Developmental Math (DMA)

DMA 010     Operations With Integers1.25/1

This course provides a conceptual study of integers and integer operations. Topics include integers, absolute value, exponents, square roots, perimeter and area of basic geometric figures, Pythagorean theorem, and use of the correct order of operations. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of pertinent concepts and principles and apply this knowledge in the evaluation of expressions.

Prerequisite: None

Corequisite: None

DMA 020     Fractions and Decimals1.25/1

This course provides a conceptual study of the relationship between fractions and decimals and covers related problems. Topics include application of operations and solving contextual application problems, including determining the circumference and area of circles with the concept of pi. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the connections between fractions and decimals.

Prerequisite: Take DMA 010;

Corequisite: None

DMA 030     Proportion/Ratios/Rates/Percents1.25/1

This course provides a conceptual study of the problems that are represented by rates, ratios, percent, and proportions. Topics include rates, ratios, percent, proportion, conversion of English and metric units, and applications of the geometry of similar triangles. Upon completion, students should be able to use their understanding to solve conceptual application problems.

Prerequisite: Take DMA 010 DMA 020;

Corequisite: None