This course is designed to extend student’s confidence and understanding of mathematical and
statistical concepts and processes that are needed within a nursing or health context. They will use
mathematical methods, both with and without a calculator, to solve contextualised problems and
communicate findings using appropriate mathematical language.
1. Demonstrate and apply proportional reasoning skills, numeracy and measurement concepts
to solve a range of tasks relevant to nursing or healthcare.
2. Use mathematical and statistical methods appropriately to investigate and analyse medical
3. Work both independently and collaboratively to explore and solve a range of tasks in a
4. Use appropriate mathematical and statistical language and conventions to clearly
communicate mathematical concepts in a healthcare context.