Catalog Details

MA 2110 - Mathematics in Our World I
Credits: 4
A mathematics course for those pursuing majors in Early Childhood Studies and Elementary Education. The instruction format emphasizes activity-based learning, problem-solving, cooperative learning, and communication. Students study mathematics foundational to teaching mathematics at the K-6 level including topics from numbers, arithmetic operations, number theory, fractions, rational numbers, ratios, percentages, and proportions. Students are asked to reason inductively, deductively, and by using analogies. Students solve problems which require creative thought in addition to recollection of facts. Falls and Springs. Prerequisite(s): regular admission to Plymouth.

*All course information is from the 2016-2017 Catalog.