Maths Before Shopping

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Course Description

Want to do something different at the weekend? This is the third and last Maths course on Saturday mornings for 10 weeks. It is aimed at those who live locally and can't commit to a whole weekend. New or existing learners are welcome.

Grow in Maths confidence and tackle Maths topics about data and information - surveys, tables, charts and graphs. You'll be able to work on personal topics as well as those that are set for you.

You may also be interested in our Sunday 'English Before Lunch' courses.


Course runs from 21 Apr 2018 to 23 Jun 2018


  • No formal qualification.
  • You will achieve personal goals.
  • You will receive a course certificate.

Entry Requirements

  • Aimed at beginners or those with Maths anxiety.
  • No formal entry requirements.
  • Not suited to learners who have a Level 2, GCSE or above in Maths.

Method of Assessment

  • Your achievements will be assessed by individual learning plan (ILP).


Return to Learn courses are designed to encourage you to begin studying. Use the opportunity to think about what you'd like to do next. If your skills are the right level, you could progress to other Hillcroft courses such as:

  • weekend Maths & English courses
  • The Basic Skills, Future Proof, The Next Level
  • Step Up courses
  • ICT and Digital Arts courses
  • Confidence courses
  • Dyslexia courses
  • Pre-Access and Access courses


  • If you're unsure about your skills, please ring us.
  • If you haven't been to Hillcroft before, please ring us.

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Course Application and Support Forms:

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The Information Form only needs to be completed once each academic year, if you have not completed one for this year, you will need to complete this also.

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(You will be required to sign the forms when you attend the college)

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