Math 212 Spring 2012
College Math Preparation Level 2: Beginning Algebra
Textbook: Intermediate Algebra for College Students, 5th edition by Robert Blitzer.
Materials: Pencil, eraser, paper, graph paper. Graphing or scientific calculator desirable.
Requisites: Qualifying score on the Math Placement Test within last calendar year; or Mathematics 210 with a grade of C or better, or equivalent. Advisory: English Writing 211 and Reading 211 (or Language Arts 211), or English as a Second Language 272 and 273
Course Objectives: Application of linear functions, quadratic functions and linear systems to problems. Emphasis on the development of models of real world applications and interpretation of their characteristics.
Time Commitment: According to the college catalog, page 33, “Students should expect two hours of outside preparation for each one hour spent in class.” Thus it is expected that students that take my classes should spend at least 8 hours a week outside of class.
Important: The use of cell phones, cameras, texting devices or any other unauthorized electronic devices are not allow in class.
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Cheating: cheating will not be tolerated. If caught, then a grade of 'F' will be assigned for the course and the division dean will be notified.
Wishing you all the best in the days ahead.
EMAIL: Christie Tsuji