Maths Functional Skills - Bridgwater & Taunton College

Course Overview

This is a free course for adults, which encompasses different levels, who need to brush up on their maths skills for work, further study, helping children with homework or simply to increase confidence.

Lots of different skills including:

  • Adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing
  • How to use a calculator
  • Fractions and percentages
  • How to check you work for errors
  • Taking measurements
  • Managing money

Assessment Methods

When you are ready you will sit an exam at the appropriate level.

Progression Options

On completion of the course at level 2, you can progress to either:

  • GCSE Maths
  • Access to Higher Education
  • A selection of vocational courses
  • Level 2 is worth 10 UCAS points

Course Summary

Course Title Maths Functional Skills
Entry Requirements

There are no formal qualifications required for entry; you will undergo an initial assessment, to determine which level of the course is the right level for you.

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I really enjoy studying at Bridgwater & Taunton College. All of my lessons have a friendly atmosphere and my tutors push me to be the best I can be. Studying here has allowed me to gain the qualifications I need to go on to degree level.

Myles Fisher

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