This unit describes the skills and knowledge to use and calculate with complex measurements. This includes calculating complex areas and volumes.  This unit applies to individuals who need numeracy skills at Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF) level 5 to undertake a vocational training pathway or workplace tasks.  This unit is designed for integration and contextualisation with vocational units to support achievement of vocational competency.

Unit details

Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:
FSKNUM32

Assessment

Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit's learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines. Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills: - calculate surface areas of complex shapes; - calculate volumes of complex shapes, and; - solve highly complex workplace measurement problems.Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - units of measurement needed for workplace tasks, and; - properties of a broad range of shapes.

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