Maths Skills 2 - Intermediate A
Are you starting a course where you’ll need sound mathematical knowledge and skills?
This subject is for students who are entering university without a strong background in mathematics or who have limited recent practice. You’ll build on and extend basic mathematics skills you already have or acquired in Maths Skills 1 - Introductory (SSS071).
Topics covered in this short subject include:
- arithmetic: order of operations, directed numbers, scientific notation, exact and approximate answers, significant figures, rounding, decimals, fractions, percentages, ratios, rates and the unitary method
- basic algebra: simplifying algebraic expressions, indices and index laws, expanding brackets and binomial products, evaluating algebraic expressions, changing the subject of a formula, algebraic fractions and solving linear equations
- calculator skills
Your learning materials for this subject are presented entirely online, and you will have help and guidance from a dedicated subject coordinator for the duration of your Study Link term!
|Session||CRN||Subject code||Subject name||Mode||Campus/Location||Term begins||Application closing date||Term ends|
|202315||393||SSS072||Maths Skills 2-Intermediate A||Distance||Orange||31/10/2022||27/01/2023||28/04/2023|
|202345||274||SSS072||Maths Skills 2-Intermediate A||Distance||Orange||13/02/2023||2/06/2023||11/08/2023|
|202375||415||SSS072||Maths Skills 2-Intermediate A||Distance||Orange||19/06/2023||15/09/2023||15/12/2023|
Study material: 14 hrs
Subject Coordinator: Dr. Fleur Stelling
This subject will be useful if you're studying:
- Any tertiary course that requires Intermediate level Maths knowledge
- Maths MTH105 if you are a first year student at Charles Sturt University with this subject choice. You can check your course details in the Online Course Brochure section of the University website