Course description

How is the cost of living impacting upon what you eat? Could you use some tips on how to make healthy meals on a budget? This short English and maths course will improve your skills at the same time as helping you to provide healthy and tasty options without breaking the bank. Make your money go further and satisfy your taste buds.

What you will learn about:

  • Shopping tips  
  • High nutrition, low cost  
  • Making money go further by planning your shop 
  • Calculating costs and making comparisons   
  • healthy use of microwave cooking 
  • Ratio and proportion for recipes 
  • Cooking times 

What can this course lead to?

Functional Skills qualifications in English and maths

Want to learn more?

You can find out more about Northern College and the courses on offer at one of our Open Events.


Northern College, Yorkshire

Course session dates

Session dates for 17 October 2022 - 18 October 2022

  • Monday 17 Oct 2022 to Tuesday 18 Oct 2022

Course fees and funding support


* This course is fully funded for eligible students.

If you are not eligible, there will be a cost of £25.00 plus an additional fee if you choose to stay over. The vast majority of students are eligible to study for free and we will confirm when you apply.