Mathematics

MATH2633Fundamental Principles of Elementary School Mathematics (A)3 ch (3C)

This course is primarily intended for individuals interested in elementary and middle schoolteaching, and is open to students registered in concurrent B.Ed. program. The focus is on the mathematical content of K-8 Atlantic Canada Mathematics Curriculum, and extensions beyond the classroom to show the how and the why behind school mathematics. Topics include problem solving, number concepts, number and relationship operations, patterns and relations, shape and space, as well as data management and probability. This course may be taken by others with the approval of the student’s department Chair or Dean. With the exception of Certificate of Math Education, this course is not available for credit to students who would have 6ch of Level 1000 mathematics in their degree programs.   

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