Preparatory Mathematics - MATHS168 (2023)

Basic algebraic concepts and an introduction to Calculus and Statistics. This paper provides a last chance for students to correct a weak background in mathematics. Students who meet the prerequisites of MATHS165 or MATHS166 should take one of those papers instead.

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Internal assessment / examination: MATHS168-23A (HAM) 50:50, 23B (HAM) 50:50, 23JS (HAM) 100:0
Restriction(s): The JS offering is only available to students taking part in the Jump Start programme, which is a transition to University programme that runs 4 weeks before A Trimester orientation.

Note: This paper may not be taken concurrently with or subsequent to obtaining a pass in any other 100 level Mathematics paper.

HWC occurrences of this paper are exclusively for International Diploma students. Please contact the University of Waikato College for more information.

The JS occurrence of this paper is exclusively for Jump Start students. Please refer to the Jump Start webpage for more information or contact

Trimesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
23A (HAM)A Trimester : 27 Feb 2023 - 25 Jun 2023 Hamilton
23B (HAM)B Trimester : 10 Jul 2023 - 5 Nov 2023 Hamilton
23JS (HAM)JS Semester : 23 Jan 2023 - 19 Feb 2023 Hamilton

MATHS168-23X (HWC) has been cancelled. Please contact the School or Faculty Office for more information.

Cancelled Occurrences

Cancelled Occurrences
23X (HWC)X Teaching period : 24 Apr 2023 - 25 Jun 2023 Hamilton Waikato College
MATHS168-23X (HWC) is offered in FLEXI mode. For those taking the paper online, please note there are some elements that require students to be online at specified times.

Timetabled Lectures for Preparatory Mathematics (MATHS168)

MATHS168-23A (HAM)
Tue12:00 PM2:00 PML.G.02Feb 27 - Jun 4
Wed2:00 PM4:00 PMELT.G.01Feb 27 - Jun 4
MATHS168-23B (HAM)
Mon2:00 PM4:00 PML.G.01Jul 10 - Oct 15
Wed3:00 PM5:00 PMELT.G.01Jul 10 - Oct 15
Tue9:00 AM1:00 PMJ.B.07Jan 23 - Jan 29
Wed11:00 AM4:00 PMJ.B.07Jan 23 - Jan 29
Tue11:00 AM4:00 PMJ.B.07Jan 30 - Feb 5
Thu9:00 AM1:00 PMJ.B.07Jan 30 - Feb 5
Tue9:00 AM1:00 PMJ.B.07Feb 6 - Feb 12
Wed11:00 AM1:00 PMJ.B.07Feb 6 - Feb 12
Thu9:00 AM11:00 AMJ.B.07Feb 6 - Feb 12
Mon9:00 AM1:00 PMJ.B.07Feb 13 - Feb 19
Tue9:00 AM11:00 AMJ.B.07Feb 13 - Feb 19
Wed9:00 AM1:00 PMJ.B.07Feb 13 - Feb 19
Thu9:00 AM11:00 AMJ.B.07Feb 13 - Feb 19
Fri11:00 AM1:00 PML.G.05Jan 23 - Feb 19

NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
Visit the online timetable for MATHS168 for more details

Indicative Fees for Preparatory Mathematics (MATHS168)

Occurrence Domestic International
 Tuition Resource 
23A (HAM) $824 $3503
23B (HAM) $824 $3503
23JS (HAM) $824 $3503
You will be sent an enrolment agreement which will confirm your fees.
Tuition fees shown below are indicative only and may change. There are additional fees and charges related to enrolment - please see the Table of Fees and Charges for more information.

Paper Outlines for Preparatory Mathematics (MATHS168)

The following paper outlines are available for Preparatory Mathematics (MATHS168).
If your paper occurrence is not listed contact the Faculty or School office.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Computer Science | Finance | Mathematics

Other available years: Preparatory Mathematics - MATHS168 (2024) , Preparatory Mathematics - MATHS168 (2022) , Preparatory Mathematics - MATHS168 (2021) , Preparatory Mathematics - MATHS168 (2020) , Preparatory Mathematics - MATHS168 (2019) , Preparatory Mathematics - MATHS168 (2018)

Paper details current as of : 12 December 2023 8:52am
Indicative fees current as of : 12 December 2023 4:32am

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