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Areas of Study | | DEVM098 syllabus




COURSE NUMBER: DEVM098
COURSE TITLE:Mathematics
DIVISION:Institutional / Developmental Ed
IAI CODE(S):
SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS:4
CONTACT HOURS:180
STUDENT ENGAGEMENT HOURS:
DELIVERY MODE:In-Person, Online

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
This course is the first of a two semester sequence of courses which provides a systematic review of mathematics with utilization of programmed materials so that each student progresses at his/her own rate. Those students who are progressing satisfactorily, but who are unable to complete the course the first semester will be required to take DEVM 099. (Non Degree Credit)

PREREQUISITES:
Place into DEVM098.

NOTES: DEVM098 consists of the first 5 chapters of the book. Students who complete the first 5 chapters before the end of the semester, can work on DEVM099 (chapters 6-10). If students complete chapters 1-10 during one semester, they will be placed into DEVM100.

This course is not available for web registration.

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
  • Solve problems that contain whole numbers, fractions, decimals, ratios, and proportions.
  • demonstrate their problem solving skills to real life problems and applications.

TOPICAL OUTLINE:
  • Whole numbers
  • Fractions: Multiplication and Division
  • Fractions: Addition and Subtraction
  • Decimals
  • Ratio and Proportions

TEXTBOOK / SPECIAL MATERIALS:

Introductory Mathematics by Charles P. McKeague XYZ textbooks, 2010

See bookstore website for current book(s) at https://www.dacc.edu/bookstore

EVALUATION:

This is a Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory class.

Assignments
Tests
Midterm/Final
25%
50%
25%


Grading Scale

100% - 80% Satisfactory
79 and below Unsatisfactory


BIBLIOGRAPHY:

STUDENT CONDUCT CODE:
Membership in the DACC community brings both rights and responsibility. As a student at DACC, you are expected to exhibit conduct compatible with the educational mission of the College. Academic dishonesty, including but not limited to, cheating and plagiarism, is not tolerated. A DACC student is also required to abide by the acceptable use policies of copyright and peer-to-peer file sharing. It is the student’s responsibility to become familiar with and adhere to the Student Code of Conduct as contained in the DACC Student Handbook. The Student Handbook is available in the Information Office in Vermilion Hall and online at: https://www.dacc.edu/student-handbook

DISABILITY SERVICES:
Any student who feels s/he may need an accommodation based on the impact of a disability should contact the Testing & Academic Services Center at 217-443-8708 (TTY 217-443-8701) or stop by Cannon Hall Room 103. Please speak with your instructor privately to discuss your specific accommodation needs in this course.

REVISION:
Fall 2019

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