The Maths Learning Centre at De Montfort University is hosting a one-day staff development event for new and experienced mathematics and statistics support tutors on Monday 5th September 2016.

The course focuses on some perennial topics faced by maths support staff, and includes presentations from established and experienced members of the **sigma** Network :

(a) Supporting students with their statistics projects (including choice of hypotheses tests, using SPSS)

(b) Helping to prepare students for numerical reasoning tests

(c) The particular support needs of nursing students (drug dose calculations, etc)

The event is free to attend for members of the **sigma** Network. **Further details click here.**.