Functional Skills Maths Level 2 Exam
Functional Skills Maths Level 2 Exam
This functional skills maths level 2 exam can be used to gain access into University and courses such as nursing, policing, QTLS teaching route and more. Our online course has been designed to help you prepare and pass the exam first time. Government approved qualification that is Ofqual regulated.
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Functional Skills Maths Level 2 Exam:
Can I take functional skills exams online?
Pass Functional skills offers level 2 functional skills maths online, where you are able to take the exam in the comfort of your own home. This means you will be able to take the exam on your laptop or computer in your house, with an invigilator watching you via webcam.
Will it be accepted?
All our exams are Ofqual-approved and will be accepted everywhere. We work with City & Guilds and Open awards to deliver our exams. The functional skills Maths exam is considered a GCSE Equivalency, equal to a Level 4 or GCSE grade C pass.
- Registration fee with the exam board
- Both Paper and Electronic certification
- One Level 2 Maths Functional Skills online exam.
This section includes basic calculations, as well as calculations involving fractions, percentages and decimals. This section gives you the building-blocks to answer more contextualised questions later on in the course.
Understanding Measure, Shape and Space:
In this section, you will get to grips with some problems involving money, as well as test your ability with shapes, areas and volume. This section will put what you have learned in the first section to the test.
Handling Information and Data:
This section will test your knowledge of the mean, median, mode and range, as well as some simple probability. You will need a firm grasp of fractions and decimals, as well as calculating with them, to succeed here.
There are no entry requirements for this qualification. All you will need is access to a computer and a stable internet connection. For those who need reasonable exam adjustment, please allow at least 20 working days for this to be applied to your exam.
The exam is sat remotely, so you will need the following equipment:
- Laptop/Desktop Microsoft Windows or Mac.
- A webcam and microphone. Usually, these are built into your laptop but be purchased cheaply if required.
- Wi-Fi connection, Minimum requirements 1 Mbit Upload, 10Mbit Download. (Hotspots, Mobile or otherwise are not allowed)
- Zoom desktop app needs to be downloaded and installed.
On the day of the exam:
On the day of the exam, you will need to position yourself in a quiet room that is suitable for exam conditions to take place. Nobody will be allowed into the room during the exam, and you will not be allowed to leave for the duration of the exam. For the Functional skills Maths level 2 exam, you will be allowed to bring a non-scientific calculator. Please ask for more details if you are unsure.
When can I take the exam?
Exams take place Monday-Saturday. We offer a wide range of dates- these can be seen on the calendar. You can select a date in as little as 5 days time, or book as far in advance as you wish. The further in advance you book, the cheaper the exam.
When will I get my certificate?
We offer functional skills maths level 2 fast track results, meaning from the day you complete your exam, results are usually delivered within 2 weeks. Digital exam certificates are then issued within 24 hours of your results, with paper certificates to follow after. Please be aware you must have paid off your payment plan fully before results can be released.
We have the option of 2 exam boards: Open Awards and City & Guilds. Both provide nationally recognised qualifications in functional skills Mathematics. We typically use Open Awards, as they provide the best experience for the student. However, if you would prefer another exam board, please let us know and will accommodate for your preference.
Why take a functional skills Maths Level 2?
The Level 2 qualifications are all equivalent to a GCSE grade 4 (also known as a GCSE Pass). This means that this qualification can be used instead of a GCSE qualification in order to progress with a career or education.
Functional skills or GCSE?
Functional Skills Level 2 is a much more accessible qualification when compared to a GCSE. Functional skills level 2 contains only about 30% of the content that a full GCSE contains, meaning you can focus your revision on a much smaller area. GCSE exams can only be taken in summer and November, whereas functional skills exams can be sat 365 days a year.
What are some typical progression routes with a level 2 qualification?
Obtaining a level 2 qualification opens a huge number of doors in both education and employment. Some typical routes can be seen below: Allowing students into university, policing, nursing, midwifery, mental health nursing, social care, apprenticeships, and many many more.
Functional Skills Maths Level 2 Online Exam
The Functional Skills Maths Level 2 Online Exam that we offer can be taken from anywhere. With Pass Functional Skills, you are able to take the online exam from your own home as long as you have a stable internet connection. You can purchase the functional skills maths level 2 exam only or you can purchase our online course alongside the exam which entitles you to a free resit if you do not pass first time.
After booking, you can select the date and time of your exam with the 'book later' option.
Once the exam date has arrived, you will be emailed by one of our Ofqual-approved invigilators, who will help you set up your exam.
We have fast track functional skills Maths level 2 results. Once your exam has been completed, you will usually receive your results within 2 weeks.
After you have passed, you will be awarded an official functional skills certificate from the awarding body.
Jordan's Story: Getting into Nursing
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Functional Skills Maths Level 2 Online Course
✔️ Online Functional Skills Maths Course
Our Maths Level 2 Course includes everything you could need to pass your functional skills exam. We provide our learners with an online revision platform which, once you have logged in, will present you with an abundance of questions that cover the content of the Maths Level 2 curriculum.
✔️ Subject Knowledge Assessment
Our free functional skills level 2 Maths online course starts with a subject knowledge assessment. After completing these questions, you will be given a summary of your strong and weak areas in Maths, and you will be provided with a list of revision topics that we recommend that you focus on in order to help you pass your exam.
✔️ Smart Learning System
The subject knowledge assessment that you complete when signing up for the online maths functional skills level 2 course is designed to help you identify your weaker areas and what to focus on. It is ideal for any kind of learner who wants to optimise their revision time. When you have answered the subject knowledge assessment questions, the Smart Learning System suggests the topics you need to study, as well as providing you with the tools to assist you in revising that subject, picking out revision videos and exam questions to assist your learning.
✔️ 30 Online Level 2 Maths Mock Exams
The Online Functional Skills Level 2 Course also provides 30 different Maths level 2 mock exams for you to use at your leisure. The mock tests are designed with real exams in mind, and have questions that line up with the real questions as closely as possible in order to simulate what the exams are going to be like. You can work through these exams at your own pace, and they also provide you with instant feedback on every question.
Maths Level 2 Exam Pack
Each student that purchases a functional skills level 2 maths exam will receive a free exam pack sent to them through the post.
The exam pack contains a a booklet that includes lots of important information for your maths level 2 functional skills exam, including how the exam works, what happens on the day, as well as our terms and conditions, and lots of helpful tools to help you prepare ahead of your level 2 maths test online.
On top of this, you will receive Pass Functional Skills mock exam papers for you to use to practice during your revision. Click the buttons below to view the mark schemes for these papers.
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