British Columbia Institute of


MATH 0007 - Technical Mathematics Introduction

Mathematics Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

Course Details

An upgrading course for students who have not completed Math 11 or who have not recently completed Principles of Math 11 or Pre-Calculus 11. Meets the Math 11 prerequisite for the BCIT Technology Entry Program or any BCIT program with a Grade 11 Math entry requirement. Course start dates are January, April and September. School of Business students should review OPMT 0199 to meet their math requirements.


High School Math 10 or equivalent.





Winter 2017

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2017 term.

CRN 47376

Tue Jan 10 - Tue Apr 11 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 10 - Apr 11 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 BBY NE1 Rm. 401


Bruno L'Esperance

Course Outline




  1. *** IMPORTANT - PLEASE READ *** This course is for students who intend to enter into a BCIT Program. It is not transferable to other institutions. There is NO WAITLIST. If it is full you can contact your local Continuing Education centre regarding Adult Basic Education courses.

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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.

Effective as of Fall 2003

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Winter 2017

Books for Winter 2017 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

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Ebook Elementary Technical Math Digital Option (180 Days)
Author Ewen
Copyright 2015
Binding Digital Version
ISBN 978-1-28596-835-3
Price $111.95
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Elementary Technical Mathematics
Author Dale Ewen, Professor C. Robert Nelson
Publisher Brooks Cole
Copyright 2015
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-28519-919-1
Price $218.95
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