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Discover your inner mathematician with our mathematics courses in Sydney

Did you choose English & the Arts while avoiding Maths and Science in high school? Find yourself losing track working out your tax and credit card interest? If mathematical problems get you shaking in your boots, then this course will allow you to tackle maths with confidence again.

This course will help you understand the beauty of mathematics as an abstract, precise and logical art form with its indisputable conclusions and infinite applicability. Designed to rebuild and reinforce the knowledge and skills you may or may not have learned at school, this course will reconnect you with the foundations of maths, problem-solving techniques and explore where maths is used every day around the home, in business, outdoors. 

Keep your brain in shape and brush up on some long lost skills with this compact Maths for Adults course!

Course outcomes

By the end of this course you will have developed and be able to demonstrate an:

  • Ability to analyse and logically dissect problems, discover patterns and construct strategies to solve problems
  • An understanding of maths around the home and as a shopper
  • An enhanced understanding of time, distance and speed
  • Will be able to understand how to solve problems involving different time zones and find time through knowledge of longitude
  • An enhanced understanding of statistics and probability in everyday life

Ideal for

Unlike school, there are no pre-requisites or levels of competency, this maths course is for the absolute novice. Most importantly for those who may have felt intimidated or embarrassed by their lack of knowledge in mathematics throughout their lives. Designed to be a relaxed environment to help learners gain confidence in maths again. This course is also for anyone at all interested in the topics listed below, not just the total beginner, if you are comfortable with maths but want a brush up and some brain training then this course is also for you! This course is best suited to:

  • Those who found maths difficult at school and have avoided it throughout their adult life
  • Those who have to dust off the cobwebs and brush up on things you have lost along the way or never quite grasped
  • Those looking to apply simple mathematics to basic but important things in their lives such as stocks and credit card interest

Course content

The foundations of working with numbers

  • What is a number?
  • Fractions & Percentages
  • Understanding different problem solving techniques
  • Understanding equations
  • Patterns and puzzles
  • Sequences and series

Maths in the physical world

  • Rates, Speed, Distance, Time and more
  • Basic geometry

Crunching data into information

  • Understanding graphs
  • Introduction to statistics
  • Understanding probability

Maths around the home & elsewhere

  • Calculating percentages
  • Area & volume calculations
  • Perimeters of a space

Financial mathematics

  • Home loan calculations
  • The mathematics of superannuation
  • Shares and calculating their value
  • Credit card interest calculations

Please bring to class

  • A calculator or phone with a calculator function
  • Pencil & paper with rubber for working out (Essential)

Classes

Maths Course for Adults

<p><strong>Discover your inner mathematician with our</strong> <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/business/maths"><strong>mathematics courses</strong></a> <strong>in Sydney</

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$349 Limited GST free / $279.20 / $314.10
Please bring a calculator or phone with calculator function.
Maths Course for Adults

<p><strong>Discover your inner mathematician with our</strong> <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/business/maths"><strong>mathematics courses</strong></a> <strong>in Sydney</

...
$349 Limited GST free / $279.20 / $314.10
Please bring a calculator or phone with calculator function.
Maths Course for Adults

<p><strong>Discover your inner mathematician with our</strong> <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/business/maths"><strong>mathematics courses</strong></a> <strong>in Sydney</

...
$349 Limited GST free / $279.20 / $314.10
Please bring a calculator or phone with calculator function.
Maths Course for Adults

<p><strong>Discover your inner mathematician with our</strong> <a href="https://www.sydneycommunitycollege.edu.au/courses/business/maths"><strong>mathematics courses</strong></a> <strong>in Sydney</

...
$349 Limited GST free / $279.20 / $314.10
Please bring a calculator or phone with calculator function.

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Great reasons to enrol in a short course with us

Small classes

A personal approach means quality learning, so you can enjoy plenty of interaction with your instructor and the chance to ask questions.

Short & sweet

Our short courses & workshops get straight to the point, providing the skills you need with minimal commitment of your precious time.

Facilities & equipment

Our range of venues suit every type of course, are easy to get to, and have the equipment and tech needed to support your learning.

Easy, secure enrolment

Enrol online 24/7 with a safe, convenient 3-step process, and you can change your mind up to 7 days before class starts.

Quality instructors

Our educators bring first-hand experience and knowledge, with up-to-the-minute practices from diverse industries.

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Our courses help you rapidly increase your skills and knowledge, for professional development or personal interest.

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  • said: Very well taught. Great anecdotes.

  • said: The clear explanation of what had been mathematical mysteries for me.

  • said: personable tutor real life experiences

  • said: The Tutors energy and passion for the subject was infectious The content was always stimulating and valuable

  • said: Great course, interesting content and knowledgeable teacher. Unfortunately missed a few sessions, but am thinking of completing the course again for the lessons missed due to work commitments. Would be good if the room was a little bigger.

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