Sep 19, 2020  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MTH 1000 - Concepts in Algebra

Credits: 4
A one semester course designed to develop fundamental algebraic and problem-solving concepts and skills. Topics include linear, quadratic, square root, rational, exponential, and logarithmic functions and equations. This course utilizes individual investigation, problem-solving, and writing in order to enhance students’ understanding of algebraic models and the problem-solving process. Students are expected to work indepdently, with the assistance of the professor and math fellow(s), through an online experience that is personalized and continuously adaptive based on individual performance.  A laptop/iPad and a TI-83/84+ graphing calculator are required. This course is open only to students whose Placement Exam results indicate that they need further preparation for subsequent mathematics courses. Six hours per week.  Fulfills:   Q and LS Core
Fulfills: Q in LS Core