Courses Offered

The FOCUS program will offer two courses in Fall 2013.

Course Descriptions

These are the course description for the courses offered in our program.

The FOCUS Pre-Calculus Algebra Program (Math 1314 with Math 0332)

A FOCUS College Algebra course (MATH1314, T/TH) is taken concurrently (side-by-side) with a developmental course (MATH 0332, M/W/F).

Math 1314 Pre-Calculus Algebra

Topics include a brief review of introductory algebra, variation, elementary theory of equations, functions (including exponential and logarithmic), inequalities, systems of equations, and other related topics.

Math 0332 Developmental Mathematics II

This course covers products and factoring of polynomials, algebraic fractions, exponents and radicals, quadratic equations, functions and graphs, applications and systems of equations. Credit in this course may not be applied toward graduation or classification of students by hours completed.

The FOCUS College Mathematics Program (Math 1332 with Math 0332)

A FOCUS College Mathematics course (MATH1332, T/TH) is taken concurrently (side-by-side) with a developmental course (MATH 0332, M/W/F).

Math 1332 College Mathematics

This course is designed to meet the objectives of Component area 2 of the core curriculum for non-business and non-science related majors. Topics may include sets, counting principles, probability, logic, linear algebra, linear programming, mathematics of finance, geometry, and calculus. Applications are emphasized.

Math 0332 Developmental Mathematics II

This course covers products and factoring of polynomials, algebraic fractions, exponents and radicals, quadratic equations, functions and graphs, applications and systems of equations. Credit in this course may not be applied toward graduation or classification of students by hours completed.


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