# Course Descriptions

## Courses matching DMA

Hrs Per Week: | Sem Hrs: | ||||
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Prefix No | Course Name | Class | Lab | Clin/Exp | Credit |

DMA 010 | Operations With Integers | 0.8 | 0.5 | 0.0 | 1.0 |

Prerequisites: None | |||||

Corequisites: None | |||||

This course provides a conceptual study of integers and integer operations. Topics include integers, absolute value, exponents, square roots, perimeter and area of basic geometric figures, Pythagorean theorem, and use of the correct order of operations. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of pertinent concepts and principles and apply this knowledge in the evaluation of expressions. | |||||

DMA 020 | Fractions and Decimals | 0.8 | 0.5 | 0.0 | 1.0 |

Prerequisites: DMA 010 | |||||

Corequisites: None | |||||

This course provides a conceptual study of the relationship between fractions and decimals and covers related problems. Topics include application of operations and solving contextual application problems, including determining the circumference and area of circles with the concept of pi. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the connections between fractions and decimals. | |||||

DMA 030 | Rates, Ratios, Proportions and Percent | 0.8 | 0.5 | 0.0 | 1.0 |

Prerequisites: DMA 010, DMA 020 | |||||

Corequisites: None | |||||

This course provides a conceptual study of the problems that are represented by rates, ratios, percent, and proportions. Topics include rates, ratios, percent, proportion, conversion of English and metric units, and applications of the geometry of similar triangles. Upon completion, students should be able to use their understanding to solve conceptual application problems. | |||||

DMA 040 | Expressions, Linear Equations and Inequalities | 0.8 | 0.5 | 0.0 | 1.0 |

Prerequisites: DMA 010, DMA 020, DMA 030 | |||||

Corequisites: None | |||||

This course provides a conceptual study of problems involving linear expressions, equations, and inequalities. Emphasis is placed on solving contextual application problems. Upon completion, students should be able to distinguish between simplifying expressions and solving equations and apply this knowledge to problems involving linear expressions, equations, and inequalities. | |||||

DMA 050 | Graphs and Equations of Lines | 0.8 | 0.5 | 0.0 | 1.0 |

Prerequisites: DMA 010, DMA 020, DMA 030, DMA 040 | |||||

Corequisites: None | |||||

This course provides a conceptual study of problems involving graphic and algebraic representations of lines. Topics include slope, equations of lines, interpretation of basic graphs, and linear modeling. Upon completion, students should be able to solve contextual application problems and represent real-world situations as linear equations in two variables. | |||||

DMA 060 | Polynomials and Quadratic Applications | 0.8 | 0.5 | 0.0 | 1.0 |

Prerequisites: DMA 010, DMA 020, DMA 030, DMA 040, DMA 050 | |||||

Corequisites: None | |||||

This course provides a conceptual study of problems involving graphic and algebraic representations of quadratics. Topics include basic polynomial operations, factoring polynomials, and solving polynomial equations by means of factoring. Upon completion, students should be able to find algebraic solutions to contextual problems with quadratic applications. | |||||

DMA 070 | Rational Expressions and Equations | 0.8 | 0.5 | 0.0 | 1.0 |

Prerequisites: DMA 010, DMA 020, DMA 030, DMA 040, DMA 050, DMA 060 | |||||

Corequisites: None | |||||

This course provides a conceptual study of problems involving graphic and algebraic representation of rational equations. Topics include simplifying and performing operations with rational expressions and equations, understanding the domain, and determining the reasonableness of an answer. Upon completion, students should be able to find algebraic solutions to contextual problems with rational applications. | |||||

DMA 080 | Radical Expressions and Equations | 0.8 | 0.5 | 0.0 | 1.0 |

Prerequisites: DMA 010, DMA 020, DMA 030, DMA 040, DMA 050, DMA 060, DMA 070 | |||||

Corequisites: None | |||||

This course provides a conceptual study of the manipulation of radicals and the application of radical equations to real-world problems. Topics include simplifying and performing operation with radical expressions and rational exponents, solving equations and determining the reasonableness of an answer. Upon completion, students should be able to find algebraic solutions to contextual problems with radical applications. | |||||

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