2019-2020 College Catalog 
    
    Oct 26, 2020  
2019-2020 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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MAT 143 - Quantitative Literacy


Credits: 3
Class: 2 Lab: 2

Prerequisite(s): State, Take One Set:

Set 1: DMA 010, DMA 020, DMA 030, DMA 040, DMA 050, and DMA 098

Set 2: DMA 010, DMA 020, DMA 030, DMA 045, and DRE 098

Set 3: DMA 025, DMA 040, DMA 050, and DRE 098

Set 4: DMA 025, DMA 045, and DRE 098

Set 5: MAT 003  and ENG 002  

Set 6: MAT 003  and ENG 111  
Corequisite(s): None.

This course is designed to engage students in complex and realistic situations involving the mathematical phenomena of quantity, change and relationship, and uncertainty through projectand activity-based assessment. Emphasis is placed on authentic contexts which will introduce the concepts of numeracy, proportional reasoning, dimensional analysis, rates of growth, personal finance, consumer statistics, practical probabilities, and mathematics for citizenship. Upon completion, students should be able to utilize quantitative information as consumers and to make personal, professional, and civic decisions by decoding, interpreting, using, and communicating quantitative information found in modern media and encountered in everyday life. This course has been approved for transfer under the CAA as a general education course in Mathematics (Quantitative). This is a Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC) course.
This course has been approved for transfer under the ICAA as a general education course in Mathematics (Quantitative). This is a Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC) course.



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