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MTH 170: Math for Beginning Programmers

This class is no longer offered as of Winter 2016.

In this course, students will learn the basic mathematical materials expected of a beginning programmer. Topics such as basic properties of mathematical operations, number representations, integer specialties, number bases, Boolean logic, subscripts, functions, set theory, descriptive statistics (mean, median, mode, quartiles, percentiles, range, variance, standard deviation, linear regression) and trig and log functions will be covered.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; Academic Math Level 2

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