MATH 002 - Algebra for Calculus (College Algebra)

Approval Status


Date Reviewed

April 2011

Designed to develop the skills and introduce the concepts necessary for further study in mathematics, and facilitate the application of those skills and concepts to other fields. Included is a review of elementary set algebra; the algebra of functions; the real and complex numbers as a field; algebraic, exponential, and logarithmic functions; equations and inequalities of these functions; solution of linear systems, matrix algebra, and introduction to sequences and series. Three hours lecture, one hour lab. Prerequisite: A grade of "C" or better in MATH 104. Course Advisory: SCC minimum English standard.