MATH201 - Elements of Mathematics I

General

Prefix
MATH
Course Number
201
Course ID
00017069
Course Level
Undergraduate
Instruction Mode
Lecture
Department(s)
Mathematics & Statistics
Description
Nature of mathematics from a problem solving approach using sets, relations, number systems, discrete mathematics, and basic algebra. Prereq.: MATH 072 or high school advanced algebra with satisfactory math placement score.
Notes
Go to www.stcloudstate.edu/mathplacement Placement req prior to Registration
Cross Listed Courses

Prerequisites

Credits

Min
3
Max
3
Repeatable
No

Goals and Diversity

MN Goal Course
Yes
MN Goal Designation(s)
04
Cultural Diversity
No

Learning Outcomes

Outcome
Demonstrate a sound mathematical background, especially in the areas of patterns, relations, functions, discrete mathematics, whole numbers, numeration systems, number theory, integers and rational numbers as fractions, decimals and percentages.
Outcome
Use problem solving as an integral part of mathematics.
Outcome
Value and exhibit a positive attitude toward mathematics.
Outcome
Read and understand mathematics independently.
Outcome
Communicate mathematics clearly and accurately in oral and written form.
Outcome
Demonstrate an ability to analyze and model mathematical concepts.
Outcome
Demonstrate an understanding of mathematics and the connections between mathematical concepts themselves as well as connections to other disciplines.

Dependencies

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