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MATH 1053 - Applied Math

Review of basic arithmetic calculations, decimals, percentages, solving simple equations in one variable; discussion of discounts, simple and compound interest, credit cards, home mortgages, taxes; life, fire and auto insurance; payrolls, averages, graphs, and other consumer- and business-related computations. Prerequisite: ACT math score of 18 or equivalent score on COMPASS Pre-Algebra or Algebra tests, or completion of LAD-9014 with a grade of “C” or better. Fall, Spring, Summer.
Units: 3
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer Semesters
Area: Math & Science

MATH 1123 - College Algebra

College Algebra provides the student with a foundation in problem solving in these topics: functions, graphing techniques, polynomial, rational exponential, and logarithmic functions; systems of equations and inequalities, matrices, and determinats, sequences and series, and the binomial theorem. Concepts and problem solving are presented from both the traditional and graphing calculator approaches. A graphing calculator is required, and the TI-83+ calculator is recommended. Prerequisite: LAD 9024 Foundations of College Math 2 with a grade of "C" or better, or two years of high school algebra and compliance with state/NPCC placement test standards. Fall, Spring, Summer. ACTS Equivalent Course Number = MATH 1103
Units: 3
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer Semesters
Area: Math & Science

MATH 1133 - Trigonometry

Introduces the student to the study of trigonometric functions; angles and their measures, right triangles, oblique triangles, and the graphs of trigonometric functions; identities and trigonometric equations; inverse functions; vectors and complex numbers and polar coordinates. The use of the TI-83+ and available computer software is included in the course. Prerequisite: Two years of high school algebra or equivalent or MATH 1123-College Algebra taken previously or concurrently with this course. Fall, Spring, Summer. ACTS Equivalent Course Number = MATH 1203
Units: 3
Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer Semesters
Area: Math & Science

MATH 1293 - Introduction To Statistics

Introduces the student to elementary statistical concepts using a basic algebra background. Topics include: organizing and analyzing data, probability, normal distribution, central limit theorem, hypothesis testing, confidence intervals, regression-correlation, Chi-Square and ANOVA (basic). Prerequisite: LAD 9024 Foundations of College Math 2 or High School Algebra II with a C or better and compliance with state/NPCC placement tests or Instructor approval. Available upon sufficient student demand. ACTS Equivalent Course Number = MATH 2103
Units: 3
Offered: Upon Sufficient Student Demand
Area: Math & Science

MATH 2103 - Discrete Mathematics

This course includes topics that are fundamental tools for higher mathematics, especially those courses that are discrete, rather than continuous, in nature. The topics covered in this course are also essential to applications in computer sciences and modern technology. Topics include set theory, relations and functions, proofs by induction and contradiction, formal logic and truth tables, graph theory, Boolean and matrix algebra, combinatorics, and probability. Prerequisite: MATH1123 College Algebra.
Units: 3
Offered: Upon Sufficient Student Demand
Area: Math & Science

MATH 2213 - Business Calculus

An introduction to concepts of differential and integral calculus used in business decisions and applications. Course content includes curve sketching, exponential growth, derivatives, regression, continuity, limits, and probability. Prerequisites: MATH-1123 College Algebra; Computer Literacy
Units: 3
Offered: Upon Sufficient Student Demand
Area: Math & Science

MATH 2214 - Calculus I

Calculus I includes the study of limits and continuity; the derivative; differentation rules for transcendental functions including exponential, logarithmic, inverse trigonometric, and hyperbolic functions; implicit and logarithmic differentiation; applications of differentiation to analytic geometry, rates of changes, and optimization; the integral; integration techniques including the substitution rule. Prerequisites: MATH 1123 College Algebra or high school Algebra II and Math 1133 Trigonometry taken previously or concurrently with this course.
Units: 4
Offered: Upon Sufficient Student Demand
Area: Math & Science

MATH 2224 - Calculus II

Calculus II includes the study of applications of integration; techniques of integration; separable differential equations; parametric equations and polar coordinates; infinite sequences and series; power series, Taylor Series, and MacLaurin Series. Prerequisites: Math 2215 Calculus I and MATH 1133 Trigonometry.
Units: 4
Offered: Upon Sufficient Student Demand
Area: Math & Science

MATH 2233 - Mathematics For Teachers I

Introduces the prospective elementary teacher to deductive reasoning, set theory, numeration systems (bases), the properties and arithmetic associated with each number system, and number theory. Prerequisite: A grade of "C" or better in LAD 9024 Foundations of College Math 2 or math placement test.
Units: 3
Offered: Fall Semesters
Area: Math & Science

MATH 2243 - Mathematics For Teachers II

Continuation of Math for Teachers I. Topics include statistics and probability and geometry. Prerequisite: A grade of "C" or better in LAD 9024 Foundations of College Math 2 or math placement test. Math for Teachers I is not necessarily a prerequisite.
Units: 3
Offered: Spring Semesters
Area: Math & Science

MATH 2254 - Calculus III

Calculus III introduces three-dimensional mathematics. Topics include vector geometry and vector functions; space curves and the calculus of vector functions; multi-variable functions and their graphs in three dimensions; partial derivatives; applications of partial differentiation including directional derivatives and three-dimensional optimization; multiple integrals; triple integrals using spherical and cylindrical coordinates; vector fields and Green's Theorem and Stoke's Theorem if time permits. Prerequisite: MATH 2225 Calculus II.
Units: 4
Offered: Upon Sufficient Student Demand
Area: Math & Science

MATH 2273 - Basic Cncpts/Stats & Probability

This course examines the basic concepts and methods of the statistics and probability which underlie the elementary and middle school curriculum. Statistics will be presented as a problem solving process involving question formation, data collection, data representation, data analysis, and interpretation of results. Discrete probability models will be studied using both mathematical approaches and simulations. Prerequisite: Foundations of College Math 2 or placement test.
Units: 3
Offered: Upon Sufficient Student Demand
Area: Math & Science

MATH 2283 - Differential Equation

This course provides an introduction differential equations, focusing specifically on ordinary differential equations. Topics include direction fields, initial value problems, Euler's method, direct, numerical and series solutions to first-order and second-order differential equations, linear systems and the Laplace transform. Prerequisite: MATH 2225 Calculus II.
Units: 3
Offered: Upon Sufficient Student Demand
Area: Math & Science