MATH 1034 - College Algebra of Functions, 4 Credits

Prerequisite(s): MATH 1014 with C or better

Level: Lower

Course Attributes: Gen Ed - Math, Liberal Arts and Science

This course includes topics such as polynomials, radicals, exponents, coordinate geometry, rational expressions and equations, and solutions to linear and quadratic equations. Students are introduced to the concept of functions and their graphs. Additional topics may include conic sections, matrices, variation, and nonlinear inequalities. Emphasis will be placed on problem solving. A graphing calculator is required. The course is designed to give students additional time above that allotted in MATH 1033 working on mastery of concepts and skills in the student learning outcomes. Students cannot receive credit for MATH 1034 if they have credit for MATH 1033 or for MATH 1054. Students cannot receive credit for MATH 1034 if they have credit for MATH 1063, MATH 1084, or any course for which MATH 1063 or MATH 1084 are prerequisites. A grade of C or better is required to take MATH 2043, College Trigonometry.