MDM4U: Mathematics of Data Management

This course broadens students’ understanding of mathematics as it relates to managing data. Students will apply methods for organizing and analyzing large amounts of information; solve problems involving probability and statistics, and carry out a culminating investigation that integrates statistical concepts and skills. Students will also refine their use of the mathematical processes necessary for success in senior mathematics. Students planning to enter university programs in business, the social sciences, and the humanities will find this course of particular interest.

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Department Title Grade  Type Course Code  Credit Value Prerequisite Duration Curriculum
Mathematics Mathematics of Data Management   12 University Prep   MDM4U 1.0  Grade 11 Functions, University, or Grade 11 Functions and Applications, University/College 110 Hours Link

This course has the following units of study:

  • Permutations and Organized Counting (15 Hours)
  • Combinations and the Binomial Theorem (15 Hours)
  • Introduction to Probability (15 Hours)
  • Probability Distributions (15 Hours)
  • Statistics of One Variable (15 Hours)
  • Statistics of Two Variables (15 Hours)
  • Normal Distributions (15 Hours)
  • Course Cumulative Project (5 Hours)

MDM4U has a course cumulative project worth 10% and a final exam,  worth 20% of the final grade calculation.