MAT 101◊ Quantitative Literacy

3 credits

Last Update Effective: 1/18/16

Intended for students in areas of study not requiring calculus or advanced mathematics. Applications of ratio and measurement to real-world situations, including percentages, linear and exponential modeling with a focus on environmental applications and basic descriptive statistics.

Prerequisite: Writing: COMPASS writing score of 83 or higher; an English ACT score of 20 or higher; or a grade of "C" or better in RHT 095 or RHT 096

AND

Reading: COMPASS reading score of 70 or higher; a reading ACT score of 20 or higher; or a grade of "C" or better in RHT 085 or RHT 086

AND

Intermediate Algebra and Geometry demonstrable through a COMPASS Algebra score of 66-100 and a COMPASS College Algebra score of 31-45, or a Math ACT score of 23 (within the past two years), or MAT 080 or MAT 085 or MAT 096 or MAT 103◊. A grade of "C "or better is required for all prerequisite Math courses.

Lecture: 3 hours — IAI: M1 901