MATH 879CA  - Path To Statistics at Cañada College for Spring 2013 (CRN :  43726)


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Units (Letter grade) 6; Class Hours: Minimum of 96 lecture hours/semester; Recommended: Eligibility for READ 836 and ENGL 836; or ENGL 847 or ESL 400; Prerequisite(s): MATH 811, or appropriate score on District math placement test and other measures as appropriate.

Description: This accelerated course prepares students for transfer-level Statistics. 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. Please see your counselor.

Cañada College MAP                          Department: Mathematics                          Number of Units: 6       

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Section Information as of Wednesday, November 25th 2015 - 07:16:07 pm

Instructor Meeting Date Meeting Time Days Building Room Section Session
Lapuz,R 01/14-05/16 9:45am-11:00am Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday 17 0103 AA Lecture and/or Discussion

Critical Dates for this Course
Last day to add class: 28-JAN-2013
Last day to drop with a refund: 28-JAN-2013
Last day to drop without a "W": 03-FEB-2013
Last day to drop with a "W": 25-APR-2013

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