Mathematics (MATH)

MATH 50  Pre-Algebra

3 Units (Not Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: LERN 49 or qualifying score on current department placement test

Fundamental principles of mathematics designed to ease the transition from arithmetic to algebra. Concepts, computational skills, thinking skills and problem-solving skills are balanced to build proficiency in elementary topics from algebra and mastery in arithmetic.

MATH 51  Elementary Algebra

4 Units (Not Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 72   
Prerequisite: MATH 50 or qualifying score on current department placement test

Basic algebra, equivalent to first year high school algebra. Includes operations with signed numbers and algebraic expressions; linear, quadratic, rational, and radical equations; linear inequalities of one and two variables; slope/graphing/equations of lines; introduction to functions; systems of linear equations; exponent rules; polynomial operations; scientific notation; factoring; rational expressions; variation; radicals; fractional exponents; formulas; applications.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Winter 201730312MATH:51MTWR7:30am - 10:20amA. Kirchgraber61-2302
Winter 201730313MATH:51MTWR7:30am - 10:20amH. Ong61-3418
Winter 201730314MATH:51MTWR10:30am - 1:20pmC. Troxell61-2316
Winter 201730315MATH:51MTWR10:30am - 1:20pmS. Lancaster61-2419
Winter 201730316MATH:51MTWR1:20pm - 4:10pmW. Edwards61-2319
Winter 201730317MATH:51MTWR1:30pm - 4:20pm61-2414
Winter 201730318MATH:51MTWR1:30pm - 4:20pmS. Lancaster61-2419
Winter 201730319MATH:51MTWR4:10pm - 7:00pmK. Johnson61-2311
Winter 201730320MATH:51MTWR4:20pm - 7:10pmW. Edwards61-2319
Winter 201730321MATH:51MTWR7:00pm - 9:50pmC. Lee61-3302
Winter 201731155MATH:51MTWR7:00pm - 9:50pmH. Chang61-2315
Winter 201731238MATH:51MTWR1:20pm - 4:10pmH. Nguyen61-3311
Winter 201731239MATH:51MTWR4:10pm - 7:00pmA. Kaye61-3414

MATH 51A  Elementary Algebra - First Half

3 Units (Not Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: MATH 50 or qualifying score on current department placement test

Contains the first half of elementary algebra. Operations with signed numbers and algebraic expressions; linear equations and inequalities; exponent rules; polynomial operations; scientific notation; factoring; solving quadratic equations by factoring; rational expressions and equations; formulas; variation; applications.

MATH 51B  Elementary Algebra - Second Half

3 Units (Not Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: MATH 51A

Contains the second half of Elementary Algebra. Includes: Cartesian Coordinate System, slope/graphing/equations of lines, solving systems of linear equations, algebraic operations with radicals, solving equations with radicals, solving second degree equations using methods of completing the square and the quadratic formula. Students must complete both MATH 51A and MATH 51B to have taken the equivalent of Elementary Algebra (MATH 51).

MATH 61  Plane Geometry

3 Units (Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: MATH 51 or MATH 51B or qualifying score on current department placement test

Points, lines, polygons and circles; their relationships to each other on plane surfaces; congruence, similarity and area. Introduction to inductive, deductive and indirect reasoning. The formal proof is introduced and practiced throughout the course. Stress is placed on accuracy of statement as a background for analytical and scientific reasoning.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Winter 201730215MATH:61MTWR1:20pm - 3:25pmK. Rivas61-3410
Winter 201730216MATH:61MTWR4:45pm - 6:50pmK. Rivas61-2414

MATH 70S  Integrated Intermediate Algebra

5 Units (Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 90   
Prerequisite: MATH 50 or qualifying score on current department placement test.

Math 70S and 110S form a two-semester sequence that leads students through college level statistics. Simplification, solving of equations, graphing, and applications are covered. Each is applied to the following mathematical functions: polynomial, rational, radical, exponential and logarithmic. Rates and proportions, linear systems of equations, inequalities, sequence, series, design of experiments, one- and two-variable descriptive statistics are also covered.

MATH 71  Intermediate Algebra

5 Units (Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 90   
Prerequisite: MATH 51 or MATH 51B or qualifying score on current department placement test

Extends concepts from elementary algebra to prepare students for college-level mathematics courses. Polynomial, rational, radical, exponential and logarithmic expressions are simplified, equations solved and functions graphed and studied; linear and nonlinear systems of equations and inequalities; conic sections; sequence, series and the binomial theorem

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Winter 201730217MATH:71MTWR7:30am - 11:00amM. Johnson61-2319
Winter 201730218MATH:71MTWR7:30am - 11:00amD. Rivers61-3414
Winter 201730219MATH:71MTWR7:30am - 11:00amT. Takashima61-2310
Winter 201730220MATH:71MTWR9:30am - 1:00pmJ. Mc Mullin61-3306
Winter 201730221MATH:71MTWR9:30am - 1:00pmT. Kojima61-3319
Winter 201730222MATH:71MTWR11:20am - 2:50pmM. Summers61-2406
Winter 201730223MATH:71MTWR11:20am - 2:50pmR. Loyd61-2410
Winter 201730224MATH:71MTWR11:20am - 2:50pmD. Rivers61-3414
Winter 201730225MATH:71MTWR11:20am - 2:50pmJ. Terreri61-3411
Winter 201730226MATH:71MTWR1:20pm - 4:50pmM. Case61-2418
Winter 201730227MATH:71MTWR3:00pm - 6:30pmJ. Terreri61-3411
Winter 201730228MATH:71MTWR6:40pm - 10:10pmS. Leung61-2306
Winter 201730657MATH:71MTWR9:30am - 1:00pmG. Peng61-3406
Winter 201731232MATH:71MTWR3:00pm - 6:30pmS. Leung61-2306
Winter 201731233MATH:71MTWR3:00pm - 6:30pmA. Lam61-2406
Winter 201731234MATH:71MTWR1:20pm - 4:50pm61-3310

MATH 71A  Intermediate Algebra - First Half

3 Units (Not Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: MATH 51 or MATH 51B or qualifying score on current department placement test

Algebra of functions, polynomials, and rational expressions; functions and their graphs; systems of equations with two or three variables; absolute value and compound inequalities. Covers approximately half of the MATH 71 topics. A student must complete both MATH 71A and 71B to have taken the equivalent of MATH 71, Intermediate Algebra.

MATH 71B  Intermediate Algebra - Second Half

3 Units (Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: MATH 71A

Quadratic equations and graphs; exponents, radicals and logarithms; conic sections. Covers remaining MATH 71 topics. A student must complete both MATH 71A AND 71B to have taken the equivalent of MATH 71, Intermediate Algebra.

MATH 71X  Practical Intermediate Algebra

5 Units (Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 90   
Prerequisite: MATH 51 or MATH 51B or qualifying score on current department placement test.

Intermediate Algebra for the non-calculus path. Polynomial, rational, radical, exponential, and logarithmic expressions are simplified, equations solved, and real-world phenomena are modeled using least-squares methods, functions graphed and analyzed; linear and nonlinear systems of equations and inequalities; sequences, series, and probabilities; data gathering instruments are used to sample data for curve fitting.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Winter 201730229MATH:71XMTWR7:30am - 11:00amM. Summers61-2406

MATH 96  Strategies for Math Success

1 Unit (Not Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for Pass/No Pass only)
Lecture: 18   

Perspectives, understandings and strategies to utilize a learning system for acquiring, understanding, remembering and producing mathematical knowledge. Course is appropriate for all levels of mathematics students.

MATH 99  Special Projects in Mathematics

2 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 36   

In order to offer selected students recognition for their academic interests and ability and the opportunity to explore their disciplines to greater depth, the math department from time to time offers Special Projects courses. The content of each course and the methods of study vary from semester to semester and depend on the particular project under consideration. Instructor authorization needed prior to enrollment.

MATH 100  Survey of College Mathematics

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: MATH 71 or MATH 71X or MATH 71B or qualifying score on current department placement test

Mathematical methods and reasoning. Topics include: set theory, logic, counting methods, probability and statistics, with additional topics selected from numeration and mathematical systems, number theory, geometry, graph theory and mathematical modeling.

MATH 110  Elementary Statistics

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: MATH 71 or MATH 71X or MATH 71B or qualifying score on current department placement test

Descriptive and inferential statistics and probability with emphasis on understanding statistical methods. Descriptive analysis of sample statistics, distribution of discrete and continuous random variables, estimation theory, tests of hypotheses, regression, correlation, and analysis of variance.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Winter 201730230MATH:110MTWR8:00am - 10:05amL. Huang61-2315
Winter 201730231MATH:110MTWR8:00am - 10:05amA. Selim61-3419
Winter 201730232MATH:110MTWR8:00am - 10:05amM. Humaciu61-2316
Winter 201730233MATH:110MTWR10:30am - 12:35pmM. Humaciu61-3419
Winter 201730234MATH:110MTWR10:30am - 12:35pmK. Wono61-3310
Winter 201730235MATH:110MTWR10:30am - 12:35pmB. Rolle61-3311
Winter 201730236MATH:110MTWR1:20pm - 3:25pmT. Kojima61-3319
Winter 201730237MATH:110MTWR1:20pm - 3:25pmK. Wono61-3415
Winter 201730288MATH:110MTWR4:45pm - 6:50pmR. Faradineh61-3415
Winter 201730289MATH:110MTWR4:45pm - 6:50pmC. Nguyen61-3315
Winter 201730290MATH:110MTWR7:00pm - 9:05pmM. Kim61-3418
Winter 201730291MATH:110MTWR7:00pm - 9:05pmR. Faradineh61-3415
Winter 201731154MATH:110MTWR7:00pm - 9:05pmC. Nguyen61-2418
Winter 201731235MATH:110MTWR4:45pm - 6:50pm61-2315
Winter 201731236MATH:110MTWR7:00pm - 9:05pm61-2406
Winter 201731237MATH:110MTWR1:20pm - 3:25pmD. Chen61-3306
Winter 201731650MATH:110MTWR10:30am - 12:35pmC. Kim61-2302

MATH 110H  Elementary Statistics - Honors

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: (MATH 71 or MATH 71X or MATH 71B or qualifying passing score on current department placement test) AND acceptance into the Honors Program.

Descriptive and inferential statistics and probability with an emphasis on understanding statistical methods. Descriptive analysis of sample statistics, distribution of discrete and continuous random variables, estimation theory, tests of hypotheses, regression, correlation, and analysis of variance.An honors course designed to provide an enriched experience. May not receive credit for MATH 110 and MATH 110H.

MATH 110S  Integrated Statistics

5 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 90   
Prerequisite: MATH 70S

MATH 110S is an elementary course in descriptive and inferential statistics. Observational and experimental studies, design of experiments, descriptive statistics, probability, discrete and continuous probability distributions, estimates, and hypothesis tests. For categorical data, inferences include one or two sample proportions, one- and two-way tables (chi-square goodness of fit). For quantitative data, inferences for one or two sample means, one-way ANOVA. Inferences in linear correlation and regression are included.

MATH 120  Finite Mathematics

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: MATH 71 or MATH 71X or MATH 71B or qualifying score on current department placement test

Linear programming, matrix theory, probability, statistics, stochastic processes, Markov chains, and math of finance. Applications for business, economics, and social sciences.

MATH 130  College Algebra

4 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 72   
Prerequisite: MATH 71 or MATH 71B or qualifying score on current department placement test

College-level Algebra course. Study of real numbers and sets, algebraic functions and relations, radicals and exponents, linear and quadratic equalities and inequalities, exponential and logarithmic functions, systems of linear and quadratic equations, complex numbers, series, theory of equations, mathematical induction and binomial formula.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Winter 201730292MATH:130MTWR7:30am - 10:20amL. Morales61-2419
Winter 201730293MATH:130MTWR7:30am - 10:20amJ. Wong61-3302
Winter 201730294MATH:130MTWR10:30am - 1:20pmT. Ho61-2315
Winter 201730295MATH:130MTWR10:30am - 1:20pm61-XXXX
Winter 201730296MATH:130MTWR10:30am - 1:20pmC. Perez61-2414
Winter 201730297MATH:130MTWR1:30pm - 4:20pmA. Birca61-2302
Winter 201730298MATH:130MTWR4:30pm - 7:20pmA. Birca61-2302
Winter 201730299MATH:130MTWR7:00pm - 9:50pmA. Lam61-3310

MATH 140  Calculus for Business

4 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 72   
Prerequisite: MATH 130 or MATH 160 or qualifying score on current department placement test

Calculus for business, social science, and non-science majors. Algebraic, logarithmic, and exponential functions; limits; differentiation with applications; various techniques of integration with applications; differential equations; multi variable calculus.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Winter 201730300MATH:140MTWR7:30am - 10:20amB. Rolle61-2311

MATH 150  Trigonometry

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: MATH 71 or MATH 71B or qualifying score on current department placement test AND MATH 61 or passing score on current geometry competency test.

Trigonometric functions and inverse trigonometric functions and the graphical representations of these functions; solutions to right and oblique triangles with laws of sines and cosines; vectors; solutions to trigonometric equations; identities; polar coordinates; complex numbers and DeMoivre's Theorem.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Winter 201730301MATH:150MTWR8:00am - 10:05amC. Perez61-2414
Winter 201730302MATH:150MTWR10:30am - 12:35pmA. Selim61-3410
Winter 201730303MATH:150MTWR1:30pm - 3:35pmC. Nguyen61-2315
Winter 201730304MATH:150MTWR4:45pm - 6:50pmM. Panchal61-3406

MATH 160  Precalculus Mathematics

4 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 72   
Prerequisite: MATH 150 or qualifying score on current department placement test

Prepares students for the calculus sequence. Real-valued functions, including algebraic, trigonometric, exponential, and logarithmic functions. Also includes proofs, inequalities, introductory analytical geometry, series, sequences, and vectors.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Winter 201730305MATH:160MTWR7:30am - 10:20amS. Childress61-2410
Winter 201730306MATH:160MTWR4:10pm - 7:00pmF. Tran61-2310
Winter 201730307MATH:160MTWR7:00pm - 9:50pmN. Alvarado61-3306

MATH 180  Calculus and Analytic Geometry

4 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 72   
Prerequisite: MATH 160 or qualifying score on current department placement test

Differential and integral calculus with applications. Functions, limits, the derivative, curve sketching, optimization, and rules for differentiation of algebraic, exponential, logarithmic, and trigonometric functions with their inverses, with applications. Indefinite and definite integrals.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Winter 201730308MATH:180MTWR10:30am - 1:20pmB. Nguyen61-3302
Winter 201730309MATH:180MTWR10:30am - 1:20pmH. Griffith61-2306
Winter 201730310MATH:180MTWR7:10pm - 10:00pmF. Tran61-2310
Winter 201731051MATH:180MTWR7:30am - 10:20amH. Griffith61-2306

MATH 181  Calculus and Analytic Geometry

4 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 72   
Prerequisite: MATH 180

Differential and integral calculus with infinite series and applications. Includes applications of integration, techniques of integration, numerical integration, indeterminate forms and improper integrals, differential equations, and polar coordinates.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Winter 201730311MATH:181MTWR4:10pm - 7:00pmJ. Sholars61-2316

MATH 245  A Transition to Advanced Mathematics

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: MATH 181

A transition to the rigors of upper-division mathematics courses. Basic set theory and logic, relations, functions, mathematical induction, the well-ordering principle, countable and uncountable sets, the Schroder-Bernstein Theorem, the axiom of choice, Zorn's Lemma, the Heine-Borel Theorem, the Bolzano-Weierstrass Theorem. Special emphasis on how to present and understand mathematical proofs.

MATH 260  Linear Algebra

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: MATH 181

Matrices, linear systems, determinants, vector and inner product spaces, linear transforms, eigenvalues, and eigenvectors.

MATH 280  Calculus and Analytic Geometry

5 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 90   
Prerequisite: MATH 181

Multivariate and vector calculus, which includes vectors in two and three space and surfaces in space. Analysis of vector-valued functions. Partial derivatives, differentials, the chain rule, directional derivatives, and the gradient. Extrema of functions of several variables with applications. Multiple integrals in various coordinate systems with applications. Vector fields, line integrals, and independence of path. Green's Theorem, surface integrals, flux, divergence, and curl. Stokes' Theorem and the Divergence Theorem.

MATH 285  Linear Algebra and Differential Equations

5 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 90   
Prerequisite: MATH 280

First order ordinary differential equations, with applications and numerical methods. Solutions to higher order differential equations using undetermined coefficients, variation of parameters, and power series, with applications. Solutions to linear and non-linear systems of differential equations, including numerical solutions. Matrix algebra, solutions of linear systems of equations, and determinants. Vector spaces, linear independence, basis and dimension, subspace and inner product space, including the Gram-Schmidt procedure. Linear transformations, kernel and range, eigenvalues, eigenvectors, diagonalization and symmetric matrices.

MATH 290  Differential Equations

4-4 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 72   
Prerequisite: MATH 280

First-order ordinary differential equations, including separable, linear, homogeneous, Bernoulli, and exact, with applications and numerical methods. Solutions to higher-order differential equations using undetermined coefficients, variation of parameters, power series, and Laplace transforms, with applications. Solutions to linear and non-linear systems of differential equations, including numerical solutions.

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