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NCFE Level 2 Award in Functional Skills Mathematics at Skills 4 U Ltd

Course description

Functional Skills are designed to equip learners with the skills to operate confidently, effectively and independently in education, work and every day life.  They have been designed in response to employers’ perceptions that many students are not achieving a firm enough grounding in the basics.


Course content

The qualification and assessment are intended to enhance skills application and deployment across a range of contexts.The Functional Skills qualifications will provide a platform to further achievement through the development of fundamental, applied skills in key subject areas. The knowledge, skills and problem-solving approaches contained within the qualification provide tools that can be utilised in work, life and further learning.

Entry requirements

There are no formal qualifications needed as students are referred through school. 


 Assessment is through paper based learning

Financial information

There is no financial costs to the student all fees are paid by the school students are enrolled at.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Throughout the year
  • Duration: 1-2 years
  • Course code: 501/2324/5
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