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IQ Level 3 Award in Mathematics for Numeracy Teaching (QCF)

 

Qualification Number 600/7766/9
Title IQ Level 3 Award in Mathematics for Numeracy Teaching (QCF)
Category National
Sector Teaching & Education
Operational Start Date 21/03/2013
Operational End Date 31/12/2017
Total Units 3 Mandatory Units 3
Min Guided Learning Hours 60 Total Qualification Time
Min Age From 16

 


Registration Fee : £46.00 (excluding VAT) 


This is the administrative fee that IQ charges centres to register a learner on this qualification, and NOT a training fee. All fees include registration, certification and postage (delivery rates may apply for postage to international centres). 

 


About this Qualification

This qualification will be withdrawn for registration on 31/12/2017. You will not be able to register onto this qualification after this date. Any candidate’s currently registered will still be able to complete this qualification and claim their certificates up until 31/03/2018. For more information, please email info@industryqualifications.org.uk

The IQ Level 3 Award in Mathematics for Numeracy Teaching will support learners in the acquisition of skills in using mathematics in academic subjects, professional and vocational contexts and in public and personal life.

The qualification will prepare learners to progress to mathematics qualifications at a higher level, or to qualifications in other subject areas where mathematics skills would be an advantage. It will also support the development of personal skills and/or knowledge in mathematics and has been identified by the Learning and Skills Improvement Service (LSIS) as an appropriate qualification to develop the knowledge and skills needed to teach Functional Skills Mathematics. Objectives of the qualification include: preparing learners to progress to a qualification in the same subject area but at a higher level or requiring more specific knowledge, skills and understanding, preparing learners to progress to a qualification in another subject area and to give learners personal growth and engagement in learning.

The criteria for this qualification were developed by Lifelong Learning UK in 2007, and revised in 2010. The criteria are available on the LSIS website.

Progression

 

Learners who have achieved the Level 3 Award in Mathematics for Numeracy Teaching could progress to the:

  • Level 3 or 4 Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector (PTLLS)
  • Level 3 or 4 Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector (CTLLS)
  • Level 5 Diploma in Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector (DTLLS)

Level 5 Subsidiary Diploma in Teaching Mathematics (Numeracy) in the Lifelong Learning Sector

Unit Structure

IQ Level 3 Award in Mathematics for Numeracy Teaching (QCF)
Unit GroupMinimum Units:2
 Minimum Credits:12
 UnitLevelCreditGLH
 T/503/4861Using mathematics: academic subjects3630
 A/503/4859Using mathematics: personal and public life3630
 F/503/4863Using mathematics: professional and vocational contexts3630

 


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