About this qualification:
The purpose of the Functional Skills Mathematics qualification is to demonstrate both mathematical skills at the appropriate level and the ability to apply mathematical thinking effectively to solve problems successfully in the workplace and other real-life situations.
Who is it suitable for?
This qualification is suitable for learners studying the following:
• Study Programme
• Alternative to GCSE
• As a standalone qualification
There are no pre-entry requirements for this qualification and no minimum age requirement has been set for registration.
This qualification has one external assessment divided into 2 sections.
• Section A: The non-calculator section
• Section B: The calculator section