Mathematical Skills (Intermediate)

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This is the ideal online course for individuals who would like to develop and enhance their mathematical skills – ideal for adults or younger people just wanting to develop their skills. The certificate is broken down into small units (Awards) which will help you to build your confidence and ability in a range of topic areas, you can expect to learn more about using calculations, fractions, decimals, percentages and much more!

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Unit 1: Understanding Numbers
Unit 2: Using Calculations: Additional and Subtraction of Whole Numbers
Unit 3: Using Calculations: Multiplication and Division of Whole Numbers
Unit 4: Understanding and Using Fractions
Unit 5: Understanding and Using Decimals
Unit 6: Understanding and Using Percentages
Unit 7: Time and Temperature
Unit 8: Understanding Length, Weight and Capacity
Unit 9: Understanding Perimeter and Area
Unit 10: Understanding Volume
Unit 11: Understanding and Using 2D Shapes
Unit 12: Handling Data
Unit 13: Data Calculations
Unit 14: Probability

Each unit in this programme is broken down into 4 sections including:
Section 1 – Quick Quiz
Section 2 – Maths Guide
Section 3 – Mock Assessment
Section 4 – Assessment

Each unit is followed by a written tutor marked assignment (TMA), which is submitted and then marked by your tutor. You will not be required to take an external exam.

At the end of this course, successful learners will be awarded a formal certificate of achievement.  The training courses have been designed specifically to meet the needs of learners who prefer to study from home.

You have up to a year to complete this course. The guided and recommended study hours is 45. This is usually ample time for learners, even with full time jobs and other commitments. Don’t worry if you go over the year though. We can organise an extension to your course for a small fee, which also extends your tutor support.

Our course is delivered via our online learning platform as this provides learners with a dynamic and engaging experience. Don’t worry, if you prefer, you can print the learning materials yourself. The learning resources are in a range of different media including videos, e-books, and online quizzes.

Q: Tell me about my Tutor Support?

You will have access to your personal tutor, via email, who will mark your assignments and guide you through the course to help you get ready for your examinations. In addition, you will be supplied with a comprehensive Study Guide which will help you through the study and assessment process. This is especially useful if you haven’t studied for a while.

Q: What skills are needed to enrol onto this course?

You don’t need any prior skills in the subject area to start this course.

Q: What is included in the cost of my course?

We provide all the specially written learning materials you require to study this course at home. The course fee also includes tutor support for 12 months.

Q: Are there any additional costs?

You will receive everything you need to complete this course within the study pack we send to you.

Q: Is there a required reading list?

No, all of the study materials are supplied within your learning pack.

Q: Do I have to sit an exam?

No, this course is assessed by coursework alone.

Q: What if I live outside the UK?

That’s fine, this course can be studied anywhere and is completed by submitting Tutor marked assignments (TMAs).

Q: What do I do if I still have questions?

Please check Contact Us, we are happy to answer any questions you have.

Additional information

Study Hours Up to 120 hours, which is around 40 minutes per day for 6 months.
Study Method Paper based study


Course Features

  • Lectures 0
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  • Duration 50 hours
  • Skill level All levels
  • Language English
  • Students 0
  • Assessments Yes

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