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Math 121: College Algebra

MATHEMATICS

In this course, students will learn how to solve types of equations such as linear, quadratic, higher-order, rational, radical, exponential, and logarithmic equations. Students will also solve linear, polynomial, and rational inequalities. Other topics include the algebra of functions (including polynomial, rational, exponential, and logarithmic functions), the graphs of some of these functions, and solving systems of equations in two variables. The non-online sections meet twice weekly, with other work to be completed in the Jackson Avenue Center Mathematics Lab.

3 Credits

Prerequisites

  • Course cannot be booked if completed Math 261 with a grade of C or better.
  • Course cannot be booked if completed Math 262 with a grade of C or better.
  • Non-web meets twice weekly. Other work to be completed in JAC Math Lab.
  • Minimum ACT mathematics score of 19 (SAT 450 or SATR 490) or the successful completion of DS 099, if required.

Instruction Type(s)

  • Lecture: Lecture for Math 121
  • Lab: Lab for Math 121
  • Lecture: Hybrid Lecture for Math 121
  • Lecture: Web-based lecture for Math 121
  • Lecture: WEB Washington Internship for Math 121
  • Lecture: iStudy for Math 121

Course Fee(s)

Mathematics 2

  • $50.00 when booked for:
    • Fall, Second Fall, Spring, First Spring, Second Spring, May, Full Summer, First Summer, Second Summer, August 2016-17
    • Fall, First Fall, Second Fall 2017-18
  • $0.00 when booked for:
    • Winter 2016-17

Online, Internet, or Web-based

Students may be required to pay additional fees to an outside vendor for identity verification prior to a proctored assessment.

  • $100.00 per 3 Semester Credit Hours when booked for:
    • Fall, Second Fall, Winter, Spring, First Spring, Second Spring, May, Full Summer, First Summer, Second Summer, August 2016-17
    • Fall, First Fall, Second Fall 2017-18

Subject Areas

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