MATH 024 - Fundamental Math Level 4


This course is designed to help adults develop personal math skills. Adult Fundamental Level 4 Mathematics will give students a strong foundation of using decimals to add, subtract, multiply, divide and calculate perimeter and area and about using the metric and imperial systems of measurement.

 

Hours: 60 (Seminar Hours: 60)


Total Weeks: 20

 

Prerequisites:
Fundamental Level Placement on the CCP Math Assessment.

 

Non-Course Prerequisites:
None

 

Co-Requisites:
None

 

Course Content:
- Number & Number Operations
- Operations & Applications
- Patterns, Functions & Relations
- Real Life Applications
- Measurement
- Geometry
- Skills and Strategies for Learning


Learning Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Explain or use examples of keywords
- Decimal, decimal place value (ths), per, of, by
- Identify decimals as part of a whole
- Read and write decimals to 10 000ths
- Round decimals to a given place
- Add decimals
- Subtract decimals
- Multiply decimals by whole numbers
- Multiply decimals by decimals
- Divide decimals by whole numbers
- Divide decimals by decimals
- Divide whole numbers by decimals
- Apply decimals to multi-operation problems
- Use the number line to order and compare
- Identify place value to 10 000ths
- Compare decimal in order of place value
- Multiply decimals by 10;100;1000
- Divide decimals by 10;100;1000
- Write a cheque and record transactions
- Calculate unit price
- Use unit price to find the best buy
- Calculate expenses (phone, utilities, and groceries)
- Convert between dollars and cents
- Apply addition of decimals in word problems
- Apply subtraction of decimals in word problems
- Apply multiplication of decimals in word problems
- Apply division of decimals in word problems
- Apply decimal to multi-operation word problems
- Explain, using an example, length
- Explain, using an example, mass
- Explain, using an example, capacity
- Explain, using an example, temperature
- Convert measurements within the metric system using a conversion chart
- Convert measurements within the imperial system
- Measure length using an appropriate metric measuring device
- Measure length using an appropriate imperial measuring device
- Measure mass using an appropriate metric measuring device
- Measure mass using an appropriate imperial measuring device
- Measure capacity using an appropriate metric measuring device
- Measure capacity using an appropriate imperial measuring device
- Measure temperature using an appropriate metric measuring device
- Measure temperature using an appropriate imperial measuring device
- Add same metric units
- Add same imperial units
- Subtract same metric units
- Subtract same imperial units
- Use metric conversion without a conversion chart
- Add mixed metric units
- Subtract mixed metric units
- Add mixed imperial units
- Subtract mixed imperial units
- Calculate perimeter and area of squares and rectangles with decimals
- Apply logical thinking to math operations
- Independently track progress and set learning goals
- Manage time to complete assignments in and out of class
- Give and receive help in a respectful manner
- Use a variety of test taking strategies
- Use critical thinking skills

- Manage frustrations of learning

 

Grading System: Other

 

Passing Grade: Master of Learning Outcomes

 

Percentage of Individual Work: 100

 

Additional Course Information:

Individually paced learning. In assessment, it may be determined that some of the outcomes have already been met. In this case, students will focus on the outcomes which still need to be achieved.

 

Textbooks:
Textbooks are subject to change.  Please contact the bookstore at your local campus for current book lists.