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MATH 1080 - Introduction to Technical Mathematics |

Prerequisite: MATH 0745 or MATH 0890 or placement test.
The course is to meet the needs of engineering technology students as they encounter problems that occur in the world of work. The course emphasizes the use of a scientific calculator to cover algebra from basic equations, the metric system, conversion factors, the use of measurement equipment and common geometric relationships. Right angle trigonometry, and practical applications from a variety of technical areas with emphasis on logical thinking and application to engineering problems. Blueprint reading topics will include lines, views, dimensions, notes, and sections. Common symbols used on drawings for welding and tolerances are introduced. Students must have a scientific calculator, however when continuing the technical math series the recommended calculator type is the TI-84 Plus.
4.000 Credit hours 4.000 Lecture hours Levels: Credit Schedule Types: Hybrid, Independent Study, Lecture, Online, Online WSR Virtual Meeting req Computer/IS/Engineer Tech Division Eng CADT MATH PHYS MECT ENGR Department Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: Credit Prerequisites: Credit level MATH 0745 Minimum Grade of S or Credit level MATH 0745 Minimum Grade of SC or Credit level MATH 0750 Minimum Grade of S or Credit level MATH 0890 Minimum Grade of S or Math Level 1 1 or Math Level 2 2 or Math Level 3 3 or Pre-Algebra 39 or ACT Math 19 or SAT Mathematics 460 or Accuplacer Arithmetic 080 or Accuplacer Elementary Algebra 045 or SAT Math Section Score 460 or NG - Arithmetic 263 or NG - Quantitative Reasoning 240 |

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