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Mathematics

Course Code
 MATH 090 Credits 3
Title Elementary Algebra
Prerequisite Math ACT 19; or Accuplacer Arithmetic score of 57; or Accuplacer Arithmetic plus Elementary Algebra score of 100.
Course Offering Fall Every Year
Course Offering Spring Every Year
Course Offering Summer On Demand
Course Outline Course Outline
Description The course introduces operations and evaluating expressions involving real numbers, exponents and radicals. Solving linear, absolute value and quadratic equations, and linear and compound inequalities is also studied. Emphasis is given to procedural skills to help develop the conceptual skills needed for application and interpretation of results including graphing and problem solving skills. Credits apply towards full-time status but do not apply towards graduation.

Course Code
 MATH 090A Credits 3
Title Elementary Algebra
Course Offering Fall Every Year
Course Offering Spring On Demand
Course Offering Summer On Demand
Course Outline Course Outline
Description The course introduces operations and evaluating expressions involving real numbers, exponents and radicals. Solving linear, absolute value and quadratic equations, and linear and compound inequalities is also studied. Emphasis is given to procedural skills to help develop the conceptual skills needed for application and interpretation of results including graphing and problem solving skills. Credits apply towards full-time status but do not apply towards graduation.

Course Code
 MATH 095 Credits 5
Title Elementary/Intermediate Algebra
Prerequisite Math ACT 19; or Accuplacer Arithmetic score of 57; or Accuplacer Arithmetic plus Elementary Algebra score of 100.
Course Offering Fall Every Year
Course Offering Spring Every Year
Course Offering Summer On Demand
Course Outline Course Outline
Description This course is a combination of the content of Elementary Algebra and Intermediate Algebra and will be offered in a synchronous Accelerated hybrid format. Upon completion of the course, the student will be prepared for College Algebra. Topics covered will include signed numbers, radicals, exponents, algebraic fractions, products and factoring, graphing lines, solving linear equations and quadratic equations, polynomials, functions, systems of equations, linear inequalities, and absolute value equations and inequalities. Credits apply towards full-time status but do not apply towards graduation.

Course Code
 MATH 099 Credits 3
Title Intermediate Algebra
Prerequisite Math ACT 19; or Accuplacer Arithmetic score of 57; or Accuplacer Elementary Algebra score of 76; or MATH 090; or MATH 090A
Course Offering Fall Every Year
Course Offering Spring Every Year
Course Offering Summer On Demand
Course Outline Course Outline
Description Exponents, algebraic fractions, polynomials, functions, graphing lines, linear and quadratic equations, systems of equations, radicals, linear inequalities, absolute value equations and inequalities. Credits apply towards full-time status but do not apply towards graduation.

Course Code
 MATH 105 Credits 3
Title Contemporary Mathematics
Prerequisite MDEV 090A/MATH 090A, MDEV 090/MATH 090, MDEV 099/MATH 099
Lasc Area Goal 4
Course Outline Course Outline
Description Topics selected from various areas of mathematics, showing the scope and power of mathematics and emphasizing mathematical methods. Topics include circuits, networks, trees, voting analysis, sequences, and recursion. Not intended to prepare students for any subsequent course. Must have successfully completed Elementary Algebra or the listed prerequisites, or acceptable placement score. MnTC Goal 4.

Course Code
 MATH 110 Credits 3
Title Introduction to Mathematics
Prerequisite MDEV 090A, MATH 090A, MDEV 090/MATH 090, MDEV 095/MATH095, MDEV 099/MATH099
Lasc Area Goal 4
Course Outline Course Outline
Description Algebra, sets, probability, and statistics. Computational proficiency will be assessed and mastery required. Must have successfully completed Elementary Algebra or Intermediate Algebra or an acceptable placement score. MnTC Goal 4.

Course Code
 MATH 127 Credits 3
Title College Algebra
Prerequisite MDEV 099/MATH 099; OR MDEV 095/MATH 095; OR MATH ACT 22 or higher; OR Accuplacer CLM 50 or higher
Lasc Area Goal 4
Course Outline Course Outline
Description Exponents, factoring, equations, inequalities, systems of equations, functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, polynomials and rational functions. Must have successfully completed Intermediate Algebra or have an acceptable placement score. MnTC Goal 4.

Course Code
 MATH 142 Credits 4
Title Pre-Calculus
Prerequisite MDEV 099 or MDEV 095 with B- or higher; OR MATH 127; OR MATH ACT 24 or above; OR Accuplacer CLM 50 or above
Lasc Area Goal 4
Course Outline Course Outline
Description Includes equations, complex numbers, functions, polynomials, exponential and logarithmic functions, and trigonometric functions, equations and applications. Must have successfully completed College Algebra or acceptable placement score. MnTC Goal 4.

Course Code
 MATH 143 Credits 3
Title Trigonometry
Prerequisite MATH 127
Lasc Area Goal 4
Course Outline Course Outline
Description Trigonometric functions, identities, applications. Must have successfully completed College Algebra or acceptable placement score. MnTC Goal 4.

Course Code
 MATH 210 Credits 3
Title Concepts from Discrete Mathematics
Prerequisite Math ACT of 24, or Accuplacer CLM of 50, or MATH 127
Lasc Area Goal 4
Course Offering Fall Every Year
Course Offering Spring Every Year
Course Offering Summer On Demand
Course Outline Course Outline
Description Logic and truth tables, sets, mathematical induction, graphs, trees, and related topics from the field of Discrete Mathematics. MnTC Goal 4.

Course Code
 MATH 227 Credits 4
Title Survey of Differential Calculus with Algebra
Lasc Area Goal 4
Course Outline Course Outline
Description Review of topics in college algebra with emphasis on solving systems of equations with unique solutions, under determined and overdetermined systems. Introduction to matrices, multiplication of matrices and inverse of a square matrix with emphasis on systems of equations and applications. Derivatives, applications of differentiation and optimization. Not open to mathematics majors or minors. Must have successfully completed MDEV 099 or acceptable placement score. MnTC Goal 4.

Course Code
 MATH 229 Credits 3
Title Topics in Calculus
Prerequisite MATH 127 or MATH 142 or MATH 143
Lasc Area Goal 4
Course Outline Course Outline
Description Introduction to differential and integral calculus with an emphasis on applications. Introduction to matrices and their applications. Not open to mathematics majors or minors. Must have successfully completed College Algebra or acceptable placement score. Requires a C- or better in MATH 127. MnTC Goal 4.

Course Code
 MATH 234 Credits 3
Title Introduction to Probability and Statistics
Prerequisite MATH 127 or MATH 227
Lasc Area Goal 4
Course Offering Fall Every Year
Course Offering Spring Every Year
Course Offering Summer Every Year
Description Measures of central tendency and variation, probability, probability distributions, sampling distributions and the central limit theorem, estimation and tests of hypotheses for one and two population means and proportions, simple linear regression and categorical data analysis. May not be taken for credit by those who earned credit in Math 336. Students who have completed Math 262 are encouraged to take Math 335 rather than Math 234. Must have successfully completed College Algebra or acceptable placement score. MnTC Goal 4.

Course Code
 MATH 260 Credits 1
Title Computer Calculus
Course Outline Course Outline
Description Introduction to applications of computer software to calculus. Students must either have taken, or be concurrently enrolled in, Math 261.

Course Code
 MATH 261 Credits 4
Title Calculus I
Prerequisite MATH 143
Lasc Area Goal 4
Course Outline Course Outline
Description Calculus of one variable-differentiation, introduction to the integral. Students entering Math 261 should have a solid background in algebra and trigonometry. Must have successfully completed College Algebra and Trigonometry or acceptable placement score. MnTC Goal 4.

Course Code
 MATH 262 Credits 4
Title Calculus II
Prerequisite MATH 261
Course Outline Course Outline
Description Calculus of one variable-transcendental functions, applications of integrals, techniques of integration, infinate series.

Course Code
 MATH 290 Credits 1-4
Title Topics in Mathematics
Course Outline Course Outline
Description This is a topical course in mathematics. The course may be repeated when the topic is different.

Course Code
 MATH 291 Credits 1
Title LaTeX
Prerequisite MATH 260 and MATH 262
Course Offering Spring Every Year
Course Outline Course Outline
Description An introduction to LaTeX, a mathematical typesetting language, including page layout commands, typesetting formulae, enumerated lists, tables, arrays, graphics, plus other packages and specialized document classes.

Course Code
 MATH 302 Credits 3
Title Mathematics for Early Childhood
Prerequisite MATH 110
Course Outline Course Outline
Description Development of numeration systems, whole number, integer, rational numbers, geometry, and measurement. The content focuses on appropriate representations and models specifically tied to early childhood education. Open only to majors in Early Childhood Education. Does not substitute for MATH 303 or 304. This course does not apply to the mathematics major or minor requirements.

Course Code
 MATH 303 Credits 3
Title Foundations of Number Systems
Prerequisite MATH 232
Course Outline Course Outline
Description Sets; systems of numeration; whole number, integer, and rational number operations and properties. Particularly appropriate for early childhood, elementary, and special education majors. This course does not apply to the mathematics major or minor requirements.