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.


Entry onto Functional Skills Level 2.

Entry Requirements

Grade 2(F) in Maths GCSE


An external examination lasting 1 hour 30 minutes.


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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