Parttime Classroom Generic programmes and qualifications

Maths for the Terrified – Basic Maths for adults

This programme module aims build on the learner’s numeracy skills to enable learners to carry out a range of everyday mathematical tasks and to help develop the learner’s concept of quantitative problem solving.

Target Award

QQI General Learning – P2GL0

Start Date: 27-05-2024 Hours/week: 02 Hrs 00 Mins


Day Mornings Afternoons Evenings
Education Requirements
No formal education or qualifications are required although applicants may have participated in primary and secondary education. Applicants will be expected to demonstrate a standard of knowledge, skill and competence equivalent to NFQ Level 1 when accessing a Level 2 programme.

Age Requirements
Please see course details for minimum age requirements.

Learning Aptitude
Applicants must have a motivation to learn, an interest in the subject and the ability to acquire the knowledge, skills and competencies set out in the course.

Previous Experience
Applicants must be able to demonstrate an elementary range of knowledge, skills and competencies relevant to the course and be able to work under direction.

Module Award Body
Setting Learning Goals Setting Learning Goals (M2L13) QQI
(QS1) Identify quantitative elements in a range of everyday circumstances, e.g. daily budget, planning an outing – including distances, dates, times and costs (QS2) Be aware of approaches that can be used to solve quantitative problems, e.g. estimation, modelling and flow charts (QS3) Use mathematical terms and symbols to represent problems (QS4) Find a solution to a real life quantitative problem (QS5) Evaluate the solution obtained for the problem


Adult Literacy, Tramore, Co Waterford


Adult Education Centre, Unit 2, Seapoint Business Park, Riverstown, , Tramore, X91FD9K


  • Free Parking
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Full Canteen

Contact Details

Course Contact:
Margaret Howard


086 0617072