Program Calendar (2018/19)
MATH-105 - Mathematics for Teachers
|MATH-105||Mathematics for Teachers||3 - credits||$324.42|
Mathematics for Elementary Teachers covers the important concepts, mathematical methods, and ideas required to teach the elementary mathematics curriculum. It emphasizes the conceptual understanding needed to support procedural knowledge and it broadens students' understanding of mathematics. The course blends theory, teaching models, and the use of a variety of manipulatives which are appropriate for teaching mathematics in the elementary grades. Students are required to explain the various models for a particular concept, the relationships between them, and when it is appropriate to use each. Topics include problem solving, numbers, number systems, elementary number theory, real numbers and its subsets, geometry, fractions, and basic algebra.
Prerequisites: MATH 080, MATH 101, Pre-calculus Math 11, Principles of Math 11, Foundations of Math 11, Applications of Math 11, or equivalent, with a minimum grade of 60%.
Delivery Method: On-Campus Online Blended
Credits: 3 | Length: 45 hours | Course Outline for MATH-105