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Discover your inner mathematician with our mathematics short 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 maths course will allow you to tackle maths with confidence again.

This maths 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 in Sydney!

Learning outcomes

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

  • ability to analyze 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

What will be covered in this mathematics course?

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

Who is this mathematics course 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 mathematics course in Sydney 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

What to bring to class

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

Classes

Maths Course for Adults

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$349 Limited GST free / $262 / $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.

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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.

For business, or pleasure

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

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Course testimonials:

  • said: personable tutor real life experiences

  • said: I enjoyed the overview of the different aspects of mathematics and a fresh look at maths. the course notes were very thorough also and opened up many areas for further investigation. The tutors preparation for each class was particularly appreciated.

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

  • said: Very well taught. Great anecdotes.

  • said: I enjoyed discovering maths again, the tutor was very knowledgeable and made the course very interesting. There was a lot to take in within the 6 weeks so i would prefer the course to be longer. but overall great experience.