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English and Maths

Functional Skills Maths (online)

Part Time

Course Overview

The Functional Skills qualifications in Mathematics at Level 1 and Level 2 are for learners who want to develop understanding and skills in mathematics. The qualifications give learners the opportunity to: 

  • Demonstrate a sound grasp of the underpinning skills and basics of mathematical skills appropriate to the level. 
  • Apply mathematical thinking to solve simple problems in familiar situations. 

Course Content

Functional Skills Maths will help develop further understanding of numeracy and its application to everyday situations. Units covered include: 

  • Using numbers and the number system- whole numbers, fractions, decimals and percentages. 
  • Using common measures, shape and space.
  • Handling information and data.

Entry Requirement

Prior to the course, learners will complete an initial assessment in maths. This will be marked by your functional skills tutor, who will be able to identify areas of strength and improvement. 


Learners will sit a calculator and non-calculator exam, in one sitting. 

How to Enrol

Please complete the Enrol now and you will be contacted by a member of the team. 

Alternatively, please call 07867136978 or email employability@bcot.ac.uk for more information.


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Course Outline

Course Code: MPBN008
Study Mode: Part Time
Location: Basingstoke
Start Date: 23/5/22
Day & Time: Online remote sessions
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