Basic Skills Courses
MATH-071-BASIC SKILL MATH-PRECOLLEGE ALGEBRA:: 3.0 Credits
Prerequisites: Score of 70 or less on the Accuplacer Placement Test. Review of elementary algebra, including fundamental algebraic processes, linear and quadratic equations, graphing, word problems, and applications. Students who enroll in and complete MATH 071 will receive a satisfactory grade (S), if the course is successfully completed, or No Credit (NC), if the course is not successfully completed. Lecture and individual and small group tutoring in Mathematics Laboratory. 3 semester hours. Credit not useable for graduation. 1 hour lecture, 2.5 hours lab.
PRECOLLEGE READING: 3.00 Credits
PreCollege Reading. For incoming freshmen, this course focuses on acquiring academic literacy skills and practices. This course teaches analytical and critical reading, research skills, lecture and notetaking, discussion techniques, analytical writing, presentation, and peer feedback and critique. Students will become familiar with a range of text types and participate in inquiry learning using multimedia resources. Credit not usable toward graduation. This course is offered as Pass/No Credit only. 3 hours lecture.