is widely recognised by employers as an alternative to GCSE, so will improve your job prospects, while also opening up the opportunity for further study.
What do I need?
To study at Level 1 you should have Entry 3 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?
Each qualification is focussed on improving core Maths skills, you will cover topics such as:
- Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division
- Area and Perimeter
- Data Handling
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:
- Level 1: 45
Usual course length
Completing the Level 1 usually takes:
- 21 weeks, 2 days a week, Tuesday and Thursday
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 greatly help you progress your studies.
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.