Foundation Mathematics for Commerce 1
Subject MAST10014 (2011)
Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
Credit Points:  12.50  

Level:  1 (Undergraduate)  
Dates & Locations:  This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011: Semester 1, Parkville  Taught on campus.
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Time Commitment:  Contact Hours: One 1hour lecture plus two 1hour tutorials per week (total 36 hours) Total Time Commitment: 108 hours (36 contact plus 72 noncontact)  
Prerequisites:  None  
Corequisites:  None  
Recommended Background Knowledge:  High school mathematics up to a year 10 standard or equivalent.  
Non Allowed Subjects:  None  
Core Participation Requirements: 
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/ 
Subject Overview:  This is the first of a sequence of two subjects (Foundation Mathematics 1 and Foundation Mathematics 2) providing BAX students with a foundation in mathematics that provides a pathway into the Bachelor of Commerce. The content consists of traditional VCE mathematical topics, with a particular emphasis on those topics needed for subsequent studies in the Bachelor of Commerce degree. Applications, examples and problems will be taken from Commerce disciplines. 

Objectives:  Students completing this subject should:

Assessment: 

Prescribed Texts:  A book of lecture notes will be provided. 
Breadth Options:  This subject is not available as a breadth subject. 
Fees Information:  Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date 
Generic Skills: 

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