MA9104

Improve your maths: join at any time

Rushbrook, Totnes

Who is this course for?

This course is for anyone wanting to improve their maths. This can range from entry level all the way up to Level 2 qualifications. You can enrol at any time throughout the year and our tutors will tailor your learning exactly around your needs. This is a very flexible course, you will work at your own pace and you will be set your own goals. There will be lots of progression opportunities available to you along the way.

We encourage anyone to enrol who wants to improve their maths, whether that’s to help their children with their homework, to gain a qualification for further studies or just to brush up on their skills. This course will help you boost your employment opportunities and prepare you for further study.

Course content

As the course covers different qualification levels the content will be designed to meet your exact needs. This will include numbers and their use in everyday life, working with data and creating graphs.

Our classes are small and welcoming, you will work with others and on your own. You will also be using a computer to do some research and other activities to enhance your study experience. We encourage you to regularly attend our classes and to spend some extra time on self-study at home.

Support and feedback

Our tutors are supportive and friendly, they work with our learning support assistants who are at hand to help you with any learning difficulties or disabilities. Your progress will be tracked, and you will be encouraged to take responsibility for your own learning. Using a tailored learning plan our tutors will provide you with feedback to help you achieve your learning goals.

Additional costs and requirements

We will supply you with all the text books you may need during your course. You will need to bring along an A4 file, writing materials and lined or squared paper to your first lesson. For some lessons you may also need a geometry set, including a ruler, protractor and compass.

To enrol on this course, you will first need to meet with one of our friendly Learning Support Coordinators. Through a skills check they will make sure that this is the right course for you. To make an appointment with our team please contact your local Learn Devon centre.

Will I have to do anything outside of the session?

To achieve your learning goals, we will encourage you to do weekly homework. This will help you practise and enhance your progression.

About the tutor

Amanda Jury has worked as an Area Tutor for Learn Devon teaching Maths for the past 14 years.

Amanda has a Bachelor of Science degree in Maths from The Open University and a Level 4 Specialist Numeracy teaching qualification from the University of Plymouth.

Amanda prides herself in being able to teach anybody Maths, however much they struggle with the subject.

“A lot of the people I have taught over the years have surprised themselves by discovering that not only can they now do Maths, but they now actually enjoy it”

DayTuesday
Start date07 Jan 2020
End date21 Jul 2020
Start time13:00
End time15:00
CostFree
Concessions not available
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