Ratio, Proportion and Percentages OpenCourseWare: A Free Undergraduate Math Course by The Open University

Published Feb 12, 2009

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The Open University offers the free OpenCourseWare 'Ratio, Proportion and Percentages'. When finished reviewing this undergraduate-level course, students will be able to explain the differences between and the methods used to compute ratios, proportions and percentages. This course is intended for students studying Mathematics, Statistics and related topics.

Ratio, Proportion and Percentages Course Specifics:

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Undergraduate Yes No No Yes

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Ratio, Proportion and Percentages Course Description:

'Ratio, Proportion and Percentages' is a free OpenCourseWare offered by the Mathematics and Statistics Department of The Open University. Topics covered include the uses of multiplication and division and methods used to differentiate between percentages, ratios and proportions. Students will learn how ratios, proportions and percentages can be applied to real-world situations. Other course topics include unit conversions, inverse proportions and more. This is a self-directed undergraduate-level course and is expected to take five hours to complete.

Online course materials include unit notes, discussion forums and a learning journal. More information can be found by visiting the proportions and ratios course page.

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