Course Title: Perform computations

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6086

Course Title: Perform computations

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 30.0

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

MATH5306C

Brunswick Campus

TAFE

350T Fashion & Textiles

Face-to-Face

Term1 2010

Course Contact: Barbara Kuczuk

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9195

Course Contact Email: barbara.kuczuk@rmit.edu.au


Course Description

This unit provides learners with the skills and knowledge to become competent to perform mathematical calculations used in business: understanding net profit , gross profit, margin percentages, mark-up percentages, markdowns, performance indicators and averages. An introduction to the merchandise plan will also be covered.


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Year 9 Maths



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MEM12024A Perform computations

Elements:

1. Determine work requirement
2. Perform calculations
3. Produce charts and graphs from given information


Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

The student will be required to complete three in-class assessments and one mini-assignment.