MAT Mathematics

 

MAT 025 - Algebraic Literacy Lab 1 Credit
Supports skill development in students registered in MAT 055 Algebraic Literacy. Topics covered in this course include those defined in MAT 055 and/or any prerequisite skills needed by the student.
(Contact hours - 15)

MAT 050 – Quantitative Literacy 4 Credits
Develops number sense and critical thinking strategies, introduce algebraic thinking, and connect mathematics to real world applications.  Topics in the course include ratios, proportions, percents, measurement, linear relationships, properties of exponents, polynomials, factoring, and math learning strategies.  This course prepares students for Math for Liberal Arts, Statistics, Integrated Math, and college level career math courses.
(Contact hours - 60)
Required Accuplacer scores are EA 30-84 or AR > 40.

MAT 055 – Algebraic Literacy 4 Credits
Develops algebraic skills necessary for manipulating expressions and solving equations.  Topics in the course include radicals, complex numbers, polynomials, factoring, rational expressions, quadratic equations, absolute value equations and inequalities, systems of linear equations, related applications, and math learning strategies. This course prepares students for College Algebra and Finite Math.
(Contact hours - 60)
Prerequisite: MAT 050 or Accuplacer EA 60-84 Students w/ EA 45-59 may be advised into MAT 055 but must co-enroll in MAT 025

MAT 091 – Applied Quantitative Lab 1 Credit
Supports skill development for students registered in MAT 103, MAT 107, MAT 108, MAT 109, or MAT 112. Topics covered in the course include those defined in MAT 103/107/108/109/112 and/or any pre-requisite skills needed by the student. Students with NGAccuplacer AR scores 255-264 or TradAccuplacer scores EA 30-59 or AR 40+, who are advised into MAT 103/107/108/109/112, are required to co-enroll in this course.
(Contact hours – 15)

MAT 092 - Quantitative Lab 1 Credit
Supports skill development for students registered in MAT 120, MAT 135, MAT 155, or MAT 156. Topics covered in this course include those defined in MAT 120/135/155/156 and/or any pre-requisite skills needed by the student. Students with Accuplacer scores EA 80-84, who are advised into MAT 120, MAT 135, MAT 155, or MAT 156, are required to co-enroll in this course.
(Contact hours - 22.5)

MAT 093 - Algebra Lab 1 Credit
Supports skill development for students registered in MAT 121 or MAT 123. Topics covered in this course include those defined in MAT 121/123 and/or any pre-requisite skills needed by the student. Students with Accuplacer scores EA 80-84, who are advised into MAT 121/123, are required to co-enroll in this course.
(Contact hours - 22.5)

MAT 102 - Skilled Trades & Industrial Mathematics 2 Credits 
Provides a review of general mathematics, introductory algebra and an opportunity to learn systems of measurement and methods of solving problems related to skilled trades and general industrial repair. It is designed for students in the repair industry. Topics may include algebra, geometry, graphs, measurement, and conversion between various systems of measurement.
(Contact hours - 30)

MAT 103 - Math for Clinical Calculations 3 Credits
Provides a review of general mathematics, introductory algebra and an opportunity to learn systems of measurement and methods of solving problems related to drug dosage and intravenous fluid administration. It is designed for students in the health disciplines. Topics may include algebra, graphs, measurement and conversion between various systems of measurement. 
(Contact hours - 45)
Prerequisite: MAT 050 or appropriate placement score

MAT 107 - Career Math 3 Credits
Covers material designed for career technical or general studies students who need to study particular mathematical topics. Topics may include measurement, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, graphs, and/or finance. These are presented on an introductory level and the emphasis is on applications.
(Contact hours - 45)
Prerequisite: MAT 050 or appropriate placement score

MAT 120 - Math for Liberal Arts - GT-MA1 4 Credits
Highlights connections between mathematics and the society in which we live and is intended for liberal arts majors.  Topics include set theory and logic, mathematical modeling, probability and statistical methods, and consumer mathematics. For REQUIRED SYLLABUS information that is to be included on all syllabi starting Spring, 2018 go to https://www.cccs.edu/wp-content/uploads/documents/MAT-120-Required-Syllabi-Info-MA1.pdf
(Contact hours - 60)
Prerequisite: MAT 050 or appropriate placement score

MAT 121 - College Algebra- GT-MA1 4 Credits
Focuses on a variety of functions and the exploration of their graphs.  Topics include: equations and inequalities, operations on functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, linear and non-linear systems, and an introduction to conic sections.  This course provides essential skills for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) pathways.  The Colorado Commission on Higher Education has approved MAT 121 for inclusion in the Guaranteed Transfer (GT) Pathways program in the GT-MA1 category. For transferring students, successful completion with a minimum C- grade guarantees transfer and application of credit in this GT Pathways category. For more information on the GT Pathways program, go to http://highered.colorado.gov/academics/transfers/gtpathways/curriculum.html   For REQUIRED SYLLABUS information that is to be included on all syllabi starting Fall 2018 go to https://www.cccs.edu/educator-resources/common-course-numbering-system/gt-pathways-required-course-syllabi-information/
(Contact hours - 60)
Prerequisite: MAT 055 or Accuplacer score greater than 84.

MAT 122 - College Trigonometry - GT-MA1 3 Credits
Explores trigonometric functions, their graphs, inverse functions and identities.   Topics include: trigonometric equations, solutions of triangles, trigonometric form of complex numbers, and polar coordinates. This course provides essential skills for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) pathways.  The Colorado Commission on Higher Education has approved MAT 122 for inclusion in the Guaranteed Transfer (GT) Pathways program in the GT- MA1 category. For transferring students, successful completion with a minimum C‒ grade guarantees transfer and application of credit in this GT Pathways category. For more information on the GT Pathways program, go to http://highered.colorado.gov/academics/transfers/gtpathways/curriculum.html.   For REQUIRED SYLLABUS information that is to be included on all syllabi starting Fall 2018 go to https://www.cccs.edu/educator-resources/common-course-numbering-system/gt-pathways-required-course-syllabi-information/
(Contact hours - 45)
Prerequisite: MAT 121 or equivalent

MAT 123 - Finite Mathematics - GT-MA1 4 Credits
Covers topics including functions, matrix algebra, linear programming, and an introduction to probability and counting techniques. Emphasis is on applications. This course may include other topics such as statistics when time permits. This course is primarily intended for business, life science, or social science majors.  For REQUIRED SYLLABUS information that is to be included on all syllabi starting Spring, 2018 go to https://www.cccs.edu/wp-content/uploads/documents/MAT-123-Required-Syllabi-Info-MA1.pdf
(Contact hours - 60)
Prerequisite: MAT 055 or equivalent

MAT 125 - Survey of Calculus - GT-MA1 4 Credits
Includes derivatives, integrals, and their applications, with attention restricted to algebraic, exponential, and logarithmic functions for business, life science and/or social science majors. The Colorado Commission on Higher Education has approved MAT 125 for inclusion in the Guaranteed Transfer (GT) Pathways program in the GT-MA1 category. For transferring students, successful completion with a minimum C- grade guarantees transfer and application of credit in this GT Pathways category. For more information on the GT Pathways program, go to http://highered.colorado.gov/academics/transfers/gtpathways/curriculum.html.
(Contact hours - 60) 
Prerequisite: MAT 121 or equivalent or appropriate placement score

MAT 135 - Introduction to Statistics - GT-MA1 3 Credits
Introduces descriptive and inferential statistics, with an emphasis on critical thinking and statistical literacy. Topics include methods of data collection, presentation and summarization, introduction to probability concepts and distributions, and statistical inference of one and two populations. This course uses real world data to illustrate applications of a practical nature.  The Colorado Commission on Higher Education has approved MAT 135 for inclusion in the Guaranteed Transfer (GT) Pathways program in the GT-MA1 category. For transferring students, successful completion with a minimum C- grade guarantees transfer and application of credit in this GT Pathways category. For more information on the GT Pathways program, go to http://highered.colorado.gov/academics/transfers/gtpathways/curriculum.html.  For REQUIRED SYLLABUS information that is to be included on all syllabi starting Fall 2018 go to https://www.cccs.edu/educator-resources/common-course-numbering-system/gt-pathways-required-course-syllabi-information/
(Contact hours - 45)
Prerequisite: MAT 050 or appropriate placement score

MAT 166 - Pre-Calculus: GT-MA1
5 Credits
Extends algebraic concepts and explores the subject of trigonometry. Topics include: polynomial, rational, logarithmic, and exponential functions, trigonometric and inverse trigonometric functions and their graphs, trigonometric identities, and applications.  This course provides essential skills for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) pathways. The Colorado Commission on Higher Education has approved MAT 166 for inclusion in the Guaranteed Transfer (GT) Pathways program in the GT- MA1 category. For transferring students, successful completion with a minimum C‒ grade guarantees transfer and application of credit in this GT Pathways category. For more information on the GT Pathways program, go to http://highered.colorado.gov/academics/transfers/gtpathways/curriculum.html.   For REQUIRED SYLLABUS information that is to be included on all syllabi starting Fall 2018 go to https://www.cccs.edu/educator-resources/common-course-numbering-system/gt-pathways-required-course-syllabi-information/
(Contact hours - 75)
Prerequisite: MAT 121

MAT 201 - Calculus I - GT-MA1 5 Credits
Introduces single variable calculus and analytic geometry. It includes limits, continuity, derivatives, and applications of derivatives as well as indefinite and definite integrals and some applications. The Colorado Commission on Higher Education has approved MAT 201 for inclusion in the Guaranteed Transfer (GT) Pathways program in the GT- MA1 category.   For transferring students, successful completion with a minimum C‒ grade guarantees transfer and application of credit in this GT Pathways category. For more information on the GT Pathways program, go to http://highered.colorado.gov/academics/transfers/gtpathways/curriculum.html. 
(Contact hours - 75)
Prerequisite: MAT 121 and MAT 122 or appropriate placement score

MAT 202 - Calculus II - GT-MA1 5 Credits
Continues the study of single variable calculus which will include techniques of integration, analytic geometry, improper integrals, convergence of infinite numerical series and power series. The Colorado Commission on Higher Education has approved MAT 202 for inclusion in the Guaranteed Transfer (GT) Pathways program in the GT- MA1 category. For transferring students, successful completion with a minimum C‒ grade guarantees transfer and application of credit in this GT Pathways category. For more information on the GT Pathways program, go to http://highered.colorado.gov/academics/transfers/gtpathways/curriculum.html.
(Contact hours - 75)
Prerequisite: MAT 201 or appropriate placement score

MAT 203 - Calculus III- GT-MA1 4 Credits
Focuses on the traditional subject matter of multivariable Calculus. Topics include vectors, vector-valued functions, partial derivatives, analytic geometry, multiple integrals, line integrals and applications. The Colorado Commission on Higher Education has approved MAT 203 for inclusion in the Guaranteed Transfer (GT) Pathways program in the GT-MA1 category. For transferring students, successful completion with a minimum C- grade guarantees transfer and application of credit in this GT Pathways category. For more information on the GT Pathways program, go to: http://highered.colorado.gov/academics/transfers/gtpathways/curriculum.html
 (Contact hours - 60) 
Prerequisite: MAT 202 or appropriate placement score

MAT 255 - Linear Algebra 3 Credits
Explores vector spaces, matrices, linear transformations, matrix representation, eigenvalues, and eigenvectors.
(Contact hours - 45)
Prerequisite: MAT 202

MAT 265 - Differential Equations - GT-MA1 3 Credits
Explores techniques of problem solving and applications. Topics include first, second, and higher order differential equations, series methods, approximations, systems of differential equations, and Laplace transforms. The Colorado Commission on Higher Education has approved MAT 265 for inclusion in the Guaranteed Transfer (GT) Pathways program in the GT- MA1 category. For transferring students, successful completion with a minimum C‒ grade guarantees transfer and application of credit in this GT Pathways category. For more information on the GT Pathways program, go to http://highered.colorado.gov/academics/transfers/gtpathways/curriculum.html. 
(Contact hours 45)
Prerequisite: MAT 202

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