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# Course Descriptions

**MATH 110 ELEMENTARY ALGEBRA**

**Description:** This is the first course in a 2-part series
covering elementary and intermediate algebra. Topics include the
real number system, linear equations, linear inequalities,
graphing, systems of equations, integer exponents, polynomials,
factoring, proportions, rational expressions, and problem solving.
Students who complete this course with a C or better are advised to
enroll in MATH 120. Units do not apply toward AA/AS degree.

**MATH 120 INTERMEDIATE ALGEBRA**

**Description:** This is the second course in a 2-part series
covering elementary and intermediate algebra and is a continuation
of MATH 110. Topics include a review of equations, absolute value,
lines and graphs, functions, rational exponents, radical
expressions and equations, quadratic equations and graphs,
exponential functions, and logarithmic functions. Additional topics
may include conic sections and systems of equations.

**MATH 122 INTERMEDIATE ALGEBRA I**

**Description:** This is the third course in a 4 part series
covering elementary and intermediate algebra and is a continuation
of MATH 112. Topics include a review of equations, absolute value,
lines and graphs, functions, rational exponents, radical
expressions and equations, and complex numbers. Students who
complete this course with a C or better should enroll in MATH
123.

**MATH 123 INTERMEDIATE ALGEBRA II**

**Description:** This is the last course in a 4 part series
covering elementary and intermediate algebra and is a continuation
of MATH 122. Topics include quadratic equations, inverse functions,
exponential functions, and logarithmic functions. Optional topics
include the conic sections and nonlinear systems.

**MATH 125 ELEMENTARY FINITE MATHEMATICS (C-ID MATH
130)**

**Description:** Topics include linear functions, system of
linear equations, inequalities, matrices, mathematics of finance,
linear programming, set theory, counting theory, and probability.
Transfer: CSU: B4, UC. (IGETC: 2)

**MATH 130 ANALYTICAL TRIGONOMETRY (C-ID MATH 851)**

**Description:** Covers trigonometric functions of angles and
real numbers, graphs of the trigonometric functions, trigonometric
equations, the proof and uses of trigonometric identities, solving
triangles, inverse functions, and complex numbers. Transfer: CSU:
B4.

**MATH 150 MATHEMATICS FOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TEACHERS**

**Description:** Intended for future elementary school
teachers. Topics covered include elementary set theory, numeration,
number systems and operations, and elementary number theory, with
emphasis on problem solving. This is the first of a two- or
three-course math content sequence that most universities now
require for teachers. The other course(s) are upper-division.
Transfer: CSU, UC.

**MATH 190 PATH TO STATISTICS**

**Description:** This accelerated course prepares students
for transfer-level Statistics. It covers core concepts from
elementary algebra, intermediate algebra, and descriptive
statistics. Topics include ratios, rates, and proportional
reasoning; arithmetic reasoning using fractions, decimals and
percents; evaluating expressions, solving equations, analyzing
algebraic forms to understand statistical measures; use of linear,
quadratic, absolute value, exponential, and logarithmic functions
to model bivariate data; graphical and numerical descriptive
statistics for quantitative and categorical data. This course is
designed for students who do not want to major in fields such as
math, science, computer science, or business.

**MATH 200 ELEMENTARY PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS (C-ID MATH
110)**

**Description:** This course presents the basic concepts
underlying statistical methods and covers descriptive statistics,
probability, probability distributions, hypothesis testing,
estimates and sample sizes, correlation and regression, chi-square
tests, analysis of variance, and nonparametric statistics.
Technology is integrated into the course. Applications of
statistics to business, life sciences, social sciences, psychology,
and other areas are included. Transfer: CSU: B4, UC. (IGETC: 2)

**MATH 222 PRE-CALCULUS COLLEGE ALGEBRA/TRIGONOMETRY (C-ID MATH
155)**

**Description:** Equivalent to MATH 219. Unification of
college algebra and analytical trigonometry based on the function
concept. Topics include: linear, polynomial, power, exponential,
logarithmic, trigonometric, and rational functions and their
transformations, compositions, inverses and combinations; complex
numbers, vectors, matrices, sequences, series, parametric equations
and conic sections. Transfer: CSU: B4, UC. (IGETC: 2).

**MATH 225 PATH TO CALCULUS**

**Description:** Equivalent to MATH 130 and 222. This course
combines the topics of Trigonometry and Pre-Calculus and is
designed to fulfill the requirements of both courses in a single
course. Topics include a study of functions, function families,
their properties and transformations, compositions, inverses and
combinations, complex numbers, and vectors. Function families
include linear, trigonometric, logarithmic, exponential,
polynomial, power, and rational. Multiple representations of
functions are emphasized. Transfer: CSU: B4, UC. (IGETC: 2)

**MATH 241 APPLIED CALCULUS I (C-ID MATH 140)**

**Description:** The first class in a two semester calculus
sequence designed for business and social science majors. Topics
include a review of functions, the derivative, applications of the
derivative, and an introduction to the integral. Transfer: CSU: B4,
UC*. (IGETC: 2)

**MATH 242 APPLIED CALCULUS II**

**Description:** The second half of a two-semester calculus
sequence designed for business, social sciences, technology, and
life sciences majors. Topics include the integral, techniques of
integration, multivariable calculus, and differential equations.
Transfer: CSU: B4, UC*. (IGETC: 2)

**MATH 243 BUSINESS CALCULUS II WITH TRIGONOMETRY**

**Description:** The second half of a two-semester calculus
sequence designed for business majors. Topics include the integral,
techniques of integration, an introduction to trigonometry,
multivariable calculus, and differential equations. Equivalent to
MATH 242. Transfer: CSU, UC*.

**MATH 251 ANALYTICAL GEOMETRY AND CALCULUS I (C-ID MATH 210)
(C-ID MATH 900S: both MATH 251 and 252 must be taken)**

**Description:** This course is an introduction to calculus
and analytic geometry including limits, continuity of functions,
definition of differentiation, derivation of formulas,
applications, anti-differentiation and the fundamental theorem of
calculus. Transfer: CSU: B4, UC*. (IGETC: 2)

**MATH 252 ANALYTICAL GEOMETRY AND CALCULUS II**

**Description:** This course is the second in a series of
calculus and analytic geometry. This course covers the Fundamental
Theorem of Calculus, antiderivatives, integral applications and
techniques, power series and infinite series topics such as series
testing and analysis of Taylor and power series. Transfer: CSU: B4,
UC*. (IGETC: 2)

**MATH 253 ANALYTICAL GEOMETRY AND CALCULUS III (C-ID MATH
230)**

**Description:** This course is the third in a series of
calculus and analytic geometry. This is the calculus of
multivariable functions. The course covers topics in vectors,
partial derivatives, double and triple integrals, line integrals
and vector analysis theory such as Green's, Stokes', and Gauss'
Theorems. Transfer: CSU: B4, UC. (IGETC: 2)

**MATH 270 LINEAR ALGEBRA (C-ID MATH 250) (C-ID MATH 910S: both
MATH 270 and 275 must be taken)**

**Description:** Application of vectors and matrices to
systems of linear equations, linear transformations, eigenvectors
and eigenvalues, vector spaces and inner products. Transfer: CSU:
B4, UC. (IGETC: 2)

**MATH 275 ORDINARY DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS (C-ID MATH 240)
(C-ID MATH 910S: both MATH 270 and 275 must be taken)**

**Description:** Applications involving differential
equations and analytical, graphical and numerical solutions of
linear differential equations and systems of linear differential
equations, power-series solutions of nonlinear differential
equations, and solution of linear differential equations with
constant coefficients by Laplace Transforms. Transfer: CSU: B4, UC.
(IGETC: 2)

**MATH 695 INDEPENDENT STUDY**

**Description:** Designed for students who are interested in
furthering their knowledge via self-paced, individualized
instruction provided in selected areas or directed study to be
arranged with instructor and approved by the division dean using
the Independent Study Form. Varying modes of instruction can be
used -- laboratory, research, skill development, etc. For each unit
earned, students are required to devote three hours per week
throughout the semester. Students may take only one Independent
Study course within a given discipline. Transfer: CSU.

**MATH 811 PRE-ALGEBRA**

**Description:** Covers the fundamental processes in
arithmetic: reading mathematical notation, translating words into
symbols, and properties of the real number system. Introduction to
geometry and algebra. Units do not apply toward AA/AS degree.

**MATH 818 BASIC MATHEMATICS FOR HEALTH SCIENCE**

**Description:** Reviews basic mathematical skills necessary
for the Health Science field. Topics include basic operations with
real numbers, scientific notation, ratios, proportions,
percentages, basic statistics, and Apothecary measurement. Units do
not apply toward AA/AS degree.

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