Math for Liberal Arts

MATH 115
4 CR

This is a liberal arts mathematics course designed primarily for students whose programs of study have no further mathematics requirements. Its purpose is to develop an awareness of the use of mathematics in the world around us. Emphasis will be on the communication of mathematical ideas, problem solving, applications, and the historical nature of mathematics. Specific topics for this course include: Logic and Reasoning, Mathematics of Finance and Investment, Probability, Statistics, Graph Theory, and Geometry.

Prerequisites: ACCUPLACER reading score of 60, or a "C" in TSRE 55; and an ACCUPLACER elementary algebra score of 85, or a "C" in MATH 102 or higher