# Course

Course Summary
Credit Type:
Course
ACE Course Number:
DLSI-0003
Organization Course Number:
DLSI-0003
Location:
Online
Length:
11 weeks (20 hours a week inside and oustide class time)
Dates Offered:
Credit Recommendation & Competencies
Level Credits (SH) Subject
Lower-Division Baccalaureate 3 college algebra
Description

## Objective:

The course objective is to familiarize students with currently taught algebraic vocabulary, symbols, and notation and to solve routine problems requiring basic algebraic skills and non-routine problems demonstrating an understanding of these concepts.

## Learning Outcomes:

• Solve linear and quadratic equations and inequalities
• Identify and analyze number systems and their operations including sequences, series, and factorials
• Understanding of algebraic expressions, exponents, factoring, absolute value, and properties of logarithms
• Interpret functions in forms that include graphs, numerals, and symbols
• Apply algebraic techniques to both routine (straightforward) and non-routine (real world) problems

## General Course Topics:

• Introduction to Algebra and Factoring
• Functions and the Coordinate Plane
• Linear Equations and Inequalities
• Quadratic Equations, Inequalities, and Absolute Value
• Solutions to Polynomial Equations
• Exponential and Logarithmic Functions
• Common Graphs, Transformations, and Complex Numbers
• Inverses, Compositions and Fundamental Theorem of Algebra
• Systems of Linear Equations and Inequalities
• Sequences and Series, Binomial Theorem, and Matrices
Instruction & Assessment

## Instructional Strategies:

• Audio Visual Materials
• Discussion
• Lectures
• Practical Exercises

• Quizzes

## Minimum Passing Score:

70%
Supplemental Materials

(DLSI-0022)
(DLSI-0019)
(DLSI-0002)
(DLSI-0004)