MTH273 - Mathematics

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Last revision date Feb 1, 2019 1:00:27 PM
Last review date Feb 1, 2019 1:00:27 PM

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Subject Description
This course is the last in a series of technology mathematics courses designed for students in chemistry and biological science. While operations with log and exponential equations, statistics, trigonometric functions are devoted to derivatives and integrals. Emphasis is also given to the application of mathematical concepts and methods of solving a variety of typical scientific and technical problems.This subject requires students to use the WileyPLUS on line resource.

Credit Status
One credit towards the CHY, CLP, CLT and BTR programs.

MTH 173 or MTH171

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

  1. Apply learned mathematical concepts and methods to solve a variety of scientific and technical problems.
  2. Use appropriate statistical testing.
  3. Logarithmic and exponential equations.
  4. Solve trigonometric equations using algebraic methods and identities.
  5. Perform operations with derivatives and integrals and solve application problems.

Essential Employability Skills
Execute mathematical operations accurately.

Apply a systematic approach to solve problems.

Use a variety of thinking skills to anticipate and solve problems.

Locate, select, organize, and document information using appropriate technology and information systems.

Analyze, evaluate, and apply relevant information from a variety of sources.

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Accommodation for Students with Disabilities
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