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Mathematics - Level 1 (Functional Skills)

Course Code: GB1FE1975

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Course Overview

This course aims to develop your maths skills to help with things like managing money or helping children with homework and even to progress at work. It provides a nationally-recognised qualification delivered through Blended Learning – a mixture of mostly online learning and occasional face-to-face teaching methods. The benefits are obvious – learning at a time, pace and place that suits you.

You can enrol onto this course at any time throughout the year. In the first instance, call 01253 504 694 or email Amanda.odonnell@blackpool.ac.uk and we will arrange for you to meet one of our advice and guidance officers to determine if this is the right course for you.

Entry Requirements

To do this course you will need to be over 19 and committed to developing your maths skills. It is equally suited to those who are employed as to those who are unemployed.

Qualification Obtained

Functional Skills Qualification in Mathematics at Level 1

Career Options and Progression

Assessment Methods

Teaching and Learning Methods

The majority of teaching is delivered via a digital platform, with some face-to-face meetings being scheduled and others being made available as necessary.

Blended learning consists of instructor-delivered content, e-learning, webinars, conference calls, live or online sessions with instructors, and other media and events, for example, bespoke online learning programmes, Facebook, email, chat rooms, blogs, podcasting, YouTube and Skype.

There are no fixed classroom hours. Optional workshops are provided if you require additional support; otherwise you will complete all your work independently through online learning tools.

Industry Placement and Field Trips

Other Costs and Equipment Needed

Expert Tutors

All staff involved in the delivery of adult education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.

Tuition Fees

Regulation and Accreditation

Terms and Conditions

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