Course Description

Course Description
This level 2 course offers the solid foundation required for studying Maths at higher levels. The course materials have been designed to enable you to develop you underpinning maths skills to make accurate calculations without the use of a calculator. It also teaches you the methods required to tackle more involved calculations to solve everyday problems. The Functional Skills award involves an end of course external examination. This Maths qualification may be accepted by some employers and Higher education providers as an alternative to a GCSE Maths pass grade C/4 Prosp Description
Learners will:
• Use numbers for everyday practical purposes, such as calculating and comparing utility bills
• Use measure, shape and size to calculate areas e.g.. for decorating rooms
• Use your handling data maths skills to conduct small scale projects such as planning a holiday or a party
Prosp Learn
• This course is only for learners aged 19+
• This course is suitable for those with a sound knowledge and previous experience of working with maths in practical situations.

Before you begin your studies, an initial maths assessment will take place in order to help us to place you on the most suitable course to help you to be successful with your studies, it is expected that you attend classes on a regular basis (at least 90% of the time). You will also be expected to make sufficient time for completing homework and practising your maths skills between sessions.
Prosp Anything Else
These courses are free of charge and there are no additional costs providing that you do not already hold a level 2 Maths qualification at grade C or above.*Other eligibility conditions may apply. Prosp Additional Costs
This course provides an excellent foundation to move on to study at higher levels. An achievement at Functional skills maths level 2 is a natural progression route to study at GCSE level.

If you wish to explore your learning, work or career options, you can speak to a fully trained careers advisor on 0800100900. https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk
If you need further advice please telephone 01634 338400.
Prosp After
You will have access to a dedicated Moodle course website for independent self-study. Tutors will also signpost to other suitable apps and online study resources. Prosp Ictskills
2.50 hrs per session
34 session(s)