MDM4UI Course Outline Sept 2008
Curriculum: The Ontario Curriculum Grades 11 and 12: Mathematics 2000
Text: Mathematics of Data Management, Nelson
This course broadens studentsí understanding of mathematics as it relates to managing information. Students will apply methods for organizing large amounts of information; apply counting techniques, probability, and statistics in modeling and solving problems; and carry out a culminating project that integrates the expectations of the course and encourages perseverance and independence. Students planning to pursue university programs in business, the social sciences, or humanities will find this course of particular interest.
70% is based on tests, quizzes, assignments
30% is based on the summative project.
Unit 1 Probability 12 Periods
Unit 2 Counting Techniques 12 Periods
Unit 3 Analyzing Data 9 Periods
Unit 4 Probability Distributions 12 Periods
Unit 5 Matrices and Graph Theory 7 Periods
Unit 6 Collecting Data 8 Periods
Unit 7 Working with Excel/Fathom 7 Periods
Unit 8 Organizing and Displaying Data 12 Periods
Unit 9 E-Learning Module 12 Periods
Unit 10 Presentations