This unit of competency covers the application of advanced mathematics in an engineering or related application. It includes a range of mathematical techniques and covers both the application of theory in simple calculations and the use of relevant software packages for more complex situations.

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Vocational and further education (TAFE)
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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: - identifying and defining problems; - collecting and analysing data; - reporting and presenting data and quantitative information, and; - communicating effectively with stakeholders on problem resolution.Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - exponential, trigonometric and hyperbolic functions, and; - series, vectors, analytical geometry, graphing techniques, complex numbers and linear algebra.

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