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Course Title:

Functional Skills Maths (Level 2)

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Course Description:

The Functional Skills qualifications are based around skills needed for everyday life and to enable students to have the flexibility to problem solve using these skills. On this course, you will learn to use numbers and the number system, measure, shape and space, handling data, solving mathematical problems and decisions making using maths at Level 2.


 Maths qualifications at this level are required by many employers, further and higher education organisations.


 How will this course be delivered?

This course will consist of four sessions, of two days each.  Each session will be on a Wednesday and Thursday.


Entry requirements:

As part of the application process, you will be required to complete a maths assessment.  This will ensure we offer you the right level of course, helping you to achieve. You can also access this course if you already have a Functional Skills Maths Level 1 qualification.

What could this course lead to?

Access to higher level study including Level 3 qualifications or entry to university.

Funding Support Statement:

Functional skills and GCSE qualifications in English and Maths are free to anyone who doesn’t already have either a grade 4, or a Level 2, in the specific subject. This means, if you’re aged 19 or over, the government will fund your English and Maths studies until you achieve either of these grades whether you are in work or not. 

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You can find out more about Northern College and the courses on offer at one of our Virtual Open Events

Tuition Fee: Free*

* Please note the fee displayed is for the tuition fee only. If you are staying overnight at the college and you are not eligible for residential funding, there will be an additional charge to cover bed, breakfast and evening meal.
* Please confirm with The College Registry as fees can change and also with regards to your circumstances (unless otherwise stated).

email : mis at northern dot ac dot uk
Tel : 01226 776000