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Improve Your Maths - Level 1

Tuart College

Event outline

All public sector employees need to be able to calculate, understand and use mathematics well. This is a low level beginners' Mathematics course which covers basic strands - namely Numbers Theory and Measurement. This course is suitable for adults with limited numeracy and literacy skills and/or those who did not complete high school.

This is a 10 week course, two hours per week. 

In this course you will learn about:

  • Number Theory - Basic Operations, Order of Operations (Precedence Rule).
  • Factors - Multiples, Prime Numbers, Lowest Common Multiple, Highest Common Factor.
  • Decimals -  Rounding, Multiplication and Division involving multiples of 10, more decimals, Basic Operations.
  • Fractions - Conversion of Decimals to Fractions, Simplifying Fractions, Types of Fractions, Equivalent Fractions, Basic Operations.
  • Percentages - Conversion between Percentage and Fractions, Conversion between Metric Units.

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Provider information

Tuart College specialises in providing educational opportunities for adults returning to education or wishing to upgrade or improve their education.