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NCFE Entry Level 1 Award in Functional Skills Mathematics at Skills 4 U Ltd

Course description

The qualification is designed to develop and assess functional Mathematics at Entry Level as determined by the functional skills standards Entry Level.

This qualification will encourage learners to demonstrate their mathematics skills and are essentially concerned with developing and recognising the ability of learners to apply and transfer skills in ways that are appropriate to their situation. Functional Skills are recognised as vital to learner's personal development, increasing both confidence and effectiveness.

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. 


Continual assessment through paper based learning

Financial information

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

Future opportunities

Once you have completed the Entry Level 1 Award in Functional Skills  Mathematics you can go onto the next level.

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: 45 GLH
  • Course code: 600/0793/X
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