Course overview

This course is for residents of Norfolk only- Please only apply for this course if you live in the County of Norfolk. Do you lack confidence with numbers? On this self-study course, you will use the WEA's fun, engaging, interactive multimedia resources to help grow your confidence with maths. You can learn at your own pace, at a time that suits you and take as long as you need to complete the course. From working out your household budget, to helping your kids with their school work, there is a module for you. From time to time, one of our friendly Numeracy Coaches will check in with you to provide any support that you need.

Course description

This course focuses on practical skills. It won’t be like school, you will learn skills that will make you more confident and help you make better choices, from healthy eating to getting a good deal.

This could be the first step towards a new job, further education or just a new number-confident you. On the course you will:

Understand how numeracy is applied to different real-life scenarios

  • Demonstrate numerical calculations

  • Demonstrate an understanding of mathematical vocabulary

  • Apply maths skills and knowledge to solve real-life problems

  • Demonstrate the skills and knowledge required to undertake an accredited functional skills qualification

You will need internet access and access to a laptop or mobile device.

What financial support is available?

We don't want anything to stand in your way when it comes to bringing Adult learning within reach so if you need anything to support you to achieve your goals then speak to one of our education experts during your enrolment journey. Most of our courses are government funded but if you don't qualify or need.

What other support is available?

All of our digital content, teaching and learning activities and assessments are designed to be accessible so if you need any additional support you can discuss this with the education experts during your enrolment journey and we will do all we can to make sure you have optimal access.

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