MATH 148 Mathematics for Elementary Teachers I

Started on January 1, 1970

3 hours
This is the first course in a two-semester sequence for elementary teachers covering the fundamental ideas and theories of mathematics beginning with arithmetic. Topics include problem solving, sets, whole numbers, integers, rational numbers, real numbers and algebraic expressions. Mathematical reasoning and precision of language are emphasized. Although various perspectives and approaches are taken for individual topics, this content course is not a methods course in the teaching of mathematics.
Prerequisites: MATH 097 with a grade of C or better, or equivalent Accuplacer exam score.