Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast
In this unit, you will be introduced to mathematical and statistical methods that support informed decision-making and solution design based on analysis of scientific and technical data. This includes examining how statistical and mathematical methods are used for different purposes in applied science and technology. You will also be introduced to mathematical and statistical software commonly used in your industry, and learn how to represent and communicate mathematical and statistical information effectively. Through guided exercises, you will learn how to apply mathematical and statistical approaches to solve practical problems within your field of work.
|Unit name||Applied Maths|
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Cradle Coast||Term 2||On-Campus||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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1. Identify and explain the use of mathematical and statistical methods in applied science and technology fields
2. Interpret and communicate mathematical and statistical language and notation
3. Apply mathematical and statistical approaches to solve practical problems
4. Identify, evaluate and use relevant discipline tools and techniques
5. Identify and evaluate relevant behaviours, principles and perspectives in the workplace
6. Use reflective and deliberate thinking to generate plans for self-development
7. Apply practice and discipline based skills and knowledge to communicate solutions to real world problems
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Field of Education|
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AT1: Quizzes (30%)
AT2: Workshop/Field Trip and Simulation (50%)
AT3: Case study and portfolio (20%)
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