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MTH 1 - Developmental Mathematics
Designed to bridge the gap between a weak mathematical foundation and the knowledge necessary for the study of mathematics courses in technical, professional, and transfer program. Topics may include arithmetic, algebra, geometry, and trigonometry. Credits not applicable toward graduation.
Variable hours per week.
1-5 credits
MTH 1 - Occupational Mathematics
Introduces contextualized mathematics concepts for specific occupational fields of study in order to make direct connections between basic skills and their applications to a career field. Topics may include arithmetic, algebra, geometry, and trigonometry. Credits not applicable toward graduation and completion does not satisfy specific MTE modules.
Lecture 1-3 hours. Total 1-3 hours per week.
Corequisite(s): Requires enrollment in an entry level course of an occupational program as defined as career/technical education.
1 credits
MTH 3 - Bundle 1-3 - Operations with Fractions, Decimals, and Percents and Algebra Basics
Includes operations and problem solving with proper fractions, improper fractions, and mixed numbers without the use of a calculator; operations and problem solving with positive decimals and percents; basic operations with algebraic expressions and solving simple algebraic equations using signed numbers. Emphasizes applications and includes U. S. customary and metric units of measure. Credit is not applicable toward graduation.
Lecture 3 hours. Total 3 hours per week.
Prerequisites: Qualifying placement score
3 credits
MTH 5 - Bundle 4-5 - First Degree Equations and Inequalities and Systems of Linear Equations
Includes solving first degree equations and inequalities containing one variable, and using them to solve application problems. Emphasizes applications and problem solving. Includes finding the equation of a line, graphing linear equations and inequalities in two variables and solving systems of two linear equations. Emphasizes writing and graphing equations using the slope of the line and points on the line, and applications. Credit is not applicable toward graduation.
Lecture 2 hours. Total 2 hours per week.
Prerequisite(s): MTE 1-3 or qualifying placement score
2 credits
MTH 6 - Developmental Geometry
Covers topics in Euclidean geometry including similarity and congruency, plane and solid figures, right triangles, parallel and perpendicular lines, constructions, and applications. Develops the mathematical proficiency necessary for selected curriculum entrance. Credits not applicable toward graduation. Prerequisites: a placement recommendation for MTH 06 and Algebra I or equivalent.
Variable hours per week.
1-5 credits
MTH 9 - Bundle 6-9 - Exponents, Factoring, Poly Equations, Rational Expressions and ...
Includes performing operations on exponential expressions and polynomials, factoring polynomials, solving polynomial equations, simplifying rational algebraic expressions, solving rational algebraic equations, simplifying radical expressions, using rational exponents, solving radical equations, working with functions in different forms: ordered pair, graph, and equation form. Also introduces quadratic functions, their properties and their graphs. Emphasis should be on learning all the different factoring methods, and solving application problems using polynomial, rational and radical equations. Credit is not applicable toward graduation.
Lecture 4 hours. Total 4 hours per week.
Prerequisites: MTE 1-5 or qualifying placement score.
4 credits
MTH 95 - Topics In
Provides an opportunity to explore topical areas of interest to or needed by students.
May be used also for special honors courses. May be repeated for credit. Variable hours.
1-5 credits
MTH 103 - Applied Technical Mathematics I
Presents a review of arithmetic, elements of algebra, geometry, and trigonometry. Directs applications to specialty areas.
Lecture 3 hours per week. 3 credits
Prerequisites: Competency in Math Essentials MTE 1-3 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostic tests, or by satisfactorily completing the required MTE units or equivalent. Part I of II.
3 credits
MTH 105 - Survey of Technical Mathematics I
Reviews arithmetic and introduces measurement, basic algebra, plane and solid geometry, and trigonometry.
Lecture 2 hours per week. 2 credits
Prerequisites: Competency in Math Essentials MTE 1-4 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostic tests, or by satisfactorily completing the required MTE units or equivalent. Part I of II.
2 credits
MTH 111 - Basic Technical Mathematics
Provides a foundation in mathematics with emphasis in arithmetic, unit conversion, basic algebra, geometry and trigonometry. This course is intended for CTE programs.
Lecture 3 hours. Total 3 hours per week.
Prerequisites: MTE 1-3 Prereq OR Corequisite: MCR 1.
3 credits
MTH 115 - Technical Mathematics I
Presents algebra through exponential and logarithmic functions, trigonometry, vectors, analytic geometry, and complex numbers.
Lecture 3 hours per week. 3 credits
Prerequisites: Competency in Math Essentials MTE 1-6 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostic tests, or by satisfactorily completing the required MTE units or equivalent. Part I of II.
3 credits
MTH 116 - Technical Mathematics II
Presents algebra through exponential and logarithmic functions, trigonometry, vectors, analytic geometry, and complex numbers.
Lecture 3 hours per week. 3 credits
Prerequisites: Competency in Math Essentials MTE 1-6 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostic tests, or by satisfactorily completing the required MTE units or equivalent. Part II of II.
3 credits
MTH 120 - Introduction to Mathematics
Introduces number systems, logic, basic algebra, and descriptive statistics.
Lecture 3 hours per week. 3 credits
Prerequisites: Competency in Math Essentials MTE 1-3 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostic tests, or by satisfactorily completing the required MTE units or equivalent. (Intended for occupational/technical programs.)
3 credits
MTH 121 - Fundamentals of Mathematics I
Covers concepts of numbers, fundamental operations with numbers, formulas and equations, graphical analysis, binary numbers, Boolean and matrix algebra, linear programming, and elementary concepts of statistics.
Lecture 3 hours per week. 3 Credits
Prerequisites: Competency in Math Essentials MTE 1-3 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostic tests, or by satisfactorily completing the required MTE units or equivalent (Intended for occupational/technical programs.) Part I of II.
3 credits
MTH 126 - Mathematics for Allied Health
Presents scientific notation, precision and accuracy, decimals and percents, ratio and proportion, variation, simple equations, techniques of graphing, use of charts and tables, logarithms, and the metric system.
Lecture 2-3 hours per week. 2-3 credits
Prerequisites: Competency in Math Essentials MTE 1-3 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostic tests, or by satisfactorily completing the required MTE units or equivalent.
2-3 credits
MTH 141 - Business Mathematics I
Provides instruction, review, and drill in percentage, cash and trade discounts, mark-up, payroll, sales, property and other taxes, simple and compound interest, bank discounts, loans, investments, and annuities.
Lecture 3 hours per week. 3 credits
Prerequisites: Competency in Math Essentials MTE 1-3 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostic tests, or by satisfactorily completing the required MTE units or equivalent. Part I of II.
3 credits
MTH 146 - Introduction to Elementary Statistics
Introduces the methods of statistics including sampling from normally distributed populations, estimation, regression, testing of hypotheses, point and interval estimation methods.
Lecture 3 hours per week. 3 credits
Prerequisites: Competency in Math Essentials MTE 1-5 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostic tests, or by satisfactorily completing the required MTE units or equivalent.
3 credits
MTH 150 - Topics in Geometry
Presents the fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and introduces non-Euclidean geometries and current topics.
Lecture 3 hours per week. 3 credits
Prerequisites: Competency in Math Essentials MTE 1-5 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostic tests, or by satisfactorily completing the required MTE units or equivalent.
3 credits
MTH 151 - Mathematics for the Liberal Arts I
Presents topics in sets, logic, numeration systems, geometric systems, and elementary computer concepts.
Lecture 3 hours per week. 3 credits
Prerequisites: Competency in Math Essentials MTE 1-5 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostic tests, or by satisfactorily completing the required MTE units or equivalent.
3 credits
MTH 152 - Mathematics for the Liberal Arts II
Presents topics in functions, combinatorics, probability, statistics and algebraic systems.
Lecture 3 hours per week. 3 credits
Prerequisites: Competency in Math Essentials MTE 1-5 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostic tests, or by satisfactorily completing the required MTE units or equivalent.
3 credits
MTH 157 - Elementary Statistics
Presents elementary statistical methods and concepts including descriptive statistics, estimation, hypothesis testing, linear regression, and categorical data analysis. (Credit will not be awarded for both MTH 157 and MTH 240 or MTH 241.)
Lecture 3-4 hours per week. 3-4 credits
Prerequisites: Competency in Math Essentials MTE 1-5 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostic tests, or by satisfactorily completing the required MTE units or equivalent.
3-4 credits
MTH 158 - College Algebra
Covers the structure of complex number systems, polynomials, rational expressions, graphing, systems of equations and inequalities and functions, quadratic and rational equations and inequalities.
Lecture 3 hours per week.
3 credits
MTH 163 - Precalculus I
Presents college algebra, matrices, and algebraic, exponential, and logarithmic functions.
Lecture 3 hours per week. 3 Credits
Prerequisites: Competency in Math Essentials MTE 1-9 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostic tests, or by satisfactorily completing the required MTE units or equivalent. (Credit will not be awarded for both MTH 163 and MTH 166.)
3 credits
MTH 164 - Precalculus II
Presents trigonometry, analytic geometry, and sequences and series. Prerequisite: MTH 163 or equivalent. (Credit will not be awarded for both MTH 164 and MTH 168.)
Lecture 3 hours per week.
3 credits
MTH 166 - Precalculus with Trigonometry
Presents college algebra, analytic geometry, trigonometry, and algebraic exponential, and logarithmic functions.
Lecture 4-5 hours per week. 4-5 credits
Prerequisite: Competency in Math Essentials MTE 1-9 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostic tests, or by satisfactorily completing the required MTE units or equivalent. (Credit will not be awarded for both MTH 163 and MTH 166).
4-5 credits
MTH 173 - Calculus with Analytic Geometry I
Presents analytic geometry and the calculus of algebraic and transcendental functions including the study of limits, derivatives, differentials, and introduction to integration along with their applications. Designed for mathematical, physical and engineering science programs. Prerequisites: a placement recommendation for MTH 173 and four units of high school mathematics including Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry and Trigonometry or equivalent. (Credit will not be awarded for more than one of MTH 173, MTH 175, or MTH 273.)
Lecture 4-5 hours per week.
4-5 credits
MTH 174 - Calculus with Analytic Geometry II
Continues the study of analytic geometry and the calculus of algebraic and transcendental functions including rectangular, polar, and parametric graphing, indefinite and definite integrals, methods of integration, and power series along with applications. Designed for mathematical, physical, and engineering science programs. Prerequisite: MTH 173 or equivalent. (Credit will not be awarded for more than one of MTH 174, MTH 176 or MTH 274.)
Lecture 4-5 hours per week.
4-5 credits
MTH 175 - Calculus of One Variable I
Presents differential calculus of one variable including the theory of limits, derivatives, differentials, antiderivatives and applications to algebraic and transcendental functions. Designed for mathematical, physical, and engineering science programs. Prerequisites: a placement recommendation for MTH 175 and four units of high school mathematics including Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry and Trigonometry or equivalent. (Credit will not be awarded for more than one of MTH 173, MTH 175 or MTH 273.)
Lecture 3 hours per week.
3 credits
MTH 176 - Calculus of One Variable II
Continues the study of integral calculus of one variable including indefinite integral, definite integral and methods of integration with applications to algebraic and transcendental functions. Designed for mathematical, physical, and engineering science programs. Prerequisite: MTH 175 or equivalent. (Credit will not be awarded for more than one of MTH 174, MTH 176 or MTH 274.)
Lecture 3 hours per week.
3 credits
MTH 177 - Introductory Linear Algebra
Covers matrices, vector spaces, determinants, solutions of systems of linear equations, and Eigen values. Designed for mathematical, physical, and engineering science programs. Corequisite: MTH 175.
Lecture 2 hours per week.
2 credits
MTH 178 - Topics in Analytic Geometry
Covers conic sections, polar and parametric equations, polar and parametric graphing, and calculus with vector valued functions. Designed for mathematical, physical, and engineering science programs. Prerequisite: 175, Corequisite: MTH 176.
Lecture 2 hours per week.
2 credits
MTH 195 - Topics In
Provides an opportunity to explore topical areas of interest to or needed by students.
May be used also for special honors courses. May be repeated for credit. Variable hours.
1-5 credits
MTH 200 - Abstract Algebra
Covers groups, isomorphisms, fields, homomophisms, rings, and integral domains. Fulfills the abstract algebra requirement for Virginia high school mathematics teaching endorsement. Prerequisite: MTH 174 or permission.
Lecture 3 hours per week.
3 credits
MTH 240 - Statistics
Presents an overview of statistics, including descriptive statistics, elementary probability, probability distributions, estimation, hypothesis testing, and correlation and regression. Prerequisites: a placement recommendation for MTH 240 and successful completion of MTH 158, MTH 163, MTH 166, or equivalent.
Lecture 3 hours per week.
3 credits
MTH 241 - Statistics I
Covers descriptive statistics, elementary probability, probability distributions, estimation, and hypothesis testing. Prerequisites: a placement recommendation for MTH 241 and MTH 163 or MTH 166 or equivalent. (Credit will not be awarded for both MTH 240 and MTH 241.)
Lecture 3 hours per week.
3 credits
MTH 242 - Statistics II
Continues the study of estimation and hypothesis testing with emphasis on correlation and regression, analysis of variance, chi-square tests, and non-parametric methods. Prerequisite: MTH 241 or equivalent.
Lecture 3 hours per week.
3 credits
MTH 270 - Applied Calculus
Introduces limits, continuity, differentiation and integration of algebraic and transcendental functions, techniques of integration, and partial differentiation. Prerequisite: MTH 163 or MTH 166 or equivalent. (Credit will not be awarded for both MTH 270 and MTH 271.)
Lecture 3 hours per week.
3 credits
MTH 271 - Applied Calculus I
Presents limits, continuity, differentiation of algebraic and transcendental functions with applications, and an introduction to integration. Prerequisite: MTH 163 or MTH 166 or equivalent. (Credit will not be awarded for both MTH 270 and MTH 271.)
Lecture 3 hours per week.
3 credits
MTH 272 - Applied Calculus II
Covers techniques of integration, multivariable calculus, and an introduction to differential equations. Prerequisite: MTH 271 or equivalent.
Lecture 3 hours per week.
3 credits
MTH 273 - Calculus I
Presents topics in differential calculus of one variable including the theory of limits, derivatives, differentials, definite and indefinite integrals and applications to algebraic and transcendental functions. Designed for mathematical, physical, and engineering science programs. Prerequisites: a placement recommendation for MTH 273 and four units of high school mathematics including Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry and Trigonometry or equivalent. (Credit will not be awarded for more than one of MTH 173, MTH 175 or MTH 273.)
Lecture 4 hours per week.
4 credits
MTH 274 - Calculus II
Covers vectors in three dimensions, definite integrals, methods of integration, indeterminate forms, partial differentiation, and multiple integrals. Designed for mathematical, physical, and engineering science programs. Prerequisite: MTH 273 or equivalent. (Credit will not be awarded for more than one of MTH 174, MTH 176 or MTH 274.)
Lecture 4 hours per week.
4 credits
MTH 285 - Linear Algebra
Covers matrices, vector spaces, determinants, solutions of systems of linear equations, basis and dimension, Eigen values, and Eigen vectors. Designed for mathematical, physical and engineering science programs. Prerequisite: MTH 174 or equivalent.
Lecture 3 hours per week.
3 credits
MTH 291 - Differential Equations
Introduces first order differential equations, linear differential equations, numerical methods, and applications. Designed for mathematical, physical, and engineering science programs. Prerequisite: MTH 174 or equivalent.
Lecture 3 hours per week.
3 credits
MTH 295 - Topics In
Provides an opportunity to explore topical areas of interest to or needed by students.
May be used also for special honors courses. May be repeated for credit. Variable hours.
1-5 credits