**National 2 Lifeskills Mathematics**

This courses include two mandatory units of work (Number & Number Processes and Shape Space & Data)

plus a choice of any two of the other three units. (Money, Time, Measurement)

Number & Number Processes Mandatory Unit |
Recognising and using whole numbers.
Recognising very simple fractions. Carrying out calculations involving addition and subtraction of whole numbers. Carrying out very simple tasks involving multiplication or division. Selecting appropriate calculations. Using numerical notation. Carrying out very simple calculations. Using the results of calculations to make a decisio. |

Shape, SpaceMandatory Unit& Data |
Recognising and using common 2D shapes and 3D objects.
Describing the position of shapes or objects appropriately. Using appropriate vocabulary to compare shapes or objects. Continuing a simple pattern. Adding to data in a given basic graphical form. Interpreting simple data to make a choice Using data to make a choice based on the likelihood of an event happening. |

Money |
Counting up manageable amounts of money.
Using coins and banknotes to make up manageable amounts of money. Calculating basic cost. Calculating basic change. Selecting appropriate calculations involving money. Carrying out calculations. Using the results of calculations to make a decision. |

Time |
Recognising and ordering days of the week and months of the year.
Recognising and ordering time using an analogue or digital clock. Using resources to work out very simple data intervals . Using resources to work out very simple time intervals . Selecting appropriate resources for the situation . Using appropriate resources. Making a decision based on time. |

Measurement |
Using measuring instruments for real-life tasks
Interpreting scales to the nearest marked and numbered division.
Recording measurements using appropriate units. Using appropriate vocabulary to compare measured items. Selecting appropriate measuring instruments. Using measuring instruments appropriately. Making a decision based on the results of measurements. |

**All assessments are internal.**

Students must pass four of the five units including Number & Number Processes and Shape Space & Data.