Associate in Applied Science Degree - Course Sequence 3 - Placement 1
- who are pursuing one of the following AAS degrees -AND-
- Computer Aided Drafting
- Fire Science Technology
- Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning
- who have been placed into MAT 080 -OR-
- who did not receive Cs or better in their final math class in high school -OR-
- who have not taken a math class in 5 or more years and do not use math on a regular basis.
|Semester||Course (s)||Credit Hours|
|1st||MAT 080 Mathematics Fundamentals||3 credit hours|
|2nd||MAT 100 Intensive Elementary Algebra||3 credit hours|
The student reviews basic math principles, including fundamental operations of fractions, decimals, percent's, measurement and geometric concepts. Lecture three hours per week. This course does not apply toward the graduation requirement for the degree and certificate curricula in the career or university transfer program. MAT 100 OCCUPATIONAL MATHEMATICS 3 CREDITS
Students review the four fundamental operations on whole numbers, fractions, and decimals, and work to develop problem-solving skills. Students also study issues related to measurement, converting between units of measurement, estimation, proportional reasoning, applied algebra, constructive geometry, and right triangle trigonometry. The mathematical topics will be covered through application to the content in the HVAC and other career programs.
Prerequisite: MAT 080 (formerly known as MAT 090) or qualifying score on Math Placement Test)