Math Upgrade Courses
The Mathematics Department offers, through part-time studies, the following courses which provide an equivalent to Pre-Calculus Math 11 and 12 for entry to BCIT. Please note that these courses may not be considered equivalent to Pre-Calculus Math at any other post-secondary institution.
For upgrading courses in a full-time studies, day school format, see the Technology Entry program which offers courses in several different topic areas including mathematics.
MATH 0001 Technical Mathematics
This course provides an equivalent to Pre-Calculus Math 12 that is acceptable for entry purposes to BCIT.
The course is offered several times per year starting in September, January and April. It runs two evenings per week for 15 weeks. In late May and late June the course is offered in a different format, running during the day, 5 days per week for 6 weeks.
The prerequisite for entry to this course is Pre-Calculus Math 11, C or better, or its equivalent.
MATH 0007 Technical Mathematics Introduction
This course provides students without Pre-Calculus Math 11, or who have not recently completed Pre-Calculus Math 11, with an opportunity to refresh their skills enabling them to enter Technology Entry MATH 0005 or any program in Engineering, Health or Computing with a Pre-Calculus Math 11 entry requirement.