M303D APPLICABLE MATHEMATICS

(TCCN: MATH 1324)

Prerequisite and degree relevance: A minimal required score on the ALEKS placement exam. May not be included in the major requirement for the Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree with a major in mathematics. Only one of the following may be counted: Mathematics 302, 303D, and 303F. A student may NOT earn credit for Mathematics 303D after having received credit for either Mathematics 305G or M505G, nor any calculus course.

The prerequisite is a Mathematics Level I or IC score of at least 430/400, or Mathematics 301 with a grade of at least C-.


Course description: The course treats some of the techniques which allow mathematics to be applied to a variety of problems. It is designed for the non-technical student who needs an entry level course developing such mathematics skills. Topics include: linear and quadratic equations, systems of linear equations, matrices, probability, statistics, exponential and logarithmic functions, and mathematics of finance.