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HSE 092 HSE Math
 Credit Hours:  3 Effective Term: Fall  2017 SUN#: None AGEC: None Credit Breakdown: 3 Lectures Times for Credit: 5 or more (requires CAO approval) Grading Option: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory Cross-Listed:

Description: Instruction in algebra and geometry, to include algebraic expressions, equations, squares, cubes, exponents, factoring, graphing, slope, and other skills that will assist students in preparation for the GED Mathematical Reasoning test. This math review is a perfect refresher for students preparing for the GED Math test or for those who have failed the GED Mathematical Reasoning test. Satisfactory/ Unsatisfactory grading option available. May be taken five or more times for credit. Prerequisite: Appropriate math placement test score AND a completed TABE survey in math with placement at ABE III or above; OR a documented failing score on the GED Mathematical Reasoning Test.

Prerequisites: Appropriate math placement test score AND a completed TABE survey in math with placement at ABE III or above; OR a documented failing score on the GED Mathematical Reasoning Test.

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1.(Synthesis Level) Perform basic operations within the real number system by integrating and applying mathematical rules. (CSLO 2 & 4)
2.(Application Level) Apply the laws of exponents to simplify expressions with products or quotients of terms with exponents, including eliminating negative exponents. (CSLO 2 & 4)
3.(Application Level) Utilize factoring techniques to factor polynomials, including adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing. (CSLO 2 & 4)
4.(Evaluation Level) Graph and interpret linear equations, solve problems including finding points, slope, and intercepts, and describe the solution process using mathematical terminology. (CSLO 2 & 4)
5.(Application Level) Use geometric formulas for area and volume to write linear equations and to solve for one variable. (CSLO 2 & 4)
6.(Analysis Level) Apply algebraic concepts and methods to explore, analyze or solve real life problems. (CSLO 2 & 4)
7.(Evaluation) Apply data collection and data analysis methods to interpret tables, and line, circle, and bar graphs based on a data set. (CSLO 2 & 4)
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
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