Course Code MATH 103
Course Title Introductory Algebra for Arts and Social Science
Online Offers
  • Winter 2022 (tentative) (Instructor: TBA)
  • Fall 2021 (tentative) (Instructor: Burcu Tuncer Karabina)
Course Location Online
Credit Weight 0.5
Course Description

An introduction to applications of algebra to business, the behavioural sciences, and the social sciences. Topics will be chosen from linear equations, systems of linear equations, linear inequalities, functions, set theory, permutations and combinations, binomial theorem, probability theory. [Offered: F,W]

Typical terms may not reflect online offerings.

Course Work and Exam Winter 2021 course outline (note 2)
Author(s) Barry Ferguson
  • Prerequisite: Open only to students in the following faculties: ARTS, AHS or ENV. Not open to Acc'ting & Fin Mgt students.
  • Antirequisite: MATH 106, 114, 115, 136, 146, NE 112
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Taught in English
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