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MATH 190 – Path to Statistics - CIPHER (CRN: 95792) at Skyline College for Fall 2019

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Hours/semester: 96-108 lecture. Prerequisite: MATH 811 with a minimum grade of C, or appropriate score on District math placement test and other measures as appropriate.
An accelerated course to prepare students for transfer-level Statistics (MATH 200), Quantitative Reasoning (MATH 201), and Quantitative Reasoning in Psychology (PSYC 171). It covers core concepts from elementary algebra, intermediate algebra, and descriptive statistics. Topics include ratios, rates, and proportional reasoning; arithmetic reasoning using fractions, decimals and percents; evaluating expressions, solving equations, analyzing algebraic forms to understand statistical measures; use of linear, quadratic, absolute value, exponential, and logarithmic functions to model bivariate data; graphical and numerical descriptive statistics for quantitative and categorical data. This course is designed for students who do not want to major in fields such as math, science, computer science, and business. Note: This course is NOT intended for students who plan to study science, technology, engineering, math, as well as business and other non-STEM majors. Students are advised to meet with a counselor to discuss whether placement in this course is appropriate for their intended major.

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Department: Mathematics

Number of Units: 6

Cohort Restriction:


NOTE: This section is cohort restricted for students in the CIPHER Learning Community. Please visit WebSchedule to review general non-cohort restricted MATH 190 sections available. If you have recently enrolled in the CIPHER COUN 100 and ENGL 105 sections, please contact the representative below to be added to the CIPHER cohort to be able to register for this class. If you would like more information, please contact Marisa Thigpen, Learning Communities Program Services Coordinator, at (650) 738-7178, or by email at .

Most Mathematics courses have prerequisites that are listed as part of the course description in the Schedule of Classes. Before registering for a Mathematics course, be sure you have completed the stated prerequisite.

CI - Lecture and/or Discussion
Meeting Date: 08/14-12/09
Meeting Time: 9:10am-11:00am
Days: M, W, F
Building: 08 Room: 8213
Instructor: Jonathan Freedman
Critical Dates for this Course Date
Last day to add class August 27, 2019
Last day to drop with a refund August 27, 2019
Last day to drop without a "W" September 2, 2019
Last day to drop with a "W" November 13, 2019
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