Not too easy. Not too difficult.
Course Overview:
This course is somewhat an algebra type course that prepares you for the algebra part in Calculus. If you like algebra and want to increase your knowledge about it, then you should take this course.
Course highlights:
I learned about synthetic and long division, inverse functions, properties of functions such as even and odd functions, family of functions such as the reciprocal function and the cube function, graphing translations, linear functions, and their properties, quadratic functions and their properties, analyzing polynomial functions, properties and graphs of rational functions, composition of functions, exponential functions, logarithmic functions and equations, financial models, compound interest, conics, hyperbolas, ellipses, and exponentials and decay models.
Hours per week:
6-8 hours
Advice for students:
Use the handouts the professors gave you. Take good notes (copy all steps in the board! Don't skip!), ask questions if you don't understand something, and go to the math lab as often as you can.
Not too easy. Not too difficult.
Course Overview:
The class was great! Challenging, but nonetheless very worth taking it. The teacher is very good at explaining tough topics. He's also willing to help you out if you're having trouble.
Course highlights:
One of the best things that I took out of this class was the way you think and analyze a situation. The class helped me develop better my critical thinking and analytical skills.
Hours per week:
3-5 hours
Advice for students:
Pay attention and take the time to truly understand the concepts. If you pay attention, you'll do well.
Not too easy. Not too difficult.
Course Overview:
I would recommend this professor since he is willing to show you all of the steps on how to solve the problems and always wants to hear from his students if they have any questions or concerns on how to solve problems.
Course highlights:
My highlight of this class is definitely when he shows you all of the steps on how to solve the problems so the students can get a better understanding.
Hours per week:
3-5 hours
Advice for students:
1. Always ask questions when you are not sure about something; he is always ready to answer questions. 2. Take notes and if you know anyone in your class who missed it, be generous and give them the notes via college email. 3. Show all steps and make sure you recheck your work before submitting your work.