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First year students from a range of science programmes share their experiences of using MyLab and Mastering to practice and test their knowledge in maths, physics and chemistry.Read more
Anne Daly Walsh, a mathematics lecturer from Waterford Institute of Technology, shares her experience of teaching with MyLab Math on first year service courses across a range of science programmes.Read more
First-year students arrive with a very wide range of quantitative abilities. MyMathLab was introduced to give students more opportunity to practise the concepts being taught.Read more
The University of Portsmouth decided to use MyMathLab with its first-year programming and mathematics students because it needed to provide support to less experienced students, while challenging the more experienced ones.Read more
MyMathLab Global was used to help marketing students with quantitative topics and consultancy projects in years 2 and 3.Read more
Read what students have to say
We get set homework every week. For me the benefit of MyMathLab is actually working through the examples that we've been taught in class. That's how I learn maths.
Llinos Owen, student, Engineering Maths, University of Liverpool, UK (MyMathLab)
I just wanted to let you know how helpful the Mastering Biology is! It makes me study better, almost forces me to it! And it is a perfect combination between pictures, videos and text. It's genius!
Renee Bakkemo, student, University of Essex (MasteringBiology)
It is like having a teacher by your side, you learn it a lot quicker than usual homework!
Jannick Mikkelsen, student, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark (MyEconLab)
[MyFinanceLab is] like a personal tutor laying the path toward your learning finance.
Fredrik Hannfors, student, Stockholm School of Economics, Sweden (MyFinanceLab)
Read what educators have to say
The average mark is approximately 10% higher than it was previously. Furthermore, the failure rate has decreased significantly - from 32% to 5-14% in recent years.
Marion Birch and Niels Walet, Manchester University (MasteringPhysics)
What really helped was that fact that [MasteringEngineering] was online, available 24/7. That really helped; students these days want to decide when they study. That's when we really saw our pass rates go up.
Gillian Saunders, lecturer, Delft University of Technology, Netherlands using MasteringEngineering with Hibbeler: Statics (MasteringEngineering)
Since I've been using it my pass rates have gone up - the first year I used the system it was quite striking.
Carrie Rutherford, London South Bank University, UK (MyMathLab)
The percentage of students who passed the course increased from 55% to 80%.
Halit Gonenc, University of Groningen, Netherlands (MyFinanceLab)
Results show that these students performed on average 10% better on the final exam.
Matthew Olczak, Aston University, UK (MyEconLab)
The number of low performers was lower than in the corresponding exams a year ago.
Jouko Karjalainen, Aalto University, Finland (MasteringPhysics)