STA201H1: Why Numbers Matter

Hours

36L

This course teaches non-science students the importance of quantitative reasoning to many different areas. It explores a variety of applications to such diverse subjects as economics, gambling, politics, poetry, graphics, music, medicine, demographics, sports, secret codes, and more, using only basic high school level mathematics combined with logical thinking.

Exclusion
MAT133Y1/MAT135H1/MAT136H1/MAT137Y1/MAT157Y1/(MATA29H3, MATA35H3)/(MATA32H3, MATA33H3)/(MATA30H3, MATA36H3)/(MATA31H3, MATA37H3)/MAT133Y5/(MAT132H5,MAT134H5)/(MAT135H5,MAT136H5)/MAT137Y5/MAT157Y5
Distribution Requirements
Science
Breadth Requirements
The Physical and Mathematical Universes (5)