Become confident at solving equations and using basic algebra with this entry level course.You’ll learn how to add, subtract, multiply and divide algebraic expressions. This course is especially valuable if you’re looking at studying the New Zealand Diploma in Engineering or the Bachelor of Applied Science. No maths skills are required to enrol.
Please note: You may be charged a portion of the Compulsory Student Services Fee that supports our services available to students. For full information on the Compulsory Student Services Fee, visit fees and finance.
How to apply
To apply for one of our short courses, fill in a paper copy of our application form, available here, then either drop it in to your nearest campus or mail it to us at Enrolment Centre, Ara Institute of Canterbury, PO Box 540, Christchurch Mail Centre.
- calculate with algebra terms
- write and solve linear equations
- work with formulae
- use straight line equations and graphs