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MATH 1013 - Advanced Technical Mathematics

Mathematics Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

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Course Details

Math 1013 is intended for students who need to complete a technical math course required to advance into a BCIT program specific calculus course.


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





Fall 2020

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2020 term.

CRN 46976

Thu Sep 10 - Thu Dec 10 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Dec 10 Thu 17:45 - 21:00 BBY Online Delivery
Sep 10 - Dec 10 Online


Winona Cordua-von Specht

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim




  1. This class meets once per week for 3.25 hours in a virtual classroom AND requires an additional 2 hours per week as an online component. Course is 75 hours - 45 in class and 30 online.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student is expected to be able to:

  • Simplify algebraic expressions and solve algebraic equations using the basic laws of algebra.
  • Find the domain and range of a function and use functional notation to manipulate, combine, and evaluate functions.
  • Solve linear systems in up to three unknowns using a number of different methods.
  • Formulate and solve financial, mixture, work and flow problems.
  • Solve application problems involving quadratic relationships using factoring, and the quadratic formula.
  • Solve inequalities in one and two variables.
  • Solve exponential and logarithmic equations.
  • Formulate and solve problems using common and natural logarithms (example applications will be taken from a number of different technologies).
  • Solve a variety of problems in technology and industry using right angle and oblique angle trigonometry.
  • Determine the amplitude, period, frequency, and phase shift for sine and cosine waves.
  • Demonstrate calculator fluency for all relevant applications.
  • Solve problems involving analytic geometry.
  • Determine arc-length and use radians in angular motion applications.
  • Using vector analysis, solve a variety of problems such as force diagrams and displacement calculations.
  • Solve technical problems using plane and 3D/solid geometry methods.

Effective as of Winter 2013

Related Programs

MATH 1013 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Civil Technology
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  2. Civil Technology
    Part-time   Certificate


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