When & Where

Suitable For

  • 19 year olds and up are permitted on this course

Quick Facts

  • Availability Late starts accepted
  • Tutor Luz Perez Carrillo
  • Course Code K21MIKC03C

What you will learn

Want to get more for your money? If you can confidently add, subtract, multiply and divide, this course will take you a step further in applying mathematical skills to solve problems of increasing complexity, through appropriate reasoning and decision making. You will study for one session per week and sit an Edexcel Functional Skills maths exam at the end of the course.
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
Multiply and divide whole numbers and decimals by 10, 100, 1000, use multiplication facts and make connections with division facts
Calculate the squares of one-digit and two-digit numbers and follow the order of precedence of operators
Read, write, order and compare common fractions and mixed numbers, work out fraction parts, discounts/increases
Recognise and calculate equivalences between common fractions, percentages and decimals, work with simple ratio and direct proportions
Calculate areas and volumes from given formulae
Represent discrete data in tables, diagrams and charts including pie charts, bar charts and line graphs