Skagit Valley College

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 Course Title:   HS21+ Mathematics

 Title Abbreviation:   HS21+ MATH

 Department:    HSC

 Course #:    40

 Credits:    10

 Variable:     Yes

 IUs:    10

 CIP:    320204

 EPC:    n/a

 REV:    2018

 Course Description  

This course covers topics in fulfillment of math requirements for the HS21+ diploma.


Prerequisite: Completion of HSC 010 or permission.

Additional Course Details

Contact Hours (based on 11 week quarter)

Lecture: 110

Lab: 0

Other: 0

Systems: 0

Clinical: 0

Intent: Distribution Requirement(s) Status:  

Academic N/A  

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Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate completion of HS21+ diploma math requirements.
  2. Demonstrate competency in basic geometry and beginning algebra.
  3. Apply knowledge of math concepts and procedures to carry out a task.
  4. Define and select data used in solving mathematical problems.

General Education Learning Values & Outcomes

Revised August 2008 and affects outlines for 2008 year 1 and later.

8. Mathematical Reasoning

Definition: Understanding and applying concepts of mathematics and logical reasoning in a variety of contexts, both academic and non-academic.

Outcomes: Students will be able to . . .
8.1 Analyze problems to determine what mathematical principles apply.
8.2 Correctly apply logical reasoning and mathematical principles to solve problems.
8.3 Interpret information and reasoning expressed mathematically (for example in spreadsheets, diagrams, charts, formulas, etc.).
8.4 Communicate mathematical information effectively.

Course Contents

  1. Basic geometry.
  2. Beginning algebra.
  3. Specialized vocabulary for geometry and algebra.
  4. Approaches to solving math problems.