Mathematics for Social Sciences


Spring 2018

The online section is being done entirely on WebAssign. See Mrs.Nada Al-Hanna's website for more information.  

May 10th Webassign Test-Out Exam

There will be an OPTIONAL comprehensive webassign test-out exam on Thursday, May 10th in the library rooms 204A and 204B. It will available for any student who receive (or think they may receive) a D or an F in Math 1320 during the spring 2018 semester.If you pass this test-out exam with a 70% or better, then your grade for Math 1320 will be changed to a C. You can register for the test-out exam starting on Friday, May 4th . Registration ends Tuesday, May 8th at 11:59PM. On the test-out exam, you will be provided with a formula sheet (the same formula sheet that you are provided with on your final exam). See this flyer for more information.  

Maymester Workshop

We will offer a Maymester workshop. The workshop will begin on Thursday May 24 and end June 8, 2018. Classes will meet from 9:00AM to 12:00 PM, every day except on the following dates May 26, 27 & 28, and June 3. It will be available to students who received a D or an F in math 1320 during the spring 2018 semester. Students will take one written comprehensive final exam. If students pass with a 70% or better, then their grade for Math 1320 will be changed to a "C".See this flyer for more information.   

Overview

Math 1320 is a precalculus course for liberal arts, business, and other non-science majors. The topics covered include:

  • Linear, quadratic, exponential and logarithmic functions;
  • Systems of linear equations;
  • Matrix algebra;
  • The mathematics of finance;
  • The algebra of sets; and
  • Probability.

Students are strongly encouraged to study the course objectives (see link on the left,) since mastering these objectives will ensure a successful completion of the course.


Information for Faculty

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Math 1320 Coordinator

Nada Al-Hanna

  • Office: Bell Hall 325
  • Phone: 747-8898
  • Email: nfalhanna@utep.edu
  • Page last modified: 26 Apr 2018, 12:57 PM