Scottsdale Community College
Feb 4, 2013 to May 4, 2013
Cost per enrollment: Free
- Provides video lectures
- Provides opportunities to interact with the instructor or students
- Uses discussion forums
- You will not be given a final grade in this course
Full course description
This course is a review of Basic Arithmetic skills that serve as a prerequisite for placement into and success in pre-college and college-level algebra courses. In this course, primary emphasis will be placed on fundamental operations with whole numbers, fractions, decimals, and integers. Other topics covered include proportions, percentages, representations of data, geometric figures, and measurement.
Students who should take this course include: those that have an interest in brushing up on arithmetic skills prior to taking an upcoming placement test or those that have not had math in many years and want to review foundational skills and concepts.
This course provides free digital access to all required materials including a student workbook, lesson videos, and online homework practice and assessment.
The course instructor recommends purchase of a textbook or other course materials. Please see the details below.
Title / Materials: Basic Arithmetic Student Workbook
Purchase Info: Hard copy ($13.96) at Lulu.com or access via free digital download: http://www.lulu.com/shop/donna-gaudet/basic-arithmetic-student-workbook/paperback/product-20602449.html
Donna Gaudet, Ed.D.
Professor of Mathematics
Donna Gaudet is an instructor of mathematics at Scottsdale Community College in Scottsdale, Arizona. She received her Ed.D in Instructional Technology and Distance Education from Nova Southeastern University in 2006. She also earned an M.S. in Applied Mathematics from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs (1991) and a B.A. in Mathematics from the same school (1989). Donna has used technology actively in her courses since the mid-1990s and her current interest is in the design and delivery of hybrid and online learning experiences and courses.