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Courses - Fall 2016
MATH
Mathematics Department Site
MATH110
Elementary Mathematical Models
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
GenEd: FSMA
Prerequisite: Must have math eligibility of MATH110 or higher; and math eligibility is based on Math Placement Exam or successful completion of MATH003 with appropriate eligibility.
Restriction: Not open to students majoring in mathematics, engineering, business, life sciences, and the physical sciences;; and must not have completed MATH120, MATH130, or MATH140; and must not have completed MATH220; and must not have completed any MATH or STAT course with a prerequisite of MATH120, MATH130, MATH140 or MATH220.
Credit only granted for: MATH107, MATH110, MATH112, or MATH113.
Topics include simple and compound interest; recursion for computing balances; installment loans and amortization; approximating data by linear models; analysis of applications to real-world collections of data; probability; conditional probability; independence; expected value; graphing and analysis of systems of inequalities; linear programming and applications.
All sections will require the use of a TI graphics calculator. Instructor will use a TI83 or TI83+ calculator.
MATH111
Introduction to Probability
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
GenEd: FSMA
Prerequisite: Must have math eligibility of MATH111 or higher; and math eligibility is based on Math Placement Exam or successful completion of MATH003 with appropriate eligibility. Or MATH110.
Restriction: Not open to students majoring in mathematics, engineering or the physical sciences; and must not have completed STAT100; and must not have completed any MATH or STAT course with a prerequisite of MATH141.
Credit only granted for: MATH107, MATH111 or STAT100.
Logic, Boolean algebra, counting, probability, random variables, expectation, applications of the normal probability distribution.
MATH113
College Algebra and Trigonometry
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
GenEd: FSMA
Prerequisite: Must have math eligibility of MATH113 or higher; and math eligibility is based on the Math Placement Exam or the successful completion of MATH 003 with appropriate eligibility.
Restriction: Must not have completed MATH120, MATH140, MATH112, MATH115, or MATH130; and must not have completed any course with a prerequisite of MATH120, MATH130, MATH140 or MATH220; and must not have completed MATH220.
Credit only granted for: Students who have credits for MATH113 may not also receive credits for MATH107, MATH110, MATH112, or MATH115.
Topics include elementary functions including graphs and applications of: polynomial, rational, exponential, and logarithmic functions. Systems of equations and applications. Trigonometric functions: angle and radian measure, graphs and applications.
MATH115
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
GenEd: FSMA
Prerequisite: Must have math eligibility of MATH115 or higher; and math eligibility is based on the Math Placement Exam or the successful completion of MATH003 with appropriate eligibility. Or MATH113.
Restriction: Must not have completed MATH140; and must not have completed any MATH or STAT course with a prerequisite of MATH140.
Credit only granted for: Students who have credits for MATH115 may not also receive credits for MATH112 or MATH113.
Preparation for MATH120, MATH130 or MATH140. Elementary functions and graphs: polynomials, rational functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, trigonometric functions. Algebraic techniques preparatory for calculus.
All sections will require the use of a TI graphics calculator. Instructor will use a TI-83 or a TI-83+,TI 84, TI 84+, TI 86, or TI 89 calculator.
MATH130
Calculus I for the Life Sciences
Credits: 4
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
GenEd: FSAR, FSMA
Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C- in MATH115.
Restriction: Must be in a major in CMNS-Biological Sciences UG Program; and not open to students majoring in mathematics, engineering, or the physical sciences.
Credit only granted for: MATH120, MATH130, MATH220, or MATH140.
Basic ideas of differential integral calculus, with emphasis on elementary techniques and applications to the life sciences.
MATH140
Credits: 4
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
GenEd: FSAR, FSMA
Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C- in MATH115. Or must have math eligibility of MATH140 or higher; and math eligibility is based on the Math Placement Test.
Credit only granted for: MATH120, MATH130, MATH220, or MATH140.
Introduction to calculus, including functions, limits, continuity, derivatives and applications of the derivative, sketching of graphs of functions, definite and indefinite integrals, and calculation of area. The course is especially recommended for science, engineering and mathematics majors.
All sections will require the use of a TI graphics calculator. Instructor will use a TI-83, TI-83+, TI 84, TI 84+, TI 86, or TI 89 calculator. Emphasis on student interaction in groups, including team approach to solving calculus based problems. There will be 3 one-hour lectures and 2 eighty-minute workshops each week with enhanced assistance and support for students.
MATH140H
Credits: 4
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
GenEd: FSAR, FSMA
Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C- in MATH115. Or must have math eligibility of MATH140 or higher; and math eligibility is based on the Math Placement Test.
Credit only granted for: MATH120, MATH130, MATH220, or MATH140.
Introduction to calculus, including functions, limits, continuity, derivatives and applications of the derivative, sketching of graphs of functions, definite and indefinite integrals, and calculation of area. The course is especially recommended for science, engineering and mathematics majors.
For general honors students only. Offered fall only. All sections will require the use of a TI graphics calculator. Instructor will use a TI-83 TI-83+, TI 84, TI 84+, TI 86, or TI 89 calculator.
MATH220
Elementary Calculus I
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
GenEd: FSAR, FSMA
Prerequisite: MATH112, MATH113, or MATH115. Or must have math eligibility of MATH220 or higher; and math eligibility is based on the Math Placement Test.
Restriction: Not open to students majoring in mathematics, engineering, the biological sciences, biochemistry, chemistry, or the physical sciences.
Credit only granted for: MATH130, MATH220, or MATH140.
Basic ideas of differential and integral calculus, with emphasis on elementary techniques of differentiation and applications.
STAT
Statistics and Probability Department Site
STAT100
Elementary Statistics and Probability
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
GenEd: FSAR, FSMA
Prerequisite: MATH110, MATH112, MATH113, or MATH115; or permission of CMNS-Mathematics department; or must have math eligibility of STAT100 or higher and math eligibility is based on the Math Placement Exam or the successful completion of Math 003 with appropriate eligibility.
Restriction: Must not have completed MATH111; or must not have completed any MATH or STAT course with a prerequisite of MATH141.
Credit only granted for: STAT100, MATH107 or MATH111.
Simplest tests of statistical hypotheses; applications to before-and-after and matched pair studies. Events, probability, combinations, independence. Binomial probabilities, confidence limits. Random variables, expected values, median, variance. Tests based on ranks. Law of large numbers, normal approximation. Estimates of mean and variance.