Jul 17, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 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 independently, 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 scientific calculator are required. This course is open only to students whose Placement Assessment results indicate that they need further preparation for subsequent mathematics courses. 

Fulfills: Q in LS Core