Math 0310 Faculty Syllabus
Collin College Fall 2011
Course Number
:
Math 0310
Section Numbers:
C05 and C06
Course Title
:
Intermediate Algebra
Course Description
:
Study of exponents, functions, radical expressions and equations, quadratic equations
and functions, linear and quadratic inequalities, systems of equations and inequalities, and graphing
linear equations and inequalities.
Lab included.
Note:
May not be used to satisfy the requirements of an associate degree.
Course Credit Hours, Lecture Hours, Lab Hours
:
3 Credit Hours
Lab Hours:
1
Prerequisite
:
MATH 0305 or equivalent.
College Repeat Policy
:
Developmental courses may be taken for a combined total of no more than 27
credit hours.
In addition,
you may repeat this course only once after receiving a grade, including W.
If
you drop this class before census day, it will not count against you.
Course Delivery Method
:
Lecture/Lab.
Lab included.
Instructor’s Information
:
Instructor’s Name
:
Jill Moore
Office Number
:
Central Park Campus LA223
Office Hours
:
MWF:
8:30 a.m.—9:00 a.m.
MW:
11:00 a.m.—noon
TR:
8:45 a.m.—10:00 a.m.
Contact Information
:
Phone:
972-548-6887
E-mail:
jmoore@collin.edu
In case of emergency, contact the Instruction Office at CPC at 972-548-6832 (or 6830).
Class Information
:
Math 0310.C04
MW 1:00 p.m.-2:15 p.m.
Room LA221
Math 0310.C05
TR
10:00 a.m.-11:15 p.m.
Room LA222
Math 0310.C06
TR
11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Room LA222
Textbook
:
Intermediate Algebra
(Custom Edition for Collin College), 4e, by Martin-Gay; Student Solution Manual, and MyMathLab Access
Code.
If you purchase a used textbook, you will still need a MyMathLab access code.
The cost of this code
plus a used textbook may be more than the cost of a new textbook bundle.
Supplies (bring to each class)
:
The textbook and a graphing calculator are required.
The TI 83, TI 83 Plus,
TI 84, or TI 84 Plus is preferred.
Calculators with a computer algebra system (CAS) will not be permitted
on exams, unless prior approval is obtained from the instructor.
Other required supplies are 2 spiral
notebooks-one for class notes and
one for homework, notebook paper, colored pencils for aid in class
notes, a folder for graded papers, regular #2 pencils and eraser, a straight edge, and graph paper (20 sheets, 4
or 5 squares/inch).
It is expected that all supplies, including the textbook and graphing calculator, will
be brought to each class
.
A blue book and scantron will be needed for the final exam.
Student Learning Outcomes
:
After successful completion of this course, a student will be able to:
•
Apply mathematical terminology to communicate an algebraic process and solution.
•
Determine the domain and range of a relation given as an equation, graph or table, and decide