Mathematics Courses at Adult Education Centres

Learn more about the mathematics courses offered at Adult Education Centres by selecting from the list on this page. Keep in mind we also offer a Basic Mathematics and English course.

Essential Mathematics 20S

Available Classes
Days offered: Monday and Wednesday
Time: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. or 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Teacher: Jacob Carson

Prerequisite required: Mathematics 10F (Grade 9) or Math assessment showing appropriate skill level

Description
The new 20S Essential Math focuses on essential math skills for consumer, business, workplace and trades mathematics.

Topics include:

  • Unit pricing and currency exchange
  • Earning an income
  • Linear and area measurements
  • Temperature, mass, and volume measurements
  • Angles and parallel lines
  • Similar figures
  • Trigonometry

Lessons and assessments will include:

  • Mental math
  • Problem solving
  • Daily practice and assignments
  • Individual and group projects
  • Quizzes and tests
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Core Mathematics 31G

Available Classes
Days offered: Tuesday and Thursday
Time: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Teacher: Bev Rosas-Leon

Days offered: Tuesday and Thursday
Time: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Teacher: Glen Pfeifer

New: Trimester 2 (December 5, 2016 to March 23, 2017)
Days offered: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Time: 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Teacher: Janaya Koberstein

Prerequisite required: Mathematics 20S or Math assessment showing appropriate skill level

Description
This course will review, in a problem-solving context, the basic concepts of whole numbers, fractions, decimals and percentages in the first 6 weeks. Students will then study algebra, geometry and trigonometry up to an intermediate level, concluding with graphing basic functions, spreadsheets and trigonometry. This course is highly recommended for anyone planning to take Applied 40S.
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Essential Mathematics 30S

Available Classes
Days offered: Monday and Wednesday
Time: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. or 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Teacher: Bev Rosas-Leon

Prerequisite required: Essential Mathematics 20S or Math assessment showing appropriate skill level

Description
This course will teach you practical math skills to prepare you for Grade 12.

Topics include:

  • Income and debt
  • Money management
  • Statistics
  • Relations and patterns
  • Geometry and trigonometry
  • Design and measurement
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Applied Mathematics 40S

Available Class
Days offered: Tuesday and Thursday
Time: 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Teacher: Janaya Koberstein

New: Trimester 3 (April 3, 2017 to June 15, 2017)
Days offered: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Time: 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Teacher: Janaya Koberstein

Prerequisite required: Applied Mathematics 30S/Core Mathematics 31G or Math assessment showing appropriate skill level

Description
This is a one-credit course with the following topics:

  • Trigonometry
  • Logical reasoning
  • Polynomial functions
  • Exponential functions
  • Logarithmic functions
  • Sinusoidal functions
  • Finances
  • Probability and counting techniques
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Essential Mathematics 40S

Available Classes
Days offered: Monday and Wednesday
Time: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Teacher: Christine Grosshans

Days offered: Monday and Wednesday
Time: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Teacher: Hans Froese

Prerequisite required: Core Math 31G or Essential Math 30S or Math assessment showing appropriate skill level

Description
Grade 12 Essential Mathematics 40S is intended for students whose post-secondary planning does not include a focus on mathematics and science-related fields.

It consists of the following:

  • Vehicle finance
  • Probability
  • Home finance
  • Statistics
  • Geometry and trigonometry
  • Precision measurement
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Pre-Calculus Mathematics 30S

Available Class
Days offered: Not offered Semester 2, 2016-2017. Please check back for future class offerings.
Time: TBD
Teacher: TBD

Prerequisite required: 30S Math (a strong mark is recommended), Applied Math 30S or 40S

Description
This course is an excellent preparation for Pre-Calculus 40S. It consists of the following topics:

  • Quadratic functions
  • Trigonometry
  • Algebra
  • Analytic geometry
  • Geometry
  • Logic
  • Functions
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Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S

Available Class
Days offered: Monday and Wednesday
Time: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Teacher: Joe Davis

Prerequisite required: Pre-Calculus 30S (a strong mark is highly recommended) or Applied Math 40S

Description
This one-credit course is a continuation of Pre-Calculus 30S. It is a prerequisite for many studies at the post-secondary level. It consists of such topics as:

  • Polynomial, radical and rational functions
  • Transformations and operations
  • Exponential and logarithmic functions
  • Trigonometry I
    • Degrees, radians, unit circle
    • Trigonometric functions
  • Trigonometry II
    • Equations
    • Identities
  • Permutations, combinations and the binomial theorem
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