Math 210A - Concepts of Elementary School Mathematics I

Approval Status


Date Reviewed

December 2011
This course is a study of the mathematical concepts needed for teaching elementary school mathematics with emphasis on number and function. This course promotes an appreciation of the importance of logical thinking and applications of mathematics in problem solving and critical thinking. It studies the basic computational skills, but also requires the understanding and explanation of the basic mathematical concepts and the connections between them. It is designed especially for students preparing for credentials in elementary education. Analytical reading and problem solving are required for success in this course. (FT) AA/AS; CSU; UC Transfer Limitation: Mathematics (MATH) 210A and 210B combined: maximum credit, one course.

Course Type

Lower Division