# Course

Course Summary
Credit Type:
Course
ACE Course Number:
SOPH-0018
Organization Course Number:
CA0050
Organization:
Location:
Online
Length:
Self-paced (60-90 days)
Dates Offered:
Credit Recommendation & Competencies
Level Credits (SH) Subject
Vocational-Certificate 3 Developmental level beginning algebra
This course is recommended for 3 semester hours in developmental level beginning algebra.
Description

## Objective:

The course objective is to build mastery around linear, non-linear, and other mathematical functions that include algebraic, graphic, and numeric properties. Students will demonstrate the application of these concepts to the real life scenarios.

## Learning Outcomes:

• Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to simplify and evaluate numerical expressions
• Factor polynomial expressions
• And perform operations on complex numbers
• Solve linear equations and inequalities
• Interpret slope, intercepts, and graphs of lines
• Simplify and multiply exponents and polynomials

## General Course Topics:

• The order of operations
• Operations with fractions
• Simplifying square roots
• Converting a decimal into a fraction
• Introduction to percentages
• Solving single step equations
• Combining like terms
• Writing an equation
• Solving equations with distribution
• Solving linear inequalities
• Evaluating a function
• Finding the slope of a line
• Identifying intercepts
• Graphing a line
• Horizontal and vertical lines
Instruction & Assessment

## Instructional Strategies:

• Audio Visual Materials
• Case Studies
• Computer Based Training
• Lectures
• Practical Exercises

• Case Studies
• Examinations
• Quizzes

## Minimum Passing Score:

70%
Supplemental Materials

(SOPH-0010)
(SOPH-0006)
(SOPH-0029)
(SOPH-0032)
(SOPH-0001)
(SOPH-0031)
(SOPH-0034)
(SOPH-0007)