COURSE DESCRIPTION:

This is a course in Precalculus mathematics. The course

  • Is computer-assisted, which means students will use the computer (along with the instructor) to complete the course. Evaluation
    will be based on online homework, quizzes, four tests, and a comprehensive final exam.
  • Presents the essential characteristics and basic processes of inquiry and analysis in the discipline.
  • Encourages the development of critical thinking skills and requires students to analyze, synthesize, and evaluate knowledge.
  • Considers its subjects in relation to other disciplines and to the human condition.
  • Is not limited to majors in any discipline.
  • Does not focus on professional skills.

LEARNING OUTCOMES FOR THIS COURSE:

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to

  • Perform operations on polynomial, rational, exponential, and logarithmic functions.
  • Graph polynomial, rational, exponential and logarithmic functions using techniques and information gathered about the functions.
  • Solve linear, quadratic, exponential, logarithmic, absolute value, and inequality equations.
  • Solve systems of equations in two or more variables.
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