Level 1 Functional Skills Qualification in Mathematics at Stanmore College


Course Content

The aim of the qualification is to develop learner understanding and skills in the inter-related mathematical process skills of representing, analysing, interpreting, using numbers, geometry and statistics within funtional contexts.

Course Outcomes

Representing; understanding practical problems in familiar and unfamiliar contexts and situations, some of which are non-routine. Identify and obtain necessary information to tackle problems. Selects mathematics in an organised way to find solutions.

Analysing; mathematics in an organised way to find solutions to straightforward practical problems for different purposes, use appropriate checking procedures at each stage.

Interpreting; interpret and communicate solutions to practical problems, drawing simple conclusions and giving explanations.

Progression

Entry onto Functional Skills Level 2.

Entry Requirements

Grade 2(F) in Maths GCSE

Assessment

An external examination lasting 1 hour 30 minutes.

Equipment

Pen, paper, geometry set, folder, scientific calculator and textbook.

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For ages 16-18


Key Staff

Edward Amartey
Curriculum Manager - Maths
Vik Seeborun
Head of School - Science, IT, Eng, ACC & Maths
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