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Mathematics 1316

Survey of Contemporary Mathematics

CRN 80042
A study of the uses of mathematics in society today. Emphasis is on concepts rather than technical details. May not be used as a prerequisite for any other mathematics course. Prerequisite: College Readiness in Mathematics according to TSI regulations.
  • 1 syllabus quiz
  • 27 chapter homework assignments
  • 5 chapter tests, completed online
  • 2 exams, proctored at a testing center
  • Students in this course may complete no more than one textbook chapter / lesson each week.
  • Students must complete course lessons in sequence and wait at least one week between taking the midcourse and final.
  • Required Materials:

Mc Graw-Hill Connect Math Access code (purchased within MATH 1316 TRACS site)

Scientific or graphing calculator

  • Optional Material:

Sobecki and Bluman. Math in Our World. 3rd ed, 2015. ISBN-13: 978-0073519678 or ISBN-10: 0073519677. (Students may purchase a paper-copy textbook if they prefer, but an electronic version of the textbook comes with the Connect Math subscription indicated above.)

  • Technical Requirements: Internet access is required for this course.
  • Instructor: Shane Lowe, MA
  • Tuition: $892.71 (This cost includes the online course fee.)

Take a look inside this course

You may view the syllabus and a sample of the MATH 1316 online course before enrolling.