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Applied Mathematics - Concepts and Skills: Assessment Module - PDC87419

Welcome to the assessment module to complete the set of micro-credentials for 'Applied Mathematics: Concepts and Skillsā€™. The assessment tasks examine your understanding of various mathematical topics, including algebraic techniques; trigonometric functions, ratios and graphs; plane and analytical geometry; and introductory vectors and introductory calculus. This micro-credential will provide opportunities for critical self-reflection on formative assessment to improve mathematical comprehension and communication of mathematical solutions. On successful completion of the assessment tasks, this course gives you a certificate of completion.

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STUDY MODES

Online

DURATION

42 hours online self-paced learning. Students can access the micro-credential for one year from enrolment.

Mathematics is used to solve many types of problems. This micro-credential will provide you with knowledge of various mathematical topics, including algebraic techniques; trigonometric functions, ratios and graphs; plane and analytical geometry; and introductory vectors and introductory calculus. This micro-credential will provide opportunities for critical self-reflection on formative assessment to improve mathematical comprehension and communication of mathematical solutions.

Students who successfully complete the set of 7 micro-credentials* developed from the unit MATH40252 Technical Mathematics for University, (which forms part of the Skills for Tertiary Education Preparatory Studies (STEPS) CL03), may be eligible for credit transfer, pending all other entry requirements to the Skills for Tertiary Education Preparatory Studies (STEPS) CL03 are being met, as automatic entry will not apply.

*Includes the following micro-credentials:

  1. PDC111503 Advanced Topics in Algebra
  2. PDC111508 Trigonometric Functions, Ratios, and Graphs
  3. PDC111509 Planar Geometry
  4. PDC111510 Vectors
  5. PDC111511 Introductory Calculus - Differentiation
  6. PDC111512 Introductory Calculus - Integration
  7. PDC87419 Applied Mathematics - Concepts and Skills: Assessment Module

The completion of Applied Mathematics: Concepts and Skills will prepare you for first-year tertiary mathematics in applied science and engineering.

Our micro-credentials are aligned to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

Micro-credential

Duration:

42 hours online self-paced learning.

Students can access the micro-credential for one year from enrolment.

  1. Reflect on formative assessment to improve mathematical comprehension
  2. Analyse information using mathematical techniques
  3. Communicate mathematical solutions logically and clearly
  4. Use mathematical concepts and techniques including, algebraic techniques; trigonometric functions, ratios, and graphs; plane and analytical geometry; introductory vectors and introductory calculus
  5. Apply appropriate mathematical techniques
  6. Develop solutions to applied mathematical problems.

Assessment

One Exam (Downloaded document to complete and submit). 

One Exam (On campus - exam centre). 

Successful completion of the following micro-credentials:

  1. PDC111503 Advanced Topics in Algebra
  2. PDC111508 Trigonometric Functions, Ratios, and Graphs
  3. PDC111509 Planar Geometry
  4. PDC111510 Vectors 
  5. PDC111511 Introductory Calculus - Differentiation
  6. PDC111512 Introductory Calculus - Integration

This module is only applicable for students seeking a credit transfer for the unit MATH40252, Technical Mathematics for University, in the Skills for Tertiary Education Preparatory Studies (STEPS) CL03 at CQUniversity.

This module contains the assessment items required for completion of the suite of 7 *micro-credentials.

Students can only gain access to this module upon completion of courses 1 - 6 of the micro-credential suite.

Students who successfully complete the set of seven micro-credentials* developed from the unit MATH40252 Technical Mathematics for University, (which forms part of the Skills for Tertiary Education Preparatory Studies (STEPS) CL03), may be eligible for credit transfer, pending all other entry requirements to the Skills for Tertiary Education Preparatory Studies (STEPS) CL03 are being met, as automatic entry will not apply.

*Includes the following micro-credentials:

  1. PDC111503 Advanced Topics in Algebra
  2. PDC111508 Trigonometric Functions, Ratios, and Graphs
  3. PDC111509 Planar Geometry
  4. PDC111510 Vectors
  5. PDC111511 Introductory Calculus - Differentiation
  6. PDC111512 Introductory Calculus - Integration
  7. PDC87419 Applied Mathematics - Concepts and Skills: Assessment Module

The completion of Applied Mathematics: Concepts and Skills will prepare you for first-year tertiary mathematics in applied science and engineering.

Students who are eligible to complete this micro-credential will be provided with an enrolment key.

If you are interested in taking this micro-credential, please email ProgramManager_AccessEd@cqu.edu.au for eligibility criteria and access.