Improve Your Maths Entry 3 - Level 2

This course is full. Please contact us on 01202 123444 to be added to the queue.

Course code: QA1992F

For learners wanting to improve their confidence with maths and work towards an Entry Level 3, Level 1 or Level 2 Functional Skills maths qualification.

When and where

Dates

From 14 Sep 2023 to 04 Jul 2024
Thu 18:00-21:00

36 weeks

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21 Mar 2024

18:00 to 21:00

28 Mar 2024

18:00 to 21:00

18 Apr 2024

18:00 to 21:00

25 Apr 2024

18:00 to 21:00

02 May 2024

18:00 to 21:00

09 May 2024

18:00 to 21:00

16 May 2024

18:00 to 21:00

23 May 2024

18:00 to 21:00

06 Jun 2024

18:00 to 21:00

13 Jun 2024

18:00 to 21:00

20 Jun 2024

18:00 to 21:00

27 Jun 2024

18:00 to 21:00

04 Jul 2024

18:00 to 21:00

Location

King's Park Leisure & Learning Centre 

Bournemouth Indoor Bowls Centre, Kings Park Drive

Bournemouth
BH7 6JD


Cost

Fees and concessions

Free. There is no tuition fee charged for this course.

Who

Skills & Learning Adult Community Education

enquiries@salbcp.com

01202 123444

What the course is about

<p>In your class you will:</p>

<ul>
<li>Revise the basics of maths including addition, subtraction, multiplication and division and using multiplication tables</li>
<li>Use metric measures - millimetres, centimetres, metres, grams, kilograms, millilitres and litres</li>
<li>Work on fractions, decimals and percentages</li>
<li>Develop data handling skills including averages, drawing graphs and charts</li>
<li>Work on problem solving skills</li>
<li>Complete classroom and homework activities to prepare you for your assessment</li>
</ul>

<p><strong>This is a course leading to a qualification.</strong>This course is paid for by public funding and you will be required to complete recognised Maths Assessments. We will also, where appropriate, help you to improve other skills such as English, ICT and skills needed for employability.</p>

<p>What learners say about our courses: <q>I have had a great experience on this course and found a new love for maths.</q> <q>Enjoyed it very much. Everyone was helpful and helped me understand when I got something wrong.</q> <q>Brilliant support from tutor and helpers on the course. Passing this course will enable me to go on to further study.</q> <q>I learned new skills to apply to work and everyday life.</q> <q>The staff have been very accommodating to support my learning needs.</q></p>

Pre-course information session or interview

<p>You will be required to participate in an Admission Session to attend this course. Click on the Book Admissions session button on the following webpage: <a href="https://www.skillsandlearningace.com/subjects/maths/">www.skillsandlearningace.com/subjects/maths/</a>. Many courses start in September, but we enrol learners at set times throughout the year. Please visit our website for further details or telephone our team on 01202 123444 who will advise you on how to apply. For term dates please refer to <a href="https://www.skillsandlearningace.com/about/term-dates/">www.skillsandlearningace.com/about/term-dates</a>.</p>

Assessment of progress, tests, exams

<p>This is an accredited course. You will work towards an exam. If completing a qualification at Entry Level 3, your work will be marked and internally quality assured. Level 1 and 2 Functional Skills exams are set and marked externally. If successful you will receive a nationally recognised certificate. With your tutor you will agree goals for you to work on in class and this will be reviewed at regular intervals.</p>

Who the course is for / Previous experience, knowledge or qualifications

<p>This course is for you if:</p>

<ul>
<li>You want to develop and improve your skills and gain a qualification</li>
<li>You want to attend a small, friendly class and work at your own pace and level</li>
<li>You want to be more confident using Maths to do familiar tasks in a practical way</li>
<li>You can attend every week and complete home study tasks between sessions</li>
</ul>

<p>You do not need any previous experience or qualifications in Maths to attend this course. <strong>IMPORTANT - You will be expected to attend regularly from the first session and complete any homework given. If you do not attend you may be withdrawn from the course.</strong> </p>

Materials and costs

<p>You will need an A4 folder, pen and paper, ruler and a calculator. <strong>The course is Government funded so there is no cost for the course. PLEASE NOTE - You will be charged an exam fee of £30 if you fail to turn up for an exam.</strong></p>