MATH 1036 Mathematics for Engineers Preliminary (UG Cert)

Credit Points 10

Description This unit covers the fundamental mathematical concepts and techniques necessary for the study of Engineering. Topics include Arithmetic and Algebra, Trigonometry, Functions, and Introductory Differential and Integral calculus.

School Computer, Data & Math Sciences

Student Contribution Band HECS Band 1 10cp

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Level Undergraduate Level 1 subject

Equivalent Subjects MATH 1021 Mathematics for Engineers Preliminary MATH 1023 Mathematics for Engineers Preliminary (WSTC) MATH 1022 Mathematics for Engineers Preliminary (WSTC AssocD)

Incompatible Subjects LGYA 4425 Mathematical Methods A MATH 1011 Fundamentals of Mathematics MATH 1016 Mathematics for Engineers 1 MATH 1018 Mathematics for Engineers 1 (WSTC)


The following table summarises the standard assessment tasks for this subject. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated, where there is a difference your Learning Guide takes precedence.

Item Length Percent Threshold Individual/Group Task
Basic algebra 30 minutes working time 10 N Individual
Trigonometric concepts and functions 40 minutes working time 15 N Individual
Logarithmic and exponential functions 40 minutes working time 15 N Individual
Differential calculus 45 minutes working time 20 N Individual
Basic integration and Case Study Analysis 90 minutes working time 40 N Individual

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