Functional Skills in Numeracy

Functional Skills in Numeracy @ Alec Reed Academy

Provide accreditation of achievement of a range of mathematics skills in

real-life settings so learners can use subject skills in a functional way

throughout life

• Provide a flexible assessment structure at Entry Level that can be adapted to

meet the needs of individual learners

• Provide a progression route through to higher achievement

• Focus assessment on the three interrelated process skills identified

in the skills standards:

- Representing

- Analysing

- Interpreting