Prerequisite: This course is for students who have successfully completed three years of math to meet the graduation requirements. Students who earn a grade of C- or better will obtain a portability code on their transcript. Grade Level: 12
Students will be engaged in authentic, application based math problems that will forge connections between classroom content and students’ lives. Topics include managing personal finances, financial decision making in a variety of scenarios,using math for post secondary decisions. The course will end with a capstone project where students will display their understanding of how to apply mathematics to their daily lives after high school.
This course meets the state requirement to allow entry into a 100 college level math class, without a STEM focus. A student needs to earn a C- or higher to meet this state requirement.