Essential Numeracy - The University of Newcastle

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Online

Free

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  • Course
  • Online
  • When:
    Flexible
Description

A basic level of numeracy is essential, not just while studying but also in everyday life. From doing the shopping to designing a rocket travelling to Mars, numeracy skills are in constant demand.

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Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
Flexible
Online

What you'll learn on the course

Numeracy
Operations
Percentages
Fractions
Decimals

Course programme

ESSENTIAL NUMERACY

A basic level of numeracy is essential, not just while studying but also in everyday life. From doing the shopping to designing a rocket travelling to Mars, numeracy skills are in constant demand.

This online course aims to remind students of the fundamental rules of arithmetic which underpin all higher levels of mathematics.

Topics covered include:

- Order of operations

- Whole number arithmetic

- Fractions

- Decimals

- Percentages

This course is appropriate for students wishing to enrol in foundation-level programs.