PREP1030 Maths for Science
Galileo once said that “mathematics is the language of science”, by which he meant that to understand and describe the natural world quantitatively requires the use of mathematics.
This course aims to introduce students to a range of mathematical concepts which are directly applicable in the sciences.
Topics covered include:
- Measurements: significant figures, scientific notation, units and the metric system
- Algebra: evaluating and rearranging formulas, proportionality
- Graphing: drawing graphs, graphing proportional and logarithmic relationships
How to Enrol
To register for PREP1030 Maths for Science you need to visit Open Education Blackboard and Self Enrol.
After you have self-enrolled you can log in to the course via the Open Education Blackboard link above or simply search for 'Open Education Blackboard' via your internet browser.