The focus of the assessment for this unit is numeracy skills. However, it is expected that the underpinning teaching and learning will help develop learners’ understanding of
• the importance of accurate use of numeracy skills in the workplace
• the range of work-related situations in which numeracy skills are useful
To develop learners’ ability to apply numeracy skills in a work context.
Unit Learning Outcomes
Be able to select appropriate numeracy skills in a work context.
Select the appropriate numeracy skills needed to carry out straightforward workplace tasks.
Be able to apply appropriate numeracy skills in a work context.
Identify and obtain information needed in order to apply numeracy skills in work situations.
Apply appropriate numeracy skills to straightforward workplace tasks or situations in an organised way.
Use appropriate checking procedures at each stage.
Be able to interpret and communicate results in situations where they have applied numerical skills in a work context.
Interpret findings in order to present appropriate solutions to different straightforward work-related problems.
Explain simple conclusions to others.