What’s this course about?
Our Manage Your Maths (MYM) courses will help you to develop the Math skills you need for further study, work or volunteering. This course will cover common operations (adding, subtraction, multiplication and division), fractions, percentages, area and perimeter and the final session is functional skills problems.
In MYM – Percentages, you will learn to improve your understanding of percentages, and learn how to work with them in everyday life. Being able to understand what percentages are is a key skill that will potentially save you time and money.
This is an online course where you’ll learn together and take part in practical group activities, all in a relaxed and friendly environment.
Who will benefit from attending?
These courses are ideal preparation if you are thinking of studying Functional Skills Maths or GCSE Maths.
What will I learn?
- Improve your understanding of percentages
- How to convert and compare percentages with decimals and fractions
- How to calculate percentage increase and decrease
How long is the course?
This is run as a single 2-hour session, with some activities to do at home to help you practise your skills.
Will I be assessed?
You will be required to complete some paperwork during this course. This will record and support your learning journey and successes.
If you have 5 GCSEs grades A to C (5 O Levels) this course may not be suitable for you. Please contact us if you require further details; we’d love to hear from you