Details for Mathematics 1A


Quick Info

  • Currently offered by Alphacrucis: Yes
  • Course code: MAT101
  • Credit points: 10
  • Subject coordinator: Stephen Brinton

Prerequisites

The following courses are prerequisites:

  • HSC Advanced Mathematics (NSW), or equivalent, or by approval from the Dean of the Faculty

Awards offering Mathematics 1A

This unit is offered as a part of the following awards:

Unit Content

Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate understanding of and proficiency in formulating arguments and presenting proofs of mathematical concepts from a logical perspective and maturity in presentation of answers;
  2. Define, manipulate, differentiate, integrate and graph elementary functions;
  3. Demonstrate understanding of and proficiency in using vector techniques;
  4. Demonstrate knowledge of the concepts and problem solving skills presented through the entire semester in context and the ability to use these concepts to make reasoned, logical answers with sound mathematical reasoning;
  5. Discuss religious ideas and journey from a mathematical and technical viewpoint.

Subject Content

  • Sets and Mappings
  • Relations and Functions
  • Algebraic Systems
  • Number Systems
  • Elementary Functions
  • Techniques and Applications of Differential and Integral Calculus
  • Vector Algebra
  • Introduction to Technology (Autograph, Desmos, Wolfram Alpha & Geogebra)

This course may be offered in the following formats

  • Face to Face (on site)
  • E-Learning (online)
  • Intensive

Please consult your course prospectus or enquire about how and when this course will be offered next at Alphacrucis College.

Assessment Methods

  • Worksheets (30%)
  • Online Exam/Activities (30%)
  • Final Examination (40%)

Prescribed Text

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