To equip students with the trigonometry and graphing skills
which they may require for their main field of study, e.g. science,
engineering.

489CH4021Certificate in Foundation Studies L2 (with specialisation option)742CH4021Certificate in Foundation Studies L2 (CAD)MATH163Geometry and Trigonometry 1All pre-requisites or at least 12 equivalent credits of NCEA Level 1 maths.MATH162Algebra 1All pre-requisites or at least 12 equivalent credits of NCEA Level 1 maths.MATH161Arithmetic 1All pre-requisites or at least 12 equivalent credits of NCEA Level 1 maths.489CH4021Certificate in Foundation Studies L2 (with specialisation option)5.0250.0Solve equations and rearrange formulae.
Carry out metric conversions.
Understand the meaning of errors in measurement and give answers to
an appropriate level of accuracy.
Sketch graphs and suggest equations for commonly used
relationships.
Determine mathematical relationships for experimental data
(including linear, powers and exponential relationships).
Use Pythagoras' Theorem and trigonometry to calculate sides and
angles of triangles.
Convert between radians and degrees.
Understand the relationship between indices and logarithms and use
these to solve simple indicial and logarithmic equations.
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