Functional Skills Mathematics

  • Teaching from: September 2019
  • Exams from: January 2020
  • Specification code: 8361 8362
  • QAN code: 603/4257/2 (Level 1); 603/4258/4 (Level 2)

This specification for Functional Skills Maths Level 1 and Level 2 (8361, 8362) aims to prepare learners for life and work, while creating a stepping stone to further studies such as GCSE Maths. It takes a real-life approach to learning, with problem-solving questions about personal finance, planning and organising activities and the world of work.

There are no prior learning requirements for this pass/fail qualification.

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Key dates

  • 13 January 2020 Exam for Functional Skills Mathematics Level 2 (8362/2)
    Series: January 2020
    Start time: pm
    Duration: 1h 30m
  • 13 January 2020 Exam for Functional Skills Mathematics Level 2 (8362/1)
    Series: January 2020
    Start time: am
    Duration: 30m
  • 13 January 2020 Exam for Functional Skills Mathematics Level 1 (8361/1)
    Series: January 2020
    Start time: am
    Duration: 30m

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