Course Details

MATH 034A Basic Mathematics and Study Skills

4 hours lecture, 4 units
Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass Option

Description: This course is an introduction to fundamental concepts of arithmetic. Emphasis is placed on addition, subtraction, multiplication, division and exponentiation on whole numbers, fractions, and decimals. Topics also include simple percents and ratios, systems of measurement, and applications of these topics. Students learn basic study skills necessary for success in mathematics courses. This course is intended for students preparing for Prealgebra.