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.