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MAT1100 Foundation Mathematics

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Agric, Comp and Environ Sciences
Student contribution band : Band 2
ASCED code : 010101 - Mathematics

Other requisites

Pre-requisite: Current skills at the level of Queensland Senior Secondary School Studies Mathematics B or equivalent. Students without this level should take MAT1000 prior to doing this course. This course is equivalent to MAT1500/ENM1500. Students cannot enrol in MAT1100 if they have successfully completed or are currently enrolled in MAT1500, ENM1500, MAT2500, MAT1502, MAT1102, ENM1600 or ENM2600

Synopsis

Assuming current skills at the level of Queensland Senior Secondary School Studies Mathematics B, this course strengthens and further develops algebra, functions, trigonometric, exponential, logarithmic and graphing competencies, and introduces matrices, vectors and calculus. Emphasis is placed on developing strong foundation mathematical skills in these areas for use in tertiary studies, and on exploring and applying these skills to a range of contexts.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2016 External
Semester 2, 2016 On-campus Toowoomba