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First Year Courses

MATH 1001H – Precalculus Mathematics

MATH 1005H – Applied Calculus

MATH 1051H – Non-Calculus Statistics I: Elementary Probability and Statistics
MATH 1052H – Non-Calculus Statistics II: Elementary Statistical Methods

MATH 1110H – Calculus I: Limits, Derivatives, and Integrals

MATH 1120H – Calculus II: Integrals and Series

MATH 1350H – Linear Algebra I: Matrix Algebra
MATH 1550H – Probability I: Introduction to Probability

 

Math 1001H - Precalculus Mathematics

 Designed for students needing to strengthen their math background in preparation for further courses in mathematics or the sciences. Topics include rational numbers, decimal representation, real numbers, inequalities, algebraic expressions; trigonometry; functions, including algebraic, exponential, logarithmic, and trigonometric functions; analytic geometry; simple sequences and series. Not open to students enrolled in or with credit for any MATH courses other than MATH 1050Y, 1051H, 1052H, 1350H or 2080Y. Does not satisfy the Mathematics requirement for a Bachelor of Science degree. Not for credit towards a major or minor in Mathematics.

  • Prerequisite: Ontario Grade 11 Functions and Relations (MCR3U) or equivalent.

Math 1005H - Applied Calculus

 An introduction to the methods and applications of calculus. Derivatives, exponential and logarithmic functions, optimization problems, related rates, integration, partial derivatives, differential equations. Selected applications from the natural and social sciences. Not open to students enrolled in or with credit for MATH 1100H, 1101Y, 1110Y, or 1120H. Not for credit towards a major or minor in Mathematics.

  • Prerequisite: A Grade 12U or U/C mathematics course or an OAC mathematics course.
  • Excludes: MATH 105H.

Math 1051H - Non-calculus statistics I: Elementary probability and statistics

 

 Data summary, elementary probability, discrete and continuous distributions, the central limit theorem, estimation and hypotheses testing. This course uses high school mathematics as a foundation and involves the use of computer software. Not open to students enrolled in
or with credit for MATH 2560H. Not for credit towards a major or minor in Mathematics.

  • Meetings: Three lectures weekly, one-hour problems session fortnightly.
  • Excludes: MATH 1050Y.

Math 1052H - Non-calculus statistics II: Elementary statistical methods

 Linear regression models, goodness-of-fit and analysis of contingency tables, analysis of variance for completely randomized design, andomized block design and factorial design, nonparametric tests. Interactive computer package to analyze real data sets is required. Prerequisite: MATH 1051H. Not for credit towards a major or minor in Mathematics.

  • Prerequisite: Math 1051H.
  • Meetings: Three lectures weekly, one-hour problems session fortnightly.
  • Excludes: MATH 1050Y.

Math 1110H - Calculus I: Limits, derivatives, and integrals

 Limits, differentiation, and integration through the basic substitution rule, with applications to other areas of mathematics and the physical and social sciences.

  • Prerequisite: Grade 12 Advanced Functions or equivalent with at least 60%; or permission of instructor.
  • Strongly recommended: Grade 12U Calculus and Vectors.
  • Excludes: MATH 110 and 1101Y.

Math 1120H - Calculus II: Integrals and series

 Techniques and applications of integration, sequences,
series, and power series, with applications to other areas
of mathematics and the physical and social sciences.

  • Prerequisite: MATH 1110H.
  • Strongly recommended: Grade 12U Calculus and Vectors.
  • Excludes: MATH 1100Y (110), 1101Y.

Math 1350H - Linear Algebra I: Matrix Algebra

 Vectors, systems of linear equations, matrices, determinants, linear transformations, eigenvalues and eigenvectors.

  • Prerequisite: A Grade 12U or U/C mathematics course or OAC Mathematics credit with at least 60%.
  • Excludes: MATH 135H.

Math 1550H - Probability I: Introduction to probability

 Probability, random variables, probability distributions. Does not count as the Introductory Statistics course required for admission to some professional schools.

  • Prerequisite: MATH 1005H or 1120H or 1100Y or 1101Y or permission of instructor. MATH 1120H may be taken as a co-requisite.

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