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Basic Mathematics (6 points)


Leader: Dr John Arkinstall

Gippsland Full year 2003 (OCL)
Gippsland Full year 2004 (OCL)

Synopsis: Topics covered include number systems, basic algebra, sets, functions, analytic geometry, trigonometric, exponential and logarithmic functions, introduction to combinatorial counting techniques, binomial theorem, sequences and series, introductory elements of differential and integral calculus, and matrices.

Assessment: Twelve assignments: 33% + Two examinations (each 3 hours): 67% + Examinations will include a mastery-learning component

Contact Hours: Two 1-hour lectures and one 1-hour tutorial per week

Prerequisites: Mathematical background at about Year 11. Students lacking this background should seek advice

Prohibitions: GAS1601, enrolment in MAT1055, MAT1085

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