Courses

Lower Division Requirements

MAT101 Orientation to the Discipline

This course is designed to introduce students to the basic skills necessary for academic success in the discipline of Mathematics and to provide students with an overview of professions in which that major may be applied. Pass/Fail. (1 unit; Spring)

MAT101-A
Willett, Robert James
01/09/2019 - Online

MAT125 Math Concepts & Applications I

This course will include instruction in the following areas: critical thinking, sets, systems of numeration, number theory, the real number system, algebra, graphs, and functions. Students will analyze complex problems, apply logical reasoning techniques learned from the above-mentioned areas, evaluate the truth of mathematical statements, and apply different solution strategies. This course will partially fulfill the requirements for a Liberal Studies waiver. Prerequisite: MAT 115 or sufficient SAT, ACT or math placement exam scores and appropriate high school mathematics background. (3 units; Fall)

MAT125-A
Morris, Elizabeth Ann
09/04/2018 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Yeager Center B252

MAT127 Math Concepts & Applications II

This course will include instruction in the following areas: critical thinking, two and three dimensional geometry, representational systems, methods for determining measurement, statistics, data analysis, and probability. Students will analyze complex problems, apply logical reasoning techniques learned from the above-mentioned areas, evaluate the truth of mathematical statements, and apply different solution strategies. Prerequisite: MAT 125. (3 units; Spring)

MAT127-A
Morris, Elizabeth Ann
01/09/2019 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM TBA

MAT135 Pre-Calculus

This course is designed to prepare a student for Calculus I. It will include instruction in the following areas: Review of systems of equations and inequalities, functions and their graphs, sequences, induction, counting, probability, trigonometry, analytical geometry, and pre-calculus material. Prerequisite: MAT 115 or sufficient SAT, ACT or math placement exam scores and appropriate high school mathematics background. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

MAT135-A
McCord, Kristin Lea
09/04/2018 MWF 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Yeager Center B111
MAT135-A
Cordero, Ricardo J.
01/09/2019 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA

MAT245 Analytical Geometry & Calculus I

Basic concepts of analytical geometry, limits and derivatives, differentials and rates, integration, definite and indefinite integrals, differentiation of logarithmic and exponential functions. Prerequisite: MAT 135, 145, EGR 182, or sufficient SAT, ACT or math placement exam scores and appropriate high school mathematics background. (4 units; Fall/Spring)

MAT245-A
Willett, Robert James
05/07/2018 MTWTh 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM BUS 251
MAT245-B
McCord, Kristin Lea
09/04/2018 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Health Science Campus ONLN
MAT245-A
Cordero, Ricardo J.
09/04/2018 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM BUS ONLN
MAT245-A
Nielsen Hernandez, Michelle
01/09/2019 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM BUS ONLN
MAT245-B
Nielsen Hernandez, Michelle
01/09/2019 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM BUS ONLN
MAT245-A
Willett, Robert James
05/06/2019 MTWTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM TBA

MAT250 Modelng & Apps of Calculus

The study of symbolic languages, such as Mathematics, Maple, and MATLAB, for the use and application in Calculus and modeling courses. Prerequisite: MAT 245. (2 units; Spring)M§·µQ¥©

MAT250-A
Sill, Michael R.
01/09/2019 WF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM James Complex 375

MAT255 Anlytical Geometry & Calculus II

Continued study and applications of integration: volumes, lengths, surface of revolution; derivatives and integrals involving trigonometric functions, infinite series, expansion of functions, hyperbolic functions, law of the mean, partial fractions, polar coordinates, and conic sections. Prerequisite: MAT 245. (4 units; Fall/Spring)

MAT255-A
Best, Elliott A.
07/02/2018 - Online
MAT255-A
Willett, Robert James
09/04/2018 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Mission Hall ONLN
MAT255-B
Willett, Robert James
09/04/2018 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Mission Hall ONLN
MAT255-A
Willett, Robert James
01/09/2019 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM TBA ONLN
MAT255-B
Sill, Michael R.
01/09/2019 MWF 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM TBA ONLN

Upper Division Requirements

EDU341 The Exceptional Child

The nature, determinants, adjustments, and problems of persons who have cognitive gifts and talents, cognitive delays, physical disabilities, learning disabilities, and who have emotional or behavior disorders will be studied in conjunction with appropriate educational interventions in the mainstream classroom and other settings. The course will acquaint students with (a) characteristics and needs of children with disabilities that affect learning, (b) methods of assessing disabilities, (c) components of the Individual Education Program (IEP), (d) instructional strategies and material, (e) positive behavior support, (f) special needs of families of learners with disabilities, (g) agencies and professional supporting learners with disabilities, and (h) legislation, including Public Law 94-142, IDEA (Part B and Part H), the American Disabilities Act (ADA), and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (“Section 504”), as well as subsequent amendments relevant to special education. Ten hours of fieldwork is required. A certificate of clearance is required prior to engaging in fieldwork. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

EDU341-A
McNair, Jeff L
09/04/2018 W 4:30 PM - 6:55 PM Yeager Center ONLN
EDU341-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 W 4:30 PM - 6:55 PM TBA ONLN

EDU409 Educational Psychology

This course will equip candidates to appraise the relationship between the theories and practices of human development and teaching/learning methods. Specifically, candidates will examine the manner in which world view perspectives of developmental forces impact classroom policies and procedures. The role of assessment in determining student needs and designing appropriate pedagogical strategies will also be emphasized. This course will solidify understanding of the strengths-based approach to making the pedagogical decisions required in the TPA process. Four (4) hours of fieldwork is required. Prerequisite: Education Committee Acceptance. (3 units; Fall; Spring; Summer)

EDU409-A
Jones, Jason C.
05/07/2018 Th 4:30 PM - 6:55 PM Yeager Center ONLN
EDU409-B
Walters, Keith A
09/04/2018 T 7:05 PM - 9:30 PM Yeager Center ONLN
EDU409-C
Walters, Keith A
09/04/2018 Th 4:30 PM - 6:55 PM Yeager Center ONLN
EDU409-A
Walters, Keith A
09/04/2018 T 4:30 PM - 6:55 PM Yeager Center ONLN
EDU409-D
Walters, Keith A
09/04/2018 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM James Complex 192
EDU409-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 T 4:30 PM - 6:55 PM TBA ONLN
EDU409-B
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 T 7:05 PM - 9:30 PM TBA ONLN
EDU409-C
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 Th 4:30 PM - 6:55 PM TBA ONLN
EDU409-D
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM TBA
EDU409-A
STAFF, STAFF
05/06/2019 Th 4:30 PM - 6:55 PM Yeager Center ONLN
EDU409-B
STAFF, STAFF
05/06/2019 Th 7:05 PM - 9:30 PM Yeager Center ONLN

EDU411 Theories&MethodsofTchngDivStdnts

This course will equip candidates with the theories and practices connected to working with diverse student populations. Candidates will examine the manner in which societal and cultural forces have impacted current perspectives of equity especially as they relate to special needs and English language learning students. The role of assessment in determining student needs and designing appropriate pedagogical strategies will also be emphasized. This course will solidify understanding of the strengths-based approach to making adaptations required in the TPA process. Ten (10) hours of fieldwork is required. Prerequisite: Credential Program Acceptance. (3 units; Fall; Spring; Summer)

EDU411-B
Sanchez, John Pablo
05/07/2018 Th 7:05 PM - 9:30 PM Yeager Center ONLN
EDU411-C
Pike, Rosenda A
09/04/2018 Th 4:30 PM - 6:55 PM Yeager Center ONLN
EDU411-B
Pike, Rosenda A
09/04/2018 T 7:05 PM - 9:30 PM Yeager Center ONLN
EDU411-A
Ferko, Doreen J.
09/04/2018 T 4:30 PM - 6:55 PM Yeager Center ONLN
EDU411-D
Pike, Rosenda A
09/04/2018 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Building 36 36A1
EDU411-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 T 4:30 PM - 6:55 PM TBA ONLN
EDU411-B
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 T 7:05 PM - 9:30 PM TBA ONLN
EDU411-C
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 Th 7:05 PM - 9:30 PM TBA ONLN
EDU411-A
STAFF, STAFF
05/06/2019 T 4:30 PM - 6:55 PM Yeager Center ONLN
EDU411-B
STAFF, STAFF
05/06/2019 T 7:05 PM - 9:30 PM Yeager Center ONLN

ETC407 Technology and Learning

Candidates will examine and apply various instructional theories and technologies to enhance student engagement and achievement. Candidates will demonstrate proficiency in various computer, web, and mobile device applications for the K-12 classroom and evaluate their relative effectiveness in relation to student achievement. (3 units; Fall/Spring/Summer)

ETC407-B
Morris, Stephen A.
05/07/2018 Th 7:05 PM - 9:30 PM Yeager Center ONLN
ETC407-E
Castillo, Keith A.
05/07/2018 T 7:05 PM - 9:30 PM Yeager Center ONLN
ETC407-C
Castillo, Keith A.
05/07/2018 T 4:30 PM - 6:55 PM Yeager Center ONLN
ETC407-A
Morris, Stephen A.
05/07/2018 Th 4:30 PM - 6:55 PM Yeager Center ONLN
ETC407-A
Castillo, Keith A.
09/04/2018 T 7:05 PM - 9:30 PM Yeager Center ONLN
ETC407-B
Morris, Stephen A.
09/04/2018 Th 7:05 PM - 9:30 PM Yeager Center ONLN
ETC407-C
Morris, Stephen A.
09/04/2018 Th 4:30 PM - 6:55 PM Yeager Center ONLN
ETC407-D
Castillo, Keith A.
09/04/2018 T 4:30 PM - 6:55 PM Yeager Center ONLN
ETC407-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 T 7:05 PM - 9:30 PM TBA ONLN
ETC407-B
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 Th 4:30 PM - 6:55 PM TBA ONLN
ETC407-C
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 Th 7:05 PM - 9:30 PM TBA ONLN
ETC407-D
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 T 4:30 PM - 6:55 PM TBA
ETC407-A
STAFF, STAFF
05/06/2019 Th 4:30 PM - 6:55 PM Yeager Center ONLN
ETC407-B
STAFF, STAFF
05/06/2019 Th 7:05 PM - 9:30 PM Yeager Center ONLN
ETC407-C
STAFF, STAFF
05/06/2019 T 4:30 PM - 6:55 PM Yeager Center ONLN

MAT313 Mathematical Proofs/Structures

A study of various methods of proofs and mathematical structures covering logic, universal and existential quantifiers, sets, functions, and selected topics in discrete mathematics, linear algebra, abstract algebra, and real analysis. This is a bridge course to abstract mathematics and should be taken prior to or concurrently with courses in linear or abstract algebra, and real or complex analysis. Prerequisite: MAT 245. (3 units, Interdisciplinary; Fall/Spring)

MAT313-A
Hernandez, Lisa
09/04/2018 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Building 36 36B
MAT313-A
Hernandez, Lisa
01/09/2019 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA

MAT353 Probability & Statistics

A calculus based course covering discrete and continuous distributions, expectations, the normal distribution, the central limit theorem, the binomial distribution, and various topics in statistical theory such as point estimation, hypothesis testing, and linear regression. Prerequisite: MAT 245. (3 units; Fall)

MAT353-A
Nielsen Hernandez, Michelle
09/04/2018 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM James Complex 166

MAT363 Hist of Math & Theory of Numbers

A study of the History of Mathematics from ancient to modern times: Elementary topics in number theory, linear congruencies, Fermat and Wilson theorems, quadratic reciprocity laws. Pre- or co- requisite: MAT313. (3 units; Interdisciplinary, Multicultural; Fall)

MAT363-A
Willett, Robert James
09/04/2018 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM James Complex 192

MAT403 Linear Algebra

Vector spaces; matrices, rank and systems of linear equations; linear transformation; similarity and diagonalization theorems; eigenvectors and eigenvalues. Prerequisite: MAT 313. (3 units; Spring)

MAT403-A
Willett, Robert James
01/09/2019 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM TBA

MAT463 Fund Concepts of Geometry

An advanced study of concepts of Euclidean geometry and an introduction to non-Euclidean geometry. Theorems and proofs are emphasized. Prerequisite: MAT 313. (3 units; Spring)

MAT463-A
Sill, Michael R.
01/09/2019 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM TBA

MAT499 Capstone

The course is designed to be a culminating experience for senior students who are preparing to teach mathematics at the junior/senior high school level. The course provides students an opportunity to reflect on the critical assignments that have been completed throughout their coursework and relate these lessons to the career of teaching. Prerequisite: Permission of Department Chair. (4 units; Fall/Spring)

MAT499-A
Morris, Elizabeth Ann
09/04/2018 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Yeager Center A111
MAT499-A
Morris, Elizabeth Ann
01/09/2019 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Yeager Center A111

Elective Requirements

Complete a set of two courses from the following:

MAT343 Multivariable Calculus

Study and applications of vector analysis, partial differentiation, multiple integration, Jacobians, theorems of Green and Stokes, and divergence theorem. Prerequisite: MAT 255. (4 units; Fall/Spring)

MAT343-A
Pankowski, Franciszek
09/04/2018 MWF 7:00 AM - 7:45 AM James Complex 189
MAT343-C
Sill, Michael R.
09/04/2018 T 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM BUS 251
MAT343-B
Pankowski, Franciszek
09/04/2018 MWF 7:45 AM - 8:30 AM James Complex 189
MAT343-A
Pankowski, Franciszek
01/09/2019 MWF 7:45 AM - 8:30 AM TBA

MAT443 Advanced Calculus

An introduction to real analysis and topology covering the completeness of the real numbers, sequences, limits, continuity, uniform continuity, Riemann integrability, topology of the real numbers, topological spaces, connectedness, compactness, and metric spaces. Prerequisite: MAT 313. (3 units; Spring)

MAT443-A
Cordero, Ricardo J.
01/09/2019 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM TBA

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PHY214 Physics I with Lab

A study of mechanics, heat and thermodynamics, waves, sound, and the mathematical methods of physics. Lecture (3 units) and required laboratory (1 unit). Additional lab fee. Prerequisite: MAT 145 or 245. (4 units; Fall)

PHY214-A
Buchholz, James R
05/07/2018 Th 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM James Complex 122
PHY214-B
Sill, Michael R.
09/04/2018 M 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM BUS 125
PHY214-A
Sill, Michael R.
09/04/2018 M 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM BUS 125
PHY214-D
Sill, Michael R.
09/04/2018 Th 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM BUS 125
PHY214-C
Sill, Michael R.
09/04/2018 T 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM BUS 125

PHY224 Physics II with Lab

A continuation of PHY 214, including a study of electricity, magnetism, electromagnetic waves, optics, and modern physics topics. Lecture (3 units) and required laboratory (1 unit). Additional lab fee. Prerequisite: PHY 214. (4 units; Spring)

PHY224-A
Buchholz, James R
07/02/2018 Th 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM James Complex 121
PHY224-A
Buchholz, James R
01/09/2019 M 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM TBA
PHY224-B
Buchholz, James R
01/09/2019 T 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM TBA
PHY224-C
Buchholz, James R
01/09/2019 Th 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM TBA
PHY224-D
Buchholz, James R
01/09/2019 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM TBA