Students will solve problems in geometry, measurement, trigonometry and right angle triangles, statistics and financial math. Students will be able to look for patterns, make inferences, draw scale diagrams of 2-D and 3-D shapes, simplify problems, eliminate possibilities and develop alternative approaches to mathematical problems. Students will use a calculator to evaluate complex expressions using special keys to perform a variety of functions.
Both MATH 0862 and MATH 0872 are required for ABE Advanced Level Foundations of Mathematics.
The use of a graphing calculator or other technology is optional.
Course code: MATH 0872
Length: 96 hours
Course outline: viewhttps://www.vcc.ca/deptUploads/course-outlines/MATH-0872.pdf
PrerequisitesVCC MATH 0862 with a C- or 52 % on the VCC Intermediate Algebra Assessment.
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.