COURSE Description

Course Title: Mathematics of Data Management
Course Code: MDM4U
Grade: 12
Course Type: University
Credit Value: 1.0
Prerequisite: MCR3U, Functions, Grade 11, University or MCF3M, Functions and Applications, Grade 11, University/College
Curriculum Policy Document: Mathematics, The Ontario Curriculum, Grades 11 and 12, 2007
Department: Mathematics
Course Developer: Kydan Educational Services
Development Date: 2016-2017


Course Description: This course broadens students’understanding of mathematics as it relates to managing data. Students will apply methods for organizing and analysing large amounts of information; apply counting techniques, probability, and statistics in modelling and solving problems; and carry out a data management investigation that integrates the expectations of the course and encourages perseverance and independence. Students planning to pursue university programs in business, the social sciences, or the humanities will find this course of particular interest.