PREP7800 - Foundation Mathematics
Foundation Mathematics is an introductory course for students who are enrolling in programs requiring some level of numeracy and algebraic skills, for example, Primary Teaching, Construction Management, Architecture, Biotechnology or Information Technology. For students with limited prior studies in mathematics we recommend you complete the Online Mathematics course - Essential Numeracy.
- natural numbers, prime numbers
- integers, dealing with negative numbers
- surds, Pythagoras' Theorem
- order of operations
- Index Laws and Log Laws
- algebra, expanding, gathering, factoring, squaring
- equations, simultaneous equations, quadratic equations
- graphing: straight lines and parabolas
Note: Students will require a Scientific Calculator for the course.
Monday 10 July to Thursday 13 July
2pm to 5pm
|C124 Chemistry Building||Newcastle (Callaghan)|
|Wednesday 19 July to Friday 21 July|
9am to 1pm
Enrolments will open Wednesday 14 June 2017.