# Mathematics Courses

## MATHEMATICS

**MATH 095 Basic Mathematics**

A beginning mathematics course designed to establish a solid mathematical

foundation. Topics include: Operations using whole numbers,

decimals, fractions and integers; determining place, value and order

of operations; calculations using ratios and proportions, percents,

simple and compound interest, and relevant applications.

5390 MATH 095 AP (5) 2:30PM-5:00PM TTh C000 MCKENNA

Each student required to work with instructor on textbook selection.

**MATH 096 Pre-Algebra**

A course designed to review arithmetic concepts and introduce

algebra. Topics include: fractions, ratio and proportion, percent,

basic geometry, U.S. and metric systems of measurement, and an

introduction to algebra. Prerequisites: Math 095 with a grade of C or

higher or equivalent math placement score.

5393 MATH 096 AP (5) 2:30PM-5:00PM TTh C000 MCKENNA

Each student required to work with instructor on textbook selection.

**ABE 050 GED Preparation (Adult Basic Education)**

This course prepares adult and family literacy students with a goal

of earning the General Education Development (GED) equivalency

certificate to pass any two of the five subject-area tests. Tuition is FREE

to low income students; $25 to all others.

5212 ABE 050 AP (1-5) 2:30PM-5:00PM TTh C000 MCKENNA

## MATHEMATICS

COMPASS test required. MATH 097, 098 and 099 are offered
in a LAB setting

with a combination of self-directed problem sets and mini-lectures

mixed with chapter tests, exams, at-home assignments and projects.

Additional support is available through My MathLab and SVC Computer

Lab.

**MATH 097 Beginning Algebra I**

A beginning course in algebra. Topics include: Algebraic expressions,

solving linear equations and inequalities, ratios and proportions,

graphing and determining linear equations, exponents and polynomials.

A graphing calculator may be required. Prerequisites: Math 096

with a grade of C or higher or equivalent math placement score.

5396 MATH 097 AP (5) 12:30PM-2:00PM MWF A000 BALISE

**MATH 098 Beginning Algebra II**

A second course in Beginning Algebra building on topics from Math

097. Topics include: Operations with polynomials, factoring, solving

quadratic equations by factoring, rational expressions and equations,

functions, systems of linear equations and matrices. A graphing calculator

may be required. Prerequisites: Math 097 with a grade of C or

higher or equivalent math placement score.

5399 MATH 098 AP (5) 12:30PM-2:00PM MWF A000 BALISE

**MATH 099 Intermediate Algebra**

A course designed to prepare students for entry into college-level

mathematics courses. Topics include: Systems of equations, linear

and absolute value inequalities, rational exponents and radicals,

complex numbers, solving and graphing quadratic equations, composite

and inverse functions, logarithmic and exponential functions.

A graphing calculator may be required. Prerequisites: Math 098 with

a grade of C or higher or appropriate math placement score.

5402 MATH 099 AP (5) 12:30PM-2:00PM MWF A000 BALISE