MAT 1120 - MATHEMATICS FOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TEACHERS II

 
MAT 1120 is a 3 credit course that meets for four hours each week. The extra hour will be used for students to work in groups using manipulatives.
 

Topics

Statistics, probability, geometry and measurement.
 

Prerequisites

Students qualify for MAT 1120 by having achieved one of the following:
  • a grade of C- or higher in MAT 1110 taken at Wayne State University in the previous 12 months.
  • satisfactory score on the Mathematics Placement Exam in the previous 12 months, and transfer of MAT 1110 equivalent with a grade of C or higher.
  • a validated SAT Math score of 600 or higher, and transfer of MAT 1110 equivalent with a grade of C or higher.
  • a validated ACT Math score of 26 or higher, and transfer of MAT 1110 equivalent with a grade of C or higher.
  • Post baccalaureate students qualify by any of the above methods, or by satisfactory completion of a college mathematics class at the level of precalculus or above, and transfer of MAT 1110 equivalent with a grade of C or higher.
For placement at this level, students should have a command of algebra and basic geometry corresponding to approximately three years of college preparatory mathematics.
 

Textbook

  1. MATHEMATICS For Elementary Teachers, A Conceptual Approach, Ninth Edition, by Bennett, Burton, and Nelson 
  2. MATHEMATICS For Elementary Teachers, An Activities Approach, Ninth Edition, by Bennett, Burton, and Nelson 
  3. Manipulative Kit
All three items may be purchased together for a discounted price. 
 

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