Mathematics

MATH2633Fundamental Principles of Elementary School Mathematics3 ch (3C 1L)

This course is intended for students who anticipate a career as an elementary or middle school teacher. The course focuses on topics taken from the K-8 curriculum with extensions beyond classroom topics to show the 'how' and 'why' behind school mathematics. The major topics are problem solving, number concepts, number and relationship operations, patterns and relations, shape and space, as well as data management and probability. Intended for students registered in arts programs. Not available for credit to students who would have 6ch of Level 1000 mathematics in their degree programs. 

Antirequisite: MATH 3633. Prerequisite: Successful completion of at least one year of a university program.