If the course you’re about to study includes some mathematics or maths-related study, this subject will boost your confidence before you start your degree.

The subject provides a refresher on the foundations of mathematics and will help you upskill on topics including arithmetic, algebra, functions, trigonometry and problem solving. This is a great prep subject for Foundation Mathematics – MTH 100.

Topics covered include basic mathematics skills, algebra, graphs and functions, measurement, geometry, trigonometry, finance, and probability.

You will complete 26 hours of online self-paced learning with the support and feedback of your subject coordinator as you build your skills and confidence in general mathematics.

Please note that there is a new Study Link subject that covers basic numeracy skills – ‘Basic Mathematics Skills’ (SSS027)

Subject availability
Session CRN Subject code Subject name Mode Campus/Location Term begins Application closing date Term ends
201815 296 SSS018 Foundation Mathematics Online Orange 30/10/2017 26/01/2018 27/04/2018
201845 196 SSS018 Foundation Mathematics Online Orange 12/02/2018 1/06/2018 10/08/2018
201875 281 SSS018 Foundation Mathematics Online Orange 18/06/2018 14/09/2018 14/12/2018

Please note: You can start any time to suit you between Term start date and the close of applications.

Study material: 26 hrs

Subject Coordinator: Nicolle Sachs

Nicolle Sachs

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