Course: Level 1 and 2 Functional Skills, English and Maths

Department: Foundation Studies

Type: 16+

Duration: One Term

The Course

Functional Skills provide an excellent opportunity to build your confidence in transferrable English and Maths skills used in everyday life. The qualifications you will gain help you to progress into employment and provide access to academic courses and qualifications.

What You Study

Functional Skills English (City and Guilds):

  • Select, read and understand a range of texts and use them to gather information, ideas, arguments and opinions
  • Write a range of texts, including letters, emails and articles, communicating information, ideas and opinions effectively and persuasively
  • Persuasive, formal and informal verbal communication and presentation skills.

Functional Skills Maths (Edexcel):

  • Representing using mathematics
  • Analysing situations mathematically
  • Interpreting solutions to problems using mathematics.

How To Apply

Application is through our online application form, by calling 0800 731 82 81.

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Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements, although an initial assessment will take place to identify the correct level of study.

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