Mathematics (MATH)

MATH 0100

Developmental Mathematics I

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This course is a study of fundamental mathematics principles and concepts. Topics include performing basic arithmetic operations on integers, fractions, and decimals; performing calculations involving exponents and order of operations; solving application problems involving proportions, percent, and fractions; simplifying algebraic expressions and solving linear equations; application problems involving linear models; graphs of linear equations in two variables; applying rules of exponents, calculations involving scientific notation, operations on polynomials; solving problems involving geometric concepts and figures; measures of central tendency, and introduction to probability. The focus of lab instruction is content reinforcement.

Prerequisite: Placement based on assessment scores or TSI score 336-341; Students should see an advisor for special assessment if the TSI score is below 336.

MATH 0200

Developmental Mathematics II

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This course is a study of introductory and intermediate algebra concepts. Topics include factorization of polynomials, operations on rational and radical expressions, operations on real and complex numbers, solving rational equations, radical equations, absolute value equations and inequalities, quadratic equations with real and non-real solutions and their graphs, application problems involving quadratic models and features of functions. The focus of lab instruction is content reinforcement.

Prerequisite: Placement based on assessment scores or TSI score 342-349 or MATH 0100 with a grade of "C" or better or equivalent.

MATH 0442

Foundations for Mathematical Reasoning

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This course surveys a variety of mathematical topics needed to prepare students for college level Statistics or Quantitative Reasoning courses. Topics include: numeracy with an emphasis on estimation and fluency with large numbers; operations on fractions, operations on real numbers, evaluating expressions and formulas, rates, ratios, and proportions, percentages, solving equations involving fractions and decimals; rules of exponents including scientific notation, graphing equations, linear models; data interpretations including graphs and tables. This course is not for college-level credit. The focus of lab instruction is content reinforcement.

Prerequisite: None.

MATH 1316

Plane Trigonometry

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This course covers trigonometric functions, identities, equations and applications.

Prerequisite: MATH 1414 with a grade of "C" or better; or a score of 360+ on the Math portion of the TSI exam.

MATH 1324

Mathematics for Business & Social Sciences

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This course covers the application of common algebraic functions, including polynomial, exponential, logarithmic, and rational, to problems in business, economics, and the social sciences are addressed. The applications include mathematics of finance, including simple and compound interest and annuities; systems of linear equations; matrices; linear programming; and probability, including expected value.

Prerequisite: Meet TSI college-readiness standard for Mathematics; or completion of MATH 0200 or MATL 0020 with a grade of "P" or "C" or better or equivalent.

MATH 1332

Contemporary Mathematics

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Intended for Non-STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) majors. Topics include introductory treatments of sets and logic, financial mathematics, probability and statistics and appropriate applications. Number sense, porportional reasoning, estimation, technology, and communication should be embedded throughout the course. Additional topics may be covered.

Prerequisite: Completion of MATH 0100 with a grade of "C" or "P" or better or TSI score of 350+.

MATH 1350

Mathematics for Teachers I

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This course is intended to build or reinforce a foundation in fundamental mathematics concepts and skills. It includes conceptual development of the following: sets, functions, numeration systems, number theory, and properties of the various number systems with an emphasis on problem solving and critical thinking.

Prerequisite: MATH 1414 with a grade of "C" or better.

MATH 1351

Mathematics for Teachers II

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This course is intended to build or reinforce a foundation in fundamental mathematics concepts and skills. It includes the concepts of geometry, measurement, probability, and statistics with an emphasis on problem solving and critical thinking.

Prerequisites: MATH 1414 with a "C" or better.

MATH 1414

College Algebra

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This course is the study of quadratic, polynomial, rational, logarithmic and exponential functions and includes the study of systems of equations and matrices. The focus of the course is the discovery and application of algebraic techniques, including graphing, to solve related equations. Additional topics may include sequences and series.

Prerequisite: TSI score of 350+ or completion of MATH 0200 or MATL 0020 with a grade of "C" or "P" or better.

MATH 1425

Calculus for Business and Social Sciences

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This course is the basic study of limits and continuity, differentiation, optimization and graphing, and integration of elementary functions, with emphasis on applications in business, economics, and social sciences. This course is not a substitute for MATH 2413, Calculus I.

Prerequisite: MATH 1414 or MATH 1324 with a grade of “C” or better; or a score of 360+ on the math portion of the TSI assessment.

MATH 1442

Elementary Statistical Methods

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This course is a presentation and interpretation of data, probability, sampling, correlation and regression, analysis of variance, and use of statistical software.

Prerequisite: Meet TSI college-readiness standard for Mathematics; or completion of MATH 0200 or MATL 0020 with a grade of "P" or "C" or better, or equivalent.

MATH 2412

Pre-Calculus Math

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This course is the combined study of algebra, trigonometry and other topics needed to prepare students for the study of calculus. Topics include trigonometric functions, inverses, graphs, and identities; vectors; polar and parametric equations; conic sections; partial fractions; linear programming; applications of systems and matrices and may include additional topics such as: sequences and series, mathematical induction and/or probability.

Prerequisite: MATH 1414 or MATH 1324 with a grade of "C" or better.

MATH 2413

Calculus I

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This course covers functions, limits, continuity, differentiation, anti-derivatives, and the definite integral and its applications.

Prerequisite: MATH 1316 or MATH 2412 with a grade of "C" or better; or a 100+ on the College Level Mathematics ACCUPLACER.

MATH 2414

Calculus II

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This course covers derivatives and integrals of transcendental functions, integration methods and applications, infinite sequences and series.

Prerequisite: MATH 2413 with a grade of "C" or better.

MATH 2415

Calculus III

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This course covers the study of vectors, calculus of several variables, partial derivatives, multiple integrals and vector calculus, Divergence Theorem and Stoke's Theorem.

Prerequisite: MATH 2414 with a grade of "C" or better.

MATH 2418

Linear Algebra

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This course introduces and provides models for application of the concepts of vector algebra. Topics include finite dimensional vector spaces and their geometric significance; representing and solving systems of linear equations using multiple methods, including Gaussian elimination and matrix inversion; matrices; determinants; linear transformations; quadratic forms; eigenvalues and eigenvector; and applications in science and engineering.

Prerequisite: MATH 2414 with a grade of “C” or better.

MATH 2420

Differential Equations

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This course is an introduction to ordinary differential equations, emphasizing solution techniques to first order and special higher order differential equations, initial value problems, boundary value problems, Laplace transforms, series solutions, and applications.

Prerequisite: MATH 2414 with a grade of "C" or better.