2019 - 2020 College Catalog 
    
    Feb 28, 2020  
2019 - 2020 College Catalog

MATH 102 - Math for Applied Technology


Credit Hours: 3
Lecture Hours: 3
Laboratory Hours: 0

Prerequisite(s): MATH 90  or equivalent

Restriction(s): None

Corequisite(s): None

This is an introductory course in technical mathematics. It is intended for students with minimal mathematics backgrounds who wish to prepare for further study in technical areas. Topics include geometry, measurement, equations and formulas, proportions, trigonometry, and linear equations. Enrollment is restricted to students in certificate programs in building technologies, electrical and mechanical technologies, and CADD. Students cannot receive credit for both MATH 095  and MATH 102.

Student Learning Outcomes of the Course:
  1. Students will demonstrate the ability to interpret and draw inferences from mathematical models such as formulas, graphs, tables, and schematics
  2. Students will demonstrate the ability to represent mathematical information symbolically, visually, numerically, and verbally
  3. Students will demonstrate the ability employ quantitative methods such as arithmetic, algebra, or geometry to solve problems
  4. Students will demonstrate the ability to estimate and check mathematical results for reasonableness
  5. Students will demonstrate the ability to recognize the limits of mathematical and statistical methods