# Mathematics (854)

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**854-713 BSE Mathematics 1 **

Develops number concepts, mathematical language and whole number topics. This level introduces fractions, decimals, measurements and geometric shapes. Students use critical thinking skills to problem solve, perform computations, estimate results, interpret and develop data, work with appropriate technology and apply mathematics to real-world situations.

**Aid Code:**73 - Beg ABE (0-5.9).

**Credits:**3

**Pre-requisites:**(GED/ESL/BS Course Approval)

**854-762 Math 2 **

This course reviews whole numbers and develops fractions, decimals, measurements, mathematical language, percents, ratios, and proportions. This level may introduce basic algebra and geometry concepts. Students use critical thinking skills to problem solve, perform computations, estimate results, interpret and develop data, work with appropriate technology and apply mathematics to real-world situations. Successful completion of Math 2 is required for progression to Math 3. *Credits earned in this course will not be counted toward the number of credits needed for any degree. This course is not eligible for financial aid, and the credits do not count in enrollment status for financial aid eligibility.*

**Aid Code:**74 - Interm ABE (6.0-8.9).

**Credits:**3

**Pre-requisites:**(COMPASS Pre-Algebra Skills, 001 or AccuPlacer Arithmetic, 020 or ACT Math, 01 or Next Gen AccuPlacer Arithmetic, 200)

**854-763 BSE Mathematics for Accuplacer **

This course will provide instruction in math skills needed to be successful on the ACCUPLACER math test.

**Aid Code:**74 - Interm ABE (6.0-8.9).

**Credits:**2

**854-764 Math 2 GED Review **

This course develops math skills needed for the Mathematical Reasoning GED test at the pre-GED level. This course reviews whole numbers and develops fractions, decimals, measurements, mathematical language, percents, ratios, and proportions. This level may introduce basic algebra and geometry concepts. *Credits earned in this course will not be counted toward the number of credits needed for any degree. This course is not eligible for financial aid, and the credits do not count in enrollment status for financial aid eligibility.*

**Aid Code:**74 - Interm ABE (6.0-8.9).

**Credits:**3

**Pre-requisites:**(GED/ESL/BS Course Approval)

**854-765 BSE Certified Nursing Assistant Mathematics **

This course will provide instruction in math skills needed to be successful in the Certified Nursing Assistant Program.

**Aid Code:**74 - Interm ABE (6.0-8.9).

**Credits:**2

**854-771 BSE Mathematics, GED **

Introduction to algebra and geometry. A continuation of BSE, Math 2. Provides more advanced, higher level thinking and problem solving skills needed for the GED test.

**Aid Code:**76 - HS Dip,GED.HSED (9.0-12.9).

**Credits:**3

**854-772 Math 3 GED Review **

This course reviews whole numbers and develops fractions, decimals, measurements, mathematical language, percents, ratios, and proportions. It includes an introduction to algebra and geometry and provides more higher level thinking and problem solving skills needed for the Mathematical Reasoning GED test. It may also develop math skills needed for the Social Studies and Science GED tests. *Credits earned in this course will not be counted toward the number of credits needed for any degreeThis course is not eligible for financial aid, and the credits do not count in enrollment status for financial aid eligibility.*

**Aid Code:**76 - HS Dip,GED.HSED (9.0-12.9).

**Credits:**3

**Pre-requisites:**(GED/ESL/BS Course Approval)

**854-778 BSE Mathematics 3, Nursing Mathematics **

Designed for students entering the Associate Degree Nursing program. Topics will include decimals, fractions, percents, metric measurements, conversions, concentrations, significant figures, scientific notation, working with formulas, and solving for the unknown. Special emphasis will be placed on preparing for the math tests required by the ADN program. This course does NOT satisfy the Program Ready requirement for the ADN program. *Credits earned in this course will not be counted toward the number of credits needed for any degree.*

**Aid Code:**77 - ASE Developmental.

**Credits:**2

**854-781 Math 3 **

This course will include a review of whole numbers, fractions, ratios, proportions, and percents. It will also focus on English and metric conversions, applied geometry, basic statistics, and graph reading. Finally, students will develop their signed number skills as well as learn how to solve equations after an introduction to basic algebraic concepts. Successful completion of Math 3 with a C or better is required for progression to Pre-Algebra. *Credits earned in this course will not be counted toward the number of credits needed for any degree. This course is not eligible for financial aid, and the credits do not count in enrollment status for financial aid eligibility.*

**Aid Code:**76 - HS Dip,GED.HSED (9.0-12.9).

**Credits:**2

**Pre-requisites:**(ASSET Numerical Skills, 26 or COMPASS Pre-Algebra Skills, 018 or ACT Math, 13 or AccuPlacer Arithmetic, 030 or Next Gen AccuPlacer Arithmetic, 210 or 854-762)

**854-789 BSE Mathematics 3, Modu Math Algebra **

This computer program uses practical video segments and drill practice to improve basic math skills,including drill and practice,required for complete mastery of basic operations involving whole numbers,fractions,decimals,percents, and signed numbers. This introductory algebra course covers basic concepts; order or operations;adding,subtracting and multiplying laws;problem solving;inequalities;graphing;factoring;quadratics and more. Students may use this for the algebra requirement of many apprenticeship programs. *Credits earned this course will not be counted toward the number of credits needed for any degree.

**Aid Code:**77 - ASE Developmental.

**Credits:**3

**854-802 **

A small group and individualized instruction course that helps students develop precollege math skills. Emphasizes number operations needed to define and solve algebra and geometry problems and mathematical learning strategies. Must be taken concurrently with Pre-Algebra.

**Aid Code:**77 - ASE Developmental.

**Credits:**1

**Pre-requisites:**(COMPASS Pre-Algebra Skills, 17 or ACT Math, 12 or SAT Mathematics, 230 or AccuPlacer Arithmetic, 20 or Next Gen AccuPlacer Arithmetic, 200)

**Co-requisites:**(834-109)

**854-805 **

Highly interactive format providing small group and individualized mathematics instruction that helps students develop mathematical skills and strategies for succeeding in college-level math. Must be taken concurrently with Mathematical Reasoning.

**Aid Code:**77 - ASE Developmental.

**Credits:**1

**Pre-requisites:**854-781 or COMPASS Pre-Algebra Skills, 025 or ACT Reading, 15 or SAT Reading, 340 or AccuPlacer Arithmetic, 050 or Next Gen AccuPlacer Arithmetic, 243

**Co-requisites:**(804-134)

* | A The hours are flexible, and students work at their own pace. These classes require approximately 4-6 hours per week in the Learning Lab to be successful. Please stop by Room 2216, or call 608-757-7676, if you have any questions, or would like to set up a schedule. |