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MATH 0007 - Technical Mathematics Introduction

Mathematics Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

Course Details

A course that will provide students, without academic Math 11 or who have not recently completed Principles of Math 11 or Pre-Calculus 11, with an opportunity to refresh their skills enabling them to enter Technology Entry MATH 0005 or any program taught by the Mathematics Department and any Trades program with a Grade 11 Math entry requirement. For School of Business programs, please review OPMT 0199.


High School Math 10 or equivalent.



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Learning Outcomes

The Student is expected to be able to:

  • Perform arithmetic operations using rules of operation with and without a calculator.
  • Multiply, divide, add and subtract arithmetic fractions.
  • Solve percent problems.
  • Convert and reduce units.
  • Discriminate between the accuracy and precision of numbers.
  • Operate with signed numbers.
  • Evaluate and manipulate simple formulae.
  • Solve simple linear and simultaneous linear equations.
  • Graph straight-line equations.
  • Apply elementary mensuration formulae to solve geometric problems.
  • Set-up and solve elementary word problems.
  • Solve right-triangle problems using Pythagoras' Theorem and Trigonometric Ratios.


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