Mathematics Preparation for University NSMAT 14

If you wish to gain admission by way of the New Start programme, this course, together with New Start General, will qualify you to apply for entry to the Bachelor of Comerce or the Bachelor of Property programme.

You'll explore a variety of topics of everyday interest, with the aim of clarifying the underlying mathematics and statistics.

Before enrolling in this course, you will be required to sit a maths assessment.

For more information please contact the New Start office.

Assessment

During the course, you'll complete three assignments and sit an end-of-course test.

Learning outcomes

Having successfully completed this course, you'll be able to:

  • Confidently use formulae to analyse problems and calculate solutions.
  • Use mathematical and statistical approaches to interpret data.
  • Describe how modelling contributes to people's understanding of businesses and the environment.

2018 Semester One course dates

Orientation Day: Saturday 24 February, 10am–3pm, University of Auckland, City Campus
When: 12 sessions, Thursdays, 1 March–24 May, 6.30–8.30pm
Where: The University of Auckland, City Campus
Closing date for online applications: 18 February 2018

2018 Semester Two course dates

Orientation Day: Saturday 14 July, 10am–3pm, University of Auckland, City Campus
When: 12 sessions, Thursdays, 19 July–11 October, 6.30–8.30pm
Where: The University of Auckland City Campus
Closing date for online applications: 8 July 2018