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Functional Skills Maths (Entry Level 2 and 3) - Online Learning

Course outline

Our Functional Skills Maths Entry Level 2 and 3 course will equip you with Entry Level 2 and 3 knowledge of the following topics: numbers, measurements and handling data.

This course is ideal if you wish to improve your Maths skills. Through our online resources, you will work through all the key modules for Maths, which will fully prepare you for your Functional Skills examinations.

This course includes three key modules:

Handling information and data

  • Unit 1: Extract, interpret and organise information into tables, line graphs and bar charts
    • You will look at how data can be represented on different types of graphs and charts, including bar charts, tables and line graphs. Tally charts, pictograms and frequency tables will also be covered in this unit.

Measures, shapes and space

  • Unit 1: Time and money
    • In this unit, you will explore the importance of time and the relationships between time and money. Budgeting will also be covered in this unit to improve your knowledge of money.
  • Unit 2: Converting between measurements
    • You will look at the different units of measurements used in maths, as well as the ways of calculating in metric and converting between different units of weight.
  • Unit 3: Shapes
    • You will look at 2D and 3D shapes, quarter and half turns and angles in this unit, completing practice questions along the way to test your knowledge on each area.

Using numbers and the number system

  • Unit 1: Adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing numbers up to 1000
    • Within this unit, learners will look at adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing numbers and will carry out calculations with numbers. Learners will use different methods to improve their mathematical techniques.
  • Unit 2: Decimals, addition, subtraction, multiplication, division
    • You will explore the elements of ordering, approximating and comparing decimals, as well as looking at adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing decimals of up to three decimal places. There are practice questions embedded throughout the unit to test your knowledge.
  • Unit 3: Multiplying and dividing by 10, 100 and 1000 and rounding
    • In this unit, you will look at methods used to multiply and divide numbers by 10, by 100, and by 1000. Rounding numbers will also be covered, including how to round to the nearest 10, 100 or 1000.
  • Unit 4: Fractions
    • This unit will teach you how to order, add, subtract and compare different amounts and quantities by using fractions. You will look at different types of fractions, and learn how to compare fractions, simplify fractions and express one number as a fraction of another number.

This course is delivered online, allowing you to choose when and where you study. Studying will enhance both your personal skills and professional development.

Personal Tutors are assigned to you to ensure that they have the support needed to succeed.

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Online Learning

You can start this course at any time.

Entry Level 3

Course code: C036243 / Q036244

Online Learning

You can start this course at any time.

Entry Level 2

Course code: C036241 / Q036242


City & Guilds Functional Skills Maths Entry Level 2 or 3


12 weeks

Level Entry Level
Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course but you must be aged 19 or over.


Online Examination


Level 1 Functional Skills Maths

Additional information

The tuition fee is funded in full* by the government, but you must submit information when you enrol to qualify. You can find out what information you need to submit here.

*Geographical restrictions may apply.

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