(Short Course) Confident Numeracy

Course details

  • Duration 6 weeks
  • Location Online
Female student

Why choose this course?

This course is designed to enable you to increase your confidence in using maths… whether you are returning to study after a period away, just about to start at university or thinking about taking a professional or part-time course.

Key course features

  • Prepare for subjects with mathematical content
  • Build confidence in using mathematics to solve problems
  • Development understanding in key mathematical skills
  • Understand and develop applied problem solving
  • Build your confidence so you can achieve your potential

What you will study

  • Basic arithmetic operations
  • Calculators (How to use)
  • Factors and prime numbers
  • Powers
  • Exponentials and Logarithms
  • Ratios and percentages
  • Fractions
  • Statistics
  • Graphs
  • Algebra
  • Trigonometry

Entry requirements & applying

This course is for anyone who:

  • Wants to develop their confidence in handling mathematical skills
  • Is starting University in September (regardless of University)
  • Is transitioning between level 3 and 4 of university study
  • Is thinking about starting a part-time or professional course but is not 100% sure due to current low qualifications
  • Anyone who has already applied to University but needs to increase their entry grades

The booking for this course closes a week before the course start date.  If you would like to find out more about future dates for this course please contact enterprise@glyndwr.ac.uk

Teaching & Assessment

  • Assessment one: Online Quiz (10% weighting)
  • Assessment two: Portfolio (90% Weighting)

Fees & funding


Course dates

30th January 2023

17th April 2023

26th June 2023