Course Information

MATH-071 - Basic Skills Mathematics-Precollege Algebra

Review of elementary algebra, including fundamental algebraic processes, linear and quadratic equations, graphing, word problems, and applications. Computer assisted including lecture, individual and small group tutoring in the RHMLC. This course is offered as Pass/No Credit only.

  • 3 semester hours. 1.25 hours lecture, 3.75 hours lab. Credit not usable for graduation.
  • Prerequisites: Score of 70 or less on the Accuplacer Placement Test.

MATH-100 - Intermediate Algebra

Topics include sets, relations, functions, development of number systems and algebraic operations. Computer assisted teaching including focus groups, individual and group tutoring.

  • 3 semester hours. 40 minute focus group, 2.5 hours lab.
  • Prerequisites: MATH-071 or placement through the Montclair State University Placement Test (MSUPT) or a satisfactory score on department's Intermediate Algebra Readiness Test. Students who received high school credit for Intermediate Algebra may not receive degree credit for MATH-100. Not for majors in the College of Science and Mathematics.

MATH-103 - The Development of Mathematics

A survey of traditional and contemporary mathematical topics developed within a historical framework and designed to develop an appreciation for the role and universality of mathematics as a cultural force in our society. Computer assisted teaching including focus groups, individual and group tutoring.

MATH-109 - Statistics

Introduction to the use of statistics in the real world. Topics include: analysis and presentation of data, variability and uncertainty in data, techniques of statistical inference and decision-making. Computer assisted teaching including focus groups, individual and group tutoring.

  • 3 semester hours. Meets Gen Ed 2002. 40 minute focus group, 2.5 hours lab.
  • Prerequisites: MATH-071 or placement through the Montclair State University Placement Test (MSUPT)Not for majors in Mathematics (MATH), Mathematics with Applied MATH-concentration (MAAM) or Mathematics-Teacher Education (MTED).

MATH-110 - Biostatistics

Topics include popularized parameter samples, usual and unusual data, probability models, central limit theorem, confidence intervals, hypothesis tests, linear relationship tests, analysis of variance. Computer assisted teaching including focus groups, individual and group tutoring.

  • 4 semester hours. 40 minute focus group, 3.75 hours lab

MATH-114 - Mathematics for Business II: Calculus

The aim of this course is to introduce the students to the basic skills of differentiation, integration, maxima-minima problems and several of the other applications of calculus, including modeling for business and economics. Computer assisted teaching including focus groups, individual and group tutoring.

MATH-115 - Supplemental Topics in Statistics for the Biological Sciences

Topics include probability, usual and unusual data, hypothesis tests and confidence intervals, correlation tests, regression. Computer assisted teaching including focus groups, individual and group tutoring.

  • 1.5 semester hours. 40 minute focus group, 2.5 hours lab. Offered first half of semester.
  • Prerequisites: MATH-109

MTHM-101 - Praxis Review

Topics include reviews of ratios, proportions, number systems, algebra and functions, geometry, statistics and probability. Computer assisted teaching including focus groups, individual and group tutoring.

  • 3 semester hours. 40 minute focus group, 2.5 hours lab.
  • Prerequisites: TBD