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Get started in maths: entry 1 Key course information Dates 06/01/10 - 01/07/10 Day(s) Wed+Thu Duration 24 weeks Time 10:00 - 12:00 Fees Full fee: ?0 Senior fee: ?0 Concession: ?0 Venue Keeley Street Course code BNE12D* Availability This date is full THIS DATE IS FULL ? Check more dates Course outline What is the course about? This course will help you get started using numbers in your everyday life. You will take an entry 1 exam at the end of this course. What topics will we cover? -working with money -common shapes -basic measurements. By the end of this course you should be able to: -add and subtract numbers -check your answers on a calculator -understand the meaning of length, width and height -recognise and select coins and notes. What level is the course and do I need any particular skills? This is a course for beginners. You need to be able to speak fluently and understand some words used in basic maths (add, subtract), name some numbers and read and write in short sentences. How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class? Teaching will be in a supportive group setting, which involves pair and small group work. The interactive whiteboard and computers will help your learning. Handouts and worksheets will allow you to build up a folder of work. You will be given homework on a regular basis. Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring? You will need a pen, some lined A4 paper and a file to keep your work in. Your tutor will provide handouts and worksheets. Do I need to have an interview before I can enrol? Yes. Before you can enrol on this course, you need to have an advisory interview with the relevant department. Without this the enrolment team will be unable to process your enrolment. Please contact the department to arrange your interview, or to find out about drop-in sessions. What feedback will I get? You will receive regular feedback from your tutor throughout the course, as and when appropriate. At the end of the course you and your tutor are asked to assess the progress you have made. Your tutor will give you verbal feedback as a group during the session, and written feedback on the paper exercises you do. You will decide individual learning goals with your tutor and see your progress over the term by keeping a folder of work. How will I be able to give my views on the course? Please complete the evaluation form at the end of your course. These are monitored and help us to continually improve our courses. You will be able to talk to your tutor in one to one meetings about your learning (tutorials) or ask to speak to the tutor. Your tutor will ask for your feedback as a group at different times during the session and in course reviews. You will be able to formally record your views on the course at the end. How do I find out if I can get some support for my learning? You may be interested in: education and careers advice; financial and childcare support; disability support; support for Deaf and hearing-impaired students; dyslexia support; study support; counselling, and library services (supported learning centre). You can discuss any support you need at the assessment and enrolment session or with your tutor during the course. When I've finished, what course can I do next? When you have successfully completed this course and passed the entry 1 assessments, you can join the entry level 2 course. General information and advice on courses at City Lit is available from the Information and Advice Shop, open Monday to Friday 12:00 - 19:00 during term time, and Monday to Friday 12:00 - 17:00 out of term time. See the course guide for term dates and further details. Please note that we are no longer accepting appointments for literacy and numeracy courses starting in January. Additionally we are no longer accepting appointments for our ESOL courses starting in February as all the appointment places have now been taken. Select another date / day / time Dates : Day(s) : Time : Duration :

Get started in maths: entry 1 Key course information Dates 06/01/10 - 01/07/10 Day(s) Wed+Thu Duration 24 weeks Time 10:00 - 12:00 Fees Full fee: ?0 Senior fee: ?0 Concession: ?0 Venue Keeley Street Course code BNE12D* Availability This date is full THIS DATE IS FULL ? Check more dates Course outline What is the course about? This course will help you get started using numbers in your everyday...

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