MAT-1020 Intermediate Algebra

3 credits

Prerequisite: At least two years of college-preparatory mathematics (preferably three) or PLM-0003.

This course offers a review of the fundamental concepts of algebra and an introduction to functions. The instruction includes such topics as exponents, radicals, inequalities, absolute value, scientific notation, variation, factoring, linear and quadratic equations, systems of equations, functions and graphs. This course prepares students for the study of pre-calculus. Meets Part I.B. of the GECC. (Shared course in VSC)