General College:Mathematics (834)

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834-104 Student Success

Develops tools and strategies that support success in the college environment. Focuses on study skills, college resources, goal setting, and management of time required to achieve student's goal. Introduces academic achievement assessment concepts for self-assessing of learning. Students should take this course prior to or during the first semester of their program. This is an institutional requirement for all students. The online student success class is intended for students taking other online classes. *Credits earned in this course will not be counted toward the number of credits needed for any degree.*

Aid Code: 10 - Associate Degree.
Credits: 2

834-109 Pre-Algebra

Provides an introduction to algebra. Includes operations on real numbers, solving linear equations, percent and proportion, and an introduction to polynomials and statistics. Prepares students for elementary algebra and subsequent algebra related courses. *Credits earned in this course will not be counted toward the number of credits needed for any degree.*

Aid Code: 10 - Associate Degree.
Credits: 3
Pre-requisites: (ASSET Numerical Skills, 35 or COMPASS Pre-Algebra Skills, 025 or ACT Math, 15 or AccuPlacer Arithmetic, 050 or 854-781)

834-110 Elementary Algebra with Applications

This course offers traditional algebra topics with applications. Learners develop algebraic problem solving techniques needed for technical problem solving and for more advanced algebraic studies. Topics include linear equations, exponents, polynomials, rational expressions, and roots and radicals. Successful completion of this course prepares learners to succeed in technical mathematics courses.

Aid Code: 10 - Associate Degree.
Credits: 3
Pre-requisites: (ASSET Numerical Skills, 40 or COMPASS Pre-Algebra Skills, 044 or ACT Math, 17 or Test Waived-College Degree or 834-109 or 834-109) or (AccuPlacer Arithmetic, 089 or (AccuPlacer Arithmetic, 065 and AccuPlacer Elem Algebra, 030))