Mathematics

 

Select the appropriate campus to view a chart outlining the requirements for first-year courses in Mathematics

ST. JOHN’S CAMPUS

Recommended courseRequired Prerequisite
Provincial
Students
National
Students
International
Students
1050 or 1051
Finite Mathematics

These courses do not lead to calculus.

  • Math 3200 with a grade of 50% or greater
  •  Math 3201 with a grade of 50% or greater
Grade 12/ Senior Secondary Academic or Advanced Math or equivalent with an MPT score of at least 50 or 550 on the SATMIGrade 12/ Senior Secondary Academic or Advanced Math or equivalent with an MPT score of at least 50 or 550 on the SATMI
109A/B
Algebra and Trigonometry
  • Math 3201 with a grade between 65% and 74%, inclusive
Grade 12/Senior Secondary Academic or Advanced Math or equivalent with an MPT score between 50% and 55%, and permission from the departmentGrade 12/Senior Secondary Academic or Advanced Math or equivalent with an MPT score between 50% and 55%, and permission from the department
1090
Algebra and Trigonometry
  • Math 3200 with a grade of 50% or greater
  • Math 3201 with a grade of 75% or greater
Grade 12/ Senior Secondary Academic or Advanced Math or equivalent with an MPT score of at least 55 or 600 on the SATMIGrade 12/ Senior Secondary Academic or Advanced Math or equivalent with an MPT score of at least 55 or 600 on the SATMI
1000
Calculus I
or
Statistics 1510
  • Math 3200 with a grade of 75% or greater
  • Math 3200 with a grade between 50 – 74% and MPT score of at least 75 or 700 on the SATMI
  • A score of at least four in Standard Level Mathematics from the International Baccalaureate® program
  • A score of 700 on the SATMI
  • Grade 12 Advanced Math with an MPT score of 75% or greater 
  • A score of at least four in Standard Level Mathematics from the International Baccalaureate® program
  • A score of 700 on the SATMI
  • Grade 12 Advanced Math with an MPT score of at least 75 
  • A score of at least four in Standard Level Mathematics from the International Baccalaureate® program

1001
Calculus II
Credit for Math 1000 or a grade of 50% or greater on the CPT

 

Students may write the SAT® (SATMI) as often as they wish. It is recommended that students write the SATMI in order to receive their score prior to registration. Dates for the SATMI can be found at www.collegeboard.org.

The MPT and CPT may be written only once. The CPT is offered the first day of classes in Fall and Winter. Students without MATH 3208 must have permission from the Department to take the CPT. The MPT is written the day before classes in Fall, and the first day of classes in Winter and Spring.

GRENFELL CAMPUS

Recommended courseRequired Prerequisite
Provincial
Students
National
Students
International
Students
1052 or 1053
Finite Mathematics

These courses do not lead to calculus.

Math 3200 or 3201 and do not want or require calculusGrade 12/ Senior Secondary Academic or Advanced Math or equivalent and do not want or require calculusGrade 12/ Senior Secondary Academic or Advanced Math or equivalent and do not want or require calculus

1090
Algebra and Trigonometry
Math 3200 or 3201Grade 12/ Senior Secondary Academic or Advanced Math or equivalentGrade 12/ Senior Secondary Academic or Advanced Math or equivalent
1000
Calculus I
  • Math 3200 with a grade of 75% or greater
  • Math 3200 with a grade between 50 – 74% and MPT score of at least 75 or 700 on the SATMI
  • A score of at least four in Standard Level Mathematics from the International Baccalaureate® program
  • Students who do not get a sufficient score on the MPT will be required to complete Math 1090 before taking Math 1000
  • Grade 12/ Senior Secondary Advanced Math with an MPT score of at least 75 or 700 on the SATMI
  • A score of at least four in Standard Level Mathematics from the International Baccalaureate® program
  • Students who do not get a sufficient score on the MPT will be required to complete Math 1090 before taking Math 1000
  • Grade 12/ Senior Secondary Advanced Math with an MPT score of at least 75 or 700 on the SATMI
  • A score of at least four in Standard Level Mathematics from the International Baccalaureate® program
  • Students who do not get a sufficient score on the MPT will be required to complete Math 1090 before taking Math 1000
1001
Calculus II
Credit for Math 1000 or a grade of 50% or greater on the CPT

 

Students may write the SAT® Subject Test in Mathematics Level I (SATMI) as often as they wish. It is recommended that students write the SATMI in order to receive their score prior to registration. Dates for the SATMI can be found at www.collegeboard.org.

 

The Mathematics Placement Test (MPT) and the Calculus Placement Test (CPT) may be written only once. The CPT will be offered on the first Saturday in June at 30 sites in Newfoundland and Labrador. At Grenfell Campus the MPT and CPT will also be administered on the day before classes begin for Fall semester and on the first day of classes in Winter semester.

Contact

Guide to First Year

230 Elizabeth Ave

St. John's, NL A1B 3X9 CANADA

Tel: (709) 864-2530

Fax: (709) 864-2552

becomestudent@mun.ca