GEGC111 – Special Topics in Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning
|Suggested Year of Study:||1 to 2|
Centre for Teaching and Learning Enhancement
The content of the course will vary dependent upon the special topics offering. The course will address the intended Area 4 learning outcomes by focusing on the prevalence, relevance and practicalities of mathematics and its applications in today’s world. The course will use real-world examples to engage students in mathematical thinking, problem solving and applications of math in everyday life. Mathematical concepts, techniques and thinking are taught by hands-on minds-on applications. The course fulfills the General Education Area 4 requirement.
Upon completion of this course, students should be able to:
- Articulate and provide examples of the use of contemporary mathematical thinking in daily life;
- Apply mathematical approaches to solve problems;
- Described how mathematics impacts and influences everyday existence.