Concepts in Algebra

A one semester course designed to develop fundamental algebraic and problem-solving concepts and skills. Topics include linear, quadratic, square root, rational, exponential, and logarithmic functions and equations. This course utilizes individual investigation, problem-solving, and writing in order to enhance students’ understanding of algebraic models and the problem-solving process. Students are expected to work independently, with the assistance of the professor and math fellow(s), through an online experience that is personalized and continuously adaptive based on individual performance. A laptop/iPad and a scientific calculator are required. This course is open only to students whose Placement Exam results indicate that they need further preparation for subsequent mathematics courses. Fulfills: Q in LS Core Note: Though the class is online-asynchronous, assessments must be completed synchronously during the professor’s office hours. Office hour times will be planned with students’ schedules in mind.

School

Science and Engineering

Program

Mathematics

Course Number

MTH1000C

Section

A

Instructor

Sujatha Thiruvengadathan

Credits

4

Session

Summer Session 2

Type

Online - Asynchronous

Start – End Dates

07/11/2022-08/19/2022

Student Registration Link

https://www.merrimack.edu/admission/professional-studies/summer-session/registration/

Other Registration Link

https://www.merrimack.edu/admission/professional-studies/summer-session/registration/