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MAT 151 College Algebra, Standard
Credit Hours:  4
Effective Term: Fall 2017
SUN#: MAT 1151
AGEC: Mathematics  
Credit Breakdown: 4 Lectures
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A, B, C, D, F
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Description: Accelerated algebra that includes the topics: equations, functions, transformations, linear and quadratic functions and inequalities, systems of linear equations and inequalities, exponential and logarithmic functions, polynomials, rational functions. Prerequisite: MAT121. Prerequisite or corequisite: RDG100.

Prerequisites: MAT121 and RDG100

Corequisites: RDG100

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Knowledge Level) Identify the characteristics of a function and its inverse.
2. (Application Level) Sketch the graphs of various types of functions including linear, quadratic, polynomial, rational, radical, exponential and logarithmic.
3. (Application Level) Solve application problems modeled with functions.
4. (Application Level) Solve exponential and logarithmic equations.
5. (Application Level) Perform the arithmetic operations on complex numbers, functions and composite functions.
6. (Application Level) Solve systems of linear and nonlinear equations.
7. (Application Level) Solve systems of linear and nonlinear inequalities.
8. (Application Level) Find the partial fraction decomposition.
9. (Knowledge Level) Identify the characteristics of conic sections.
10. (Application Level) Use technology to assist in solving problems.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
None