## Mathematics Essentials 12

*(formerly called Mathematics for the Workplace 12)*

*This course is not a WNCP Course.*

Mathematics Essentials 12 is designed for students who either do not intend to pursue post-secondary study, or plan to enter post-secondary programs that do not have any mathematics pre-requisites. The content of this course will help students work toward improving the mathematical knowledge base needed for work directly related to the trades. This course will be modular based and project oriented.

The Mathematics Essentials pathway is designed to provide students with the development of the skills and understandings required in the workplace, as well as those required for everyday life at home and in the community. Students will become better equipped to deal with mathematics in their everyday life and will become more confident in their mathematical abilities.

Students in Mathematics Essential 12 will do the following modules.

- Module 1: Measurement
- Module 2: Mini-project: Mathematics and Career Exploration
- Module 3: Ratio, Rate, and Proportion
- Module 4: Major Project: Math Preparation for the Workplace