Start exploring data science
Would you like to find out more about data science? What it is, how it works, and how it’s applied in the world of work? Then explore our free, self-study data science course. It will introduce you to some key ideas in data science, and provide you with some valuable insights to the career opportunities in this exciting new field.
This free self-study course introduces Core Maths and A level Mathematics students to data science. It aims to give students an appreciation of the value of data science, and to support them in making informed choices about their future study and career options.Start course
Enter maths competitions
You might like to take part in Maths Week England, which we support, and which runs in November, and the International Day of Mathematics, held each year on 14 March. We run competitions to coincide with these events – look out for details of future competitions on this page.
A worldwide celebration of the essential role that maths and maths education play in breakthroughs in science and technology, improving the quality of life, and empowering women and girls.Visit the International Day of Mathematics website
Explore Core Maths in everyday life
From fact-checking to exponential growth – maths is everywhere, every day. Take a look at some of these great resources to discover the use of Core Maths, and get inspired!
- Full Fact – the UK’s independent fact checking website
- What’s going on in this graph – graphs from the New York Times and student discussions about what they show
- Video clips:
- TED Talks: