Course Code: GB1PJ030 Multiply - Home Design on a Budget Next course dates Start dateLocationDuration Anytime Community Based 2 Weeks Enquire now Overview Is this course for me? What will I learn? How will I be assessed? Key information Where could this course take me? Course SummaryIn a time of crisis for the cost of living, it has never been more important for us as individuals to live smart, save money where we can and manage a budget across different aspects of our lives. This fun 6-hour course will help you identify ways you can furnish and re-style your home on a budget. You will look at saving money by accessing and using retail price comparison websites that sell furniture and home goods at a fraction of retail prices. The course will show you how to identify where you can sell your unwanted items, how to place home items towards maximising space and how colour plays a vital part in the illusion of space and calmness. Entry RequirementsThe only entry requirement for this course is that you are aged 19+, enthusiastic and willing to learn. Qualification ObtainedMultiply (numeracy) provision designed to help people use numeracy to manage their money,6 to 10 hours Industry Placement and Field TripsThere are no field trips or work placements associated with this course. Learning and Teaching MethodsThis course will teach you the following concepts: How to sell unwanted items How to access and use price comparison websites How to filter your exact requirements when shopping Placing your furniture/items to maximise space and how colour affects your mood and emotions The course consists of classroom based-learning in small groups using the following methods: 1-1 and group discussions Assessment worksheets Expert Tutors Our tutors have extensive experience teaching students who are nervous of numbers. We aim to take the fear out of maths and give students the key mathematical skills they need to succeed in everyday life and when it comes to work. Assessment MethodsTeaching takes place in small groups in an informal community setting where you'll share you learning with like-minded students. You will be informally assessed by the following methods: Discussion BKSB results Session tasks Other Costs and Equipment NeededParticipants will be given an exercise book in which to make notes. No other equipment is required. Tuition Fees This course is government funded so there are no fees to pay. Terms and Conditions Read our full terms and conditions for more information. Career Options and ProgressionOnce you have finished this course you may wish to further your knowledge, by joining a Maths Functional Skills course. This course is a brilliant introduction to saving money using various mathematical methods to achieve it. You could build upon these skills and open lots of job opportunities by progressing through our other courses of English, Maths and Digital Functional skills. If you really enjoy the design aspect of this course, you could be eligible for one of our exciting Creative Arts courses.