Course

Course Summary
Credit Type:
Course
ACE Course Number:
PLNS-0089
Organization Course Number:
PLNS-0089
Organization:
Location:
Online
Length:
12 -- 15 weeks (120 hours)
Dates Offered:
Credit Recommendation & Competencies
Level Credits (SH) Subject
Lower-Division Baccalaureate 3 Algebra or Mathematics
Description

Objective:

The course objective is to cover a broad survey of key concepts of college algebra. Students will be introduced to solving equations and inequalities; functions, including linear, quadratic, polynomial, rational, exponential, and logarithmic; systems of equations and inequalities; and series and sequences.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Analyze algebraic equations and inequalities
  • Evaluate a function
  • Evaluate the relationship between functions and graphs illustrating functions
  • Analyze polynomial and rational functions
  • Evaluate exponential and logarithmic functions
  • Evaluate sequences and series
  • Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to differentiate among various processes used in manipulating algebraic expressions
  • Apply various techniques to solve systems of linear equations and inequalities
  • And analyze the factorial function

General Course Topics:

  • Algebra fundamentals
  • Linear equations and inequalities
  • Quadratic and other equations
  • Function basics
  • Advanced functions
  • Functions of polynomials
  • Polynomial and rational functions
  • Exponential and logarithmic functions
  • Systems of equations
  • Matrices
  • Series and sequences
Instruction & Assessment

Instructional Strategies:

  • Audio Visual Materials
  • Learner Presentations

Methods of Assessment:

  • Examinations
  • Quizzes

Minimum Passing Score:

70%
Supplemental Materials

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