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Technical Mathematics for Architectural and Building Technology MATH 1401

Mathematics Course

International Fees

International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

Course details

Basic Algebra Review: solving linear, quadratic and simultaneous linear equations, percentage problems; Trigonometry: definitions of trigonometric functions in a right triangle and the unit circle - relevant applications; Plane Geometry: definitions and relevant applications using regular and irregular polygons; 3-D Geometry: definitions and applications using solids with an emphasis on solids intersecting each other.

Prerequisite(s)

  • Math 12 Pre-Calculus or equivalent OR BCIT Math 0001.

Credits

5.0

Domestic fees

$813.85

Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2024

Below is one offering of MATH 1401 for the Spring/Summer 2024 term.

CRN 55832

Duration

Wed Apr 03 - Wed Jun 26 (13 weeks)

  • 13 weeks
  • CRN 55832
  • Domestic fees $813.85
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 03 - Apr 24 Mon, Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Online
Apr 29 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SW01 Rm. 2020
May 01 - May 29 Mon, Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Online
Jun 03 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SW01 Rm. 2020
Jun 05 - Jun 24 Mon, Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Online
Jun 26 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SW01 Rm. 2030
Instructor

Simin Sadat Chavoshi Jolfaee

Course outline

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Credits

5

Domestic fees

$813.85

Important information
  1. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  2. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  3. **IMPORTANT INFORMATION" COURSE FORMAT IS SYNCHRONOUS ONLINE LECTURES WITH IN-PERSON MIDTERMS AND FINAL 1. Midterm 1: Monday, Apr. 29th, 2024 2. Midterm 2: Monday, June 3rd, 2024 3. Final: Wednesday, June 26th, 2024 No class on Monday, May 20th (Victoria Day)
Status

In Progress

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Solve different types of equations (equations with fractions that lead to linear equations, quadratic equations, or equations with roots); systems of linear equations.
  • Solve problems involving percentages in applications of building technology.
  • Use the trigonometric functions in solving building technology applications.
  • Determine the length of arcs (portions of circles) and areas representing sectors of circles.
  • Solve problems involving ratios, proportion, and variation.
  • Solve technology - related problems involving plane geometry and three-dimensional geometry (and combinations of geometry and trigonometry).

Effective as of Fall 2010

Related Programs

Technical Mathematics for Architectural and Building Technology (MATH 1401) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Architectural and Building Technology
    Certificate Part-time
  2. Architectural and Building Technology
    Diploma Full-time
  3. Civil Technology
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  4. Civil Technology
    Certificate Part-time

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