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ALFIE – Advanced Numeracy Life Skills

  • BERKSHIRE COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE
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Maths & numeracy skills

Course Overview

This course will develop fundamental numeracy skills by linking them to real-life scenarios, such as managing personal finances, working with time and measurement, and simple geometry (describing movement, position and direction as used everyday, in a variety of contexts).

All topic teaching will incorporate practical activities, together with classroom-based learning. The course will include role playing activities, in which learners will need to use their mathematical skills. We will make extensive use of physical resources, manipulatives and visuals to support our learners’ understanding.

Course Code

FPEMAL08B0

Start Time

09:00

End Time

11:00

End Date

Wed, 02 Jul 2025

Entry Requirements

Entry requirements: A strong recognition of numbers. the ability to use given mathematical information including numbers, symbols, and simple diagrams i...

Course information

This course will develop fundamental numeracy skills by linking them to real-life scenarios, such as managing personal finances, working with time and measurement, and simple geometry (describing movement, position and direction as used everyday, in a variety of contexts).

36 Weeks From September 2023 to July 2024

These topics will be taught using practical work together with classroom based learning.

Students will all follow a Learning Criteria delivered over the year, assessments will be through tutor lead practical, classroom based activities and observations in class.

Entry Level NONE Non regulated SFA formula funded provision, Entry Level, Sport, Leisure and Recreation, 69 to 92 hrs, PW B

All of our courses are aimed to support students develop their employability skills and life skills. Where courses are set a different levels you may which to progress onto the higher level the following year.

Entry level

Start date Wednesday 6th September 2023
End Date Wednesday 3rd July 2024
Start Time 09.00am
End Time 11.00am

Location: BCA