This course is for those who have been out of education for some time and want to develop their skills and confidence, working towards an entry Level 3 or Level 1 qualification.
You do not need formal qualifications, but would be expected to have an assessment interview to place you on the correct level course.
Some qualifications will start with an introductory course to build your confidence, check your starting point and build your basic skills.
Dates and Times
You will have the opportunity to:
- Learn or improve your basic number skills
- Know how to calculate, measure and handle money at home or work
- Use the four rules of numbers, fractions, decimals and percentages
- Use a calculator
- Use and interpret charts, graphs, tables and statistics
- Develop problem-solving skills
The courses are delivered by experienced tutors using a variety of interesting resources. Sessions are friendly and fun and allow you to work at your own pace.
Exams and Assessments
The course has an end assessment for a Functional Skills qualification in Maths.
A Functional Skills qualification in Maths.
Students successfully completing the course can move on to the next level, Access or GCSEs. They can also use the skills developed to improve their chances of employment or to progress in their jobs.
For most people the course will be FREE as they are funded by the government. However, if you already have a GCSE grade C or above in this subject, are studying for a higher education qualification, or haven’t lived in the UK or EU for the past three years, there may be a fee.
How to Apply
If you wish to study this course you do not need to fill out an application form, simply call our Admissions Team on (01904) 770397 or visit our friendly team of advisors in the InfoZone, located behind the main reception desk.
If you would like to enrol, you can do so via our Enrol Now page.
If you have any further questions about York College please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (01904) 770770.
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