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Mathematics 1315


College Algebra 3-0

CRN 80075
A course covering linear and quadratic equations, inequalities, word problems, functions, logarithms, systems of equations and other college algebra topics. Prerequisite: MATH 1311 with a grade of CR or a grade of C or higher, ACT Mathematics score of 21 or more, SAT Mathematics score of 480 or more , Accuplacer College Mathematics score of 63 or more, Compass Algebra score of 66 or more.
  • 1 syllabus quiz
  • 6 chapter homework assignments
  • 6 chapter tests, completed online
  • 6 projects
  • 2 exams, proctored at a testing center
  • Students in this course may submit no more than two assignments each week.
  • Students must submit projects in sequence and wait at least one week between taking the midterm and final.
  • Required Materials:

MyMathLab (textbook publisher website) access code 
TI 30XIIS scientific calculator
Access to a scanner / scanning services

  • Optional Material:

Dugopolski, College Algebra, 5th edition, 2010. ISBN: 978-0321644749 (Students may purchase a paper-copy textbook if they prefer, but an electronic version of the textbook comes with the MyMathLab subscription indicated above.)

  • Technical Requirements: Internet access is required for this course.
  • Instructor: Theresa Jones, PhD
  • Tuition: $838.74 (This cost includes the online course fee.)

Acquiring Course Materials

All required and optional course materials for both the print-based and online versions of this course are available through the Texas State University Bookstore. Select the current semester, and then select "ODEL" as the Department name.

This course is now available online!

To access the course website, contact the Office of Distance and Extended Learning. A $10-per-credit-hour online fee applies.

Before enrolling in this online correspondence self-paced course, take the Online Learning Readiness Self-Assessment, which will help you determine if online correspondence self-paced courses are a good fit for you.

Take a look inside this course

You may view the syllabus and a sample of the MATH 1315 online course before enrolling.