2019 Spring

I am not teaching in Spring Quarter 2019.
During spring quarter:

  • If you need to contact me, email me at bloomroberta@fhda.edu or bloomroberta@deanza.edu
  • If you have an urgent question that needs an immediate reply, contact the Physical Science Mathematics and Engineering Division office, room S31, dapsme@fhda.edu (408-864-8800 or 408-864-8774)

About Me

I have been teaching math and statistics at De Anza College since 2001 and taught at Foothill College for several years before that. Although I teach statistics, calculus, and finite math most often, I enjoy teaching a wide variety of math courses at De Anza. I particularly enjoy the opportunity to introduce students to many applications of mathematics in the real world; mathematics is everywhere and affects our lives in many ways.

I have also worked in the finance industry as an actuary. An actuary analyzes financial risk based on past insurance or pension claims experience, prices insurance policies or pension plans, and analyzes profitability, and can do this in various areas of insurance (life, health, property) and pensions, using mathematics, probability and statistics as well as insurance (or pension) accounting and law.

Classes I Teach

Winter 2019

30334MATH 1014Elementary Statistics and Probability
01251MATH 1017Elementary Statistics and Probability
36029MATH 10H14HElementary Statistics and Probability - HONORS
36028MATH 10H17HElementary Statistics and Probability - HONORS
31054MATH 117Finite Mathematics

Faculty Info

Roberta Bloom
Full-time Faculty






B.A., Princeton University;
M.A., Harvard University

Office Hours

Winter 2019

Mon. & Fri.
9:30 - 10:00 am

Mon. & Wed.
1:50 - 3:00 pm

Office S33N

Spring 2019 - No office hours

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