Intro. to Contemporary Mathematics


Course Overview

Course Code: MATH-130

Department: Mathematics

Credit Hours: 3.00

Illinois Articulation Initiative Number: IAI M1 904

Textbook Information: Bookstore website

A selection of mathematical principles to better understand issues in a contemporary society. The focus is on mathematical reasoning and the solving of real-life problems rather than routine skills and appreciation. Topics include mathematical modeling, probability and statistics, graph theory, and linear programming. Prerequisite: Math placement at MATH 130; or the completion of MATH 107 with a grade of C or better. Refer to placement chart in college catalog for detailed information.

Course Schedule

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Term: Fall 2022

Section Name: MATH-130-HF01D

Location: Main Campus

Available Seats: 4

Faculty Name: J. Palm

Min Credits: 3.00

Comments: Students are expected to contact their instructor by the end of the first day of class to communicate their preference to meet face to face or remotely. If you do not have access to computer resources or have limited internet connection outside of campus, please utilize the free computer and internet access available at the main campus and all education centers.

Term: Fall 2022

Section Name: MATH-130-MC01D

Location: Main Campus

Available Seats: 10

Faculty Name: J. Palm

Min Credits: 3.00

Comments:

Term: Fall 2022

Section Name: MATH-130-OP01D

Location: Online

Available Seats: 16

Faculty Name: J. Palm

Min Credits: 3.00

Comments:

Term: Spring 2023

Section Name: MATH-130-HF01D

Location: Main Campus

Available Seats: 25

Faculty Name: J. Palm

Min Credits: 3.00

Comments: Students are expected to contact their instructor by the end of the first day of class to communicate their preference to meet face to face or remotely. If you do not have access to computer resources or have limited internet connection outside of campus, please utilize the free computer and internet access available at the main campus and all education centers.

Term: Spring 2023

Section Name: MATH-130-MC01D

Location: Main Campus

Available Seats: 26

Faculty Name: J. Palm

Min Credits: 3.00

Comments:

Term: Spring 2023

Section Name: MATH-130-OP01D

Location: Online

Available Seats: 25

Faculty Name: J. Palm

Min Credits: 3.00

Comments: Students are REQUIRED to meet for a proctored midterm exam and final exam on the Main Campus, KC Education Centers, or an apporved testing location. Students must log into the class and complete assignments during the first 4 days of the semester.

Term: Summer 2022

Section Name: MATH-130-OP01D

Location: Online

Available Seats: 8

Faculty Name: J. Palm

Min Credits: 3.00

Comments: Students will complete PROCTORED exams during the summer semester. In order to complete these exams, students must have access to a laptop with a camera or have a webcam to use with their laptop. Instructors at Kaskaskia College are using different proctoring tools for assessment. Some tools may not be available using a Chromebook. Also, students must log into the class and complete assignments during the first 4 days of the semester.

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