Course

Engineering Mathematics


Course code ENM1600

This online course develops algebra, function, trigonometric, exponential, logarithm and graphing competencies, and introduces matrices, vectors and calculus. Emphasis is placed on developing strong skills in these areas within an engineering context and on exploring and applying these skills to a range of engineering and surveying applications.

How to enrol

Before enrolling in this course you need to:

  • Choose the qualification you will study the course under. See the Work towards tab below for qualification options.
  • Check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses tab on the qualification page.
  • Level 5  
    Credits 15 
  • Study type Trimester  
    EFTS 0.125  
  • Availability
    2018 :  
    Trimester 2 enrol by 17 Jun 2018 to start 16 Jul 2018
  • Exam details
    2018 :  
    Trimester 1, 12 Jun 2018
  • Delivery type
    2018 :  
    Trimester 2 2018 Online only
  • Workload

    Allow approximately 8-9 hours study time per week for each 15 credit course. Your workload may be higher around assessment due dates or exam time.

  • Fees
    2018 :  
    NZ students $738 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students N/A + $60 annual administration fee
  • Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying  

Students who successfully complete this course will be able to

  • Examine and apply mathematical techniques and skills to solve problems essential to further study in engineering and surveying
  • Interpret and solve a range of authentic engineering problems involving mathematical concepts relevant to this course
  • Effectively communicate mathematical concepts and arguments using appropriate notation
  • Use computational aids for graphing, matrix manipulation, concept development and problem solving in algebra and calculus within engineering and surveying contexts.

Assessment

40% internally assessed

60% exam

For more information and a full list of exam times see our examinations page.

Other requirements

Your course is delivered 100% online. To complete this course you will need access to a computer or device, broadband internet and a data plan able to support online learning such as streaming of videos (including YouTube), downloading content and submitting online assessments. If you are unsure if your current computer/device or internet access allows you to complete your online learning with us, please contact us before applying to enrol.