APM306Y1: Mathematics and Law

Hours

72L

This course examines the relationship between legal reasoning and mathematical logic; provides a mathematical perspective on the legal treatment of interest and actuarial present value; critiques ethical issues; analyzes how search engine techniques on massive databases transform legal research and considers the impact of statistical analysis and game theory on litigation strategies.



NOTE

This course counts as 0.5 FCE in BR3 and 0.5 FCE in BR5.

This course will only contribute 0.5FCE to the Math Minor program.

Prerequisite
Exclusion
Distribution Requirements
Science
Breadth Requirements
The Physical and Mathematical Universes (5)
Society and its Institutions (3)