This course offers students the opportunity to explore the ways in which mathematics can be viewed as the language of the physical world. It will provide students with the mathematical tools to analyze the world, and will teach them how to think critically and logically. Students will be provided with opportunities to develop both their reasoning skills and their confidence to solve real-world problems utilizing mathematical principles. This course will cover a wide range of topics, each relating real-world situations to mathematical calculations. Some examples of the many topics this course will explore are: number theory, geometric principles, logic and probability, and data analysis.
Prerequisite: Fundamentals of Mathematics or appropriate placement