Mathematics Refresher
The resources below will help if you have not studied mathematics for a while and wish to refresh your skills. For example, this is particularly useful if you are applying for any of our degrees with a Foundation Year offered through the Department of Lifelong Learning (DLL). A sample maths assessment paper for the foundation year in DLL is also available.
Why not try our online selfdiagnostic test?
Useful facts and formulae can be found in over on the Facts and Formulae page.
Skills  Learning Outcomes  Worksheet  Webpage 

Positive and negative numbers 

Positive and negative numbers: addition and subtraction, multiplication and division 

Fractions 


Decimals 

Decimals  
Percentages 

Percentages  
Algebra 

Algebra (Includes simplifying expressions, expanding brackets, factorising and solving equations) 

Statistics 

Statistics (Includes Mean, Mode and Median, and displaying results) 

Probability 

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