Discovering mathematics (MU123)

  • Discovering mathematics (MU123): section 1

    • MU123 will assume that you can answer most of the questions in this quiz correctly before you start studying it.

      Please note that your activity on the quiz can be viewed by relevant Open University staff and may be used to help support your study planning, either directly or indirectly. A short overview of our data retention policy can be found on the Data protection and privacy notice page.

  • Discovering mathematics (MU123): section 2

    • Maths Help is a selection of freely-available Open University learning resources related to everyday mathematics. Covering numerical, graphical and related skills, the resources include activities to help you learn new skills (or revise long–forgotten techniques), and quizzes to check your progress.
      Confidence with the topics covered is good preparation for studying MU123.

    • Links to the OU's main site.

    • More about what you'll learn.

    • By browsing through this material you should get a feel for the level of the module, its general style and approach and some of the topics covered.

  • Discovering mathematics (MU123): section 3

    • If you’re already registered to study with the Open University further information is available about this module. Please note you will be asked to log in to the OU systems if you have not done so already.

      Once on the Discover page, scroll to find the appropriate module, and ...

      • how to revise and refresh your knowledge and skills for the module
      • an outline study calendar
      • sample units, so you can make a head-start

      If you aren't already registered, you might go to the Module description (see above).