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MAT 110 - Math for Liberal Arts

AA Approved

Primary placement method used for any student whose high school transcript can be interpreted for use with the calculation spreadsheet:  High School GPA + High School Math composite calculation >= 4.5


Students who have completed pre-requisite developmental math courses:

               Successful completion of MAT019 Preparatory Mathematics

               or a B- in MAT074 College Prep Math 1

               or a C- inMAT077 College Prep Math 2 or MAT062 Elementary Algebra

or, for students where we can not use the composite high school calculation:

1.5 years of high school algebra and meet the minimum placement

               or a Compass Algebra score of at least 55

               or an ACT Math score of at least 20

               or an ACCUPLACER Arithmetic score of at least 265
MAT078 College Prep Math for Liberal Arts

3 credit(s)

An exploration of critical thinking, problem solving and decision making based on the study of various fields of mathematics. The emphasis is on understanding the usefulness of mathematics in everyday situations.

Course Learning Outcomes

1 Utilize mathematics to solve problems.
2 Utilize mathematics to make decisions.
3 Analyze mathematics’ impact on society.
4 Develop critical thinking skills.

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