Multiply: Brain Train Numbers

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Course code:†MP2010F

When and where


From 27 Apr 2024 to 18 May 2024
Sat 13:00-15:00

4 weeks

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27 Apr 2024

13:00 to 15:00

04 May 2024

13:00 to 15:00

11 May 2024

13:00 to 15:00

18 May 2024

13:00 to 15:00


King's Park Leisure & Learning Centre†

Bournemouth Indoor Bowls Centre, Kings Park Drive



Fees and concessions

Free. There is no tuition fee charged for this course.


Skills & Learning Adult Community Education

01202 123444

What the course is about

<li>Do you want to keep your brain active?</li>
<li>Want to have a bit of fun whilst playing maths games?†</li>
<li>Do you want to use your number skills to solve some mathematical mysteries?</li>

<p>If you answered yes to any of these questions, this could be the course for you. Itís a short course with no exams.</p>

<p>This free course is specifically designed to cater for adults who want to keep their brains active using basic number skills. Delivered to small groups face to face, the sessions will get you thinking with a range of activities that can be enjoyed in a relaxed, friendly, and welcoming environment.</p>

<p>This 4-week course involves:</p>

<li>Get your brain warmed up with some number puzzles such as sudoku, number words and simple number challenges.</li>
<li>Flex those brain cells further in the brain gym by testing your memory with some memory games and bingo.</li>
<li>Try some brain exercises from your chairs to get your brain cells working on some mathematical mystery activities.††</li>
<li>Have fun with dice games and some more brain training.†</li>
<li>You will also have opportunities to move on to other courses when you have completed the four weeks.</li>

Pre-course information session or interview

<p>If you think this is the course for you, please <strong>Apply </strong>for a place and we will be in touch.</p>

<p>The first session will be a chat with your tutor to find out about your learning goals and check you are on the right course for your current level before we complete your enrolment. This may include an online assessment.</p>

Assessment of progress, tests, exams

<p>There are no exams on this course although you may be expected to complete some homework tasks and assessments.†</p>

<p>Your tutors will review your progress with you from time to time to make sure you are staying on track for your learning goals.</p>

Who the course is for / Previous experience, knowledge or qualifications

<p>This course is for adults (19 or older) who do not already have GCSE maths at Grade C (4) or above or an equivalent Level 2 maths qualification.†</p>

<p>It is for people who want to improve their maths skills and confidence for everyday situations and overcome maths anxiety.†</p>

Materials and costs

<p>This course is funded by the Governmentís Multiply fund. Therefore, there are no fees or charges for course materials. However, you are expected to have your own pens and pencils, paper, ruler and calculator.</p>

<p>As this is an online course, you will need to be able to access the online sessions and materials on a computer, mobile phone or other device.</p>

<p>We may be able to provide equipment loans and financial support for learners on a low income: <a href="" target="_blank">more information</a>.</p>