Course Overview

Love math? Then this course is for you! In this pre-calculus course, you’ll gain the mathematical knowledge and critical thinking skills appropriate for entry into post-secondary programs* that are math-intensive and require the study of calculus. Topics of study include trigonometry, transformations, logarithms, function operations, permutations, combinations, and binomial theorem.

Note: If you have a particular post-secondary program in mind, you should consult your school counsellor and the post-secondary institution to ensure that this course fulfills requirements.


*The Pre-Calculus 12 textbook is required; the key is recommended but optional.


Mathematics 20-1 (Mathématiques 20-1)

50% required, 65% recommended.

Mathematics 30-2 (Mathématiques 30-2)

Only one prerequisite is required, not both.