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MATH 145 – Liberal Arts Mathematics (CRN: 40588) at College of San Mateo for Spring 2019

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MATH 145 Liberal Arts Mathematics

An examination of important concepts of mathematics and of mathematics as a tool for decision making. Topics and applications may include aspects of the history of mathematics, problem solving, counting methods, elementary number theory, sets, Euclidean and non-Euclidean geometry, Platonic solids, topology and logic.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: MATH 120 or MATH 123 or appropriate score on the College Placement Test.
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C1, C3; Area E2c
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area B4), UC (IGETC Area 2A)

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Department: Mathematics

Number of Units: 3

*The Transfer Math Sequence you choose will depend on your major and your transfer destination. See a counselor for more information.

Multiple measures, including high school transcripts, are now being used to help determine proper placement of students into Mathematics courses. The Math Placement Test is recommended but not required of all entering freshmen to assist with placement. Students transferring to College of San Mateo with credit in college Mathematics can use their transcripts to assist with placement, bypassing the need for placement testing.

Prerequisites are listed in the descriptions of Mathematics courses in the catalog and the web schedule. Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite courses. Prerequisites may be met by showing proof of satisfactory completion of an equivalent course at a post-secondary institution.

JA - Lecture and/or Discussion
Meeting Date: 01/15-05/23
Meeting Time: 5:00pm-6:15pm
Days: T, Th
Building: 18 Room: 0201
Instructor: Rani Fischer
Critical Dates for this Course Date
Last day to add class January 28, 2019
Last day to drop with a refund January 28, 2019
Last day to drop without a "W" February 3, 2019
Last day to drop with a "W" April 25, 2019
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