MESH has many resources designed to assist with maths and stats relevant to nursing and midwifery students.


MESH runs workshops for the Professional Practice Experience subjects at various times in the semester. Information about times for these workshops can be found on our Events page during session in the Numeracy for Nursing section.

Maths and Stats Help

MESH tutors are available every weekday. Click here for the Maths and Stats Help timetable.

Online Help

An online maths help line, "I Don't Get It" where students can post non-assessment questions about maths problems and receive help from MESH  staff within one business day.

Nursing Numeracy Resources

The following resources may be helpful in your study of numeracy related to nursing.

Fractions and Decimals

Measurement and Metric Conversion

Dosage Calculations

Other Resources

Other resources that may be useful during your nursing and midwifery studies include:

  • Maths Start workshop materials - these materials are those used in the MESH workshops at the start of each year. (vUWS login required) Much of this content is aimed at students in engineering and science however the material on rational numbers in Algebra 1 maybe of direct use.