# Spring 2018 Class Schedule (FLC)

*Prerequisite:*None.

*Hours:*90 hours LEC

*Description:*This course provides group and individual instruction in the fundamentals of arithmetic with an emphasis on written and mental computational skills. In order to enhance mental computational skills, calculators will not be allowed. Topics include operations with whole numbers, fractions, decimals, signed numbers, percents, ratios, proportions, problem solving, and applications involving measurement and geometry.

*Schedule: ***Full Term, Jan 13-May 16**

MWF | 07:45AM-09:15AM | LEC | B.Nguyen | Rancho RCC1 212 | 16540 | Textbook |

MW | 07:00PM-09:20PM | LEC | M.Olsen | Rancho RCC1 212 | 16655 | Textbook |

**MATH 30 Pre-Algebra Mathematics 5 Units**

*Prerequisite:*MATH 20 or 25 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.

*Hours:*90 hours LEC

*Description:*This course in prealgebra mathematics emphasizes the fundamental operations on integers and decimals as well as in geometric figures, measurement, and algebra with an emphasis on written and mental computational skills. Topics include: fractions; decimals; signed numbers; properties of exponents; scientific notation; evaluation of expressions and formulas; linear equations; algebraic manipulations on polynomials; and the rectangular coordinate system.

*Schedule: ***Full Term, Jan 13-May 16**

MWF | 09:30AM-11:00AM | LEC | C.Middleton | Rancho RCC1 211 | 16184 | Textbook |

TTh | 08:30AM-10:50AM | LEC | W.Jensen | Rancho RCC1 134 | 16541 | Textbook |

**MATH 100 Elementary Algebra 5 Units**

*Prerequisite:*MATH 30 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.

*Hours:*90 hours LEC

*Description:*This course includes the fundamental concepts and operations of algebra with problem solving skills emphasized throughout. Topics include: properties of real numbers, linear equations and inequalities, integer exponents, polynomials, factoring polynomials, rational expressions and equations, radical expressions and equations, systems of linear equations and inequalities, the rectangular coordinate system, graphs and equations of lines, and solving quadratic equations.

*Schedule: ***Full Term, Jan 13-May 16**

MWF | 07:45AM-09:15AM | LEC | M.Roberts | Rancho RCC1 211 | 16004 | Textbook |

Students will be required to complete homework using the xyzhomework.com website. For additional information, please email the instructor at nguyenb@flc.losrios.edu.

**MATH 120 Intermediate Algebra 5 Units**

*Prerequisite:*MATH 100 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.

*General Education:*AA/AS Area II(b)

*Hours:*90 hours LEC

*Description:*This course reviews and extends the concepts of elementary algebra with problem solving skills emphasized throughout. Topics which are reviewed and extended include: linear and quadratic equations, factoring polynomials, rational expressions, exponents, radicals, equations of lines, and systems of equations. New topics include: larger systems of equations, absolute value equations and inequalities, rational exponents, translations and reflections of key function graphs, function notation and function operations, exponential and logarithmic functions, graphs of quadratic and simple polynomial functions, quadratic inequalities, non-linear systems of equations, and an introduction to conic sections. (Competency: Mathematics)

*Schedule: ***Full Term, Jan 13-May 16**

MWF | 09:30AM-11:00AM | LEC | B.Nguyen | Rancho RCC1 212 | 16345 | Textbook |

In addition to the textbook, students must purchase access to the MyMathLab website for completion of homework and other course requirements. For additional information, please email the instructor at nguyenb@flc.losrios.edu.

**MATH 310 Mathematical Discovery 3 Units**

*Prerequisite:*Math 110 (Geometry) or one year of high school Geometry and Math 120 (Intermediate Algebra); both with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.

*General Education:*AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area B4

*Course Transferable to UC/CSU*

*Hours:*54 hours LEC

*Description:*This course is designed to enhance students' understanding of mathematics by involving them in the mathematical process of exploration, conjecture, and proof. Students will explore mathematical patterns and relations, formulate conjectures, and prove their conjectures. Areas of mathematics from which content may be derived include number theory, statistics, probability, geometry, and sequences and series. This course is recommended for students interested in a career in education. (Competency: Mathematics)

*Schedule: ***Full Term, Jan 13-May 16**

TTh | 08:00AM-09:20AM | LEC | M.Roberts | Rancho RCC1 105 | 16014 | Textbook |

**MATH 370 Pre-Calculus Mathematics 5 Units**

*Prerequisite:*MATH 335 with a grade of "C" or better, or placement through the assessment process.

*General Education:*AA/AS Area II(b); CSU Area B4; IGETC Area 2

*Course Transferable to UC/CSU*

*Hours:*90 hours LEC

*Description:*This course is designed to prepare students for Calculus (Math 400 - 402). Course content includes a brief review followed by an in-depth extension of the properties of polynomial, rational, exponential, logarithmic and trigonometric functions. Additional topics include systems of linear and non-linear equations and inequalities, conic sections, sequences and series, binomial theorem, analytic geometry, vectors, parametric, and polar equations. A graphing calculator may be required for this course. (Competency: Mathematics)

*Schedule: ***Full Term, Jan 13-May 16**

TTh | 01:00PM-03:20PM | LEC | B.Nguyen | Rancho RCC1 211 | 16661 | Textbook |

Updated: December 14, 2017