MATH6401: Learning and Teaching Pre-Algebra (2019-2020)


This introductory course is for teachers to learn the content of PMI Pre-Algebra and how to teach that course, and the middle school courses upon which it is based, to students.  The course focuses on numeracy, as well as algebraic and graphical representations of linear relationships.  All future study of mathematics requires a full understanding of these topics, which include numbers and operations; scientific notation; expressions; solving and graphing equations & inequalities; ratios & proportions; percentages; and probability & statistics.

Credits: 4

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Colorado State University - Global Campus

CSU-Global offers optional graduate credit for NJCTL courses completed with a B- or better for a transcription cost of $85 per credit. Up to 18 of those credits may be applied towards a 36-credit CSU-Global MSTL, with CSU-Global providing NJCTL alumni a 10% discount on the cost of their 18 credits.


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