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Maths subject knowledge: proportional reasoning

The course is aimed at new teachers, student teachers or people just about to start their teaching career who are interested in increasing their mathematical subject knowledge, non-specialist teachers of mathematics, teachers of science, technology, engineering and other related subjects or parents wishing to support their children.

On completion of the course, you will be able to:

  • identify problems that can be solved using proportional reasoning
  • solve problems of scaling up and scaling down using the unitary method
  • solve problems of ratio with two and three quantities
  • apply proportional reasoning to conversion and compound measure problems
  • apply proportional reasoning to scaling of area and volume

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Age7-11, 11-14, 14-16, 16-19, FE/HE
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