Intermediate Algebra- Learning Assistance for Pre-Calculus
This course reviews the core prerequisite skills and concepts needed for success in precalculus and is intended for students majoring in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics who are concurrently enrolled in MATH 126. Topics include a review of computational skills developed in intermediate algebra, factoring, operations on rational and radical expressions, absolute value equations and inequalities, exponential and logarithmic expressions and equations, conic sections, functions including composition and inverses, in-depth focus on quadratic functions, and a review of geometry. Topics in MATH 36 are taught strategically throughout the semester to provide a "just in time" instruction of prerequisite skills needed to master concepts in MATH 126 as they arise. This course is appropriate for students who are confident in their graphing and beginning algebra skills. Offered pass/no pass.
Course Number: 3177