MAA406

Improve your maths: join at any time

Kennaway Centre, Exmouth

Who is this course for?

This courses is offered as classroom based learning at The Kennaway Centre, Exmouth EX8 1DL.

Please note if regional lockdown is activated this course will be offered as on-line learning via zoom. The time and day will remain the same, along with your tutor.

To be able to take part in online learning you will be sent a zoom invitation with your access code, you will require a PC with camera and microphone.

You can only enrol on this course through a friendly chat and skills check with an experienced Learn Devon Learning Support Co-ordinator.

To make a local appointment to confirm which course is most suitable for your needs, please contact our admin team in Exmouth; 01395 223851

The Kennaway Centre

10-12 Victoria Road

Exmouth

EX8 1DL

adultlearningexmouth-mailbox@devon.gov.uk

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.

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

Cheryl Gibbs, Tutor for Learn Devon. Cheryl has a Bachelor of Education Degree from The University of Exeter, and a Certificate in Education and Training for Maths specialists from Exeter College.

Cheryl has been actively involved in education serving as a governor of her daughter’s primary school for six years. She is also involved in her local swimming club where she holds the post as the Treasurer. Her hobbies include photography and Tai Chi.

“I love teaching adults. The “lightbulb” moments when learners realise that they can do something that they thought they would never be able to do makes my day.”

DayTuesday
Start date08 Dec 2020
End date14 Jul 2021
Start time12:45
End time14:45
CostFree
Concessions not available
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