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Product Details

Course Length:

One-Semester Course

Course Description:

This course is a dual credit course offered in cooperation with our partner, Helena College.  A separate application to Helena College is required.

This course is designed to meet the general education mathematics requirement for the liberal arts major. It surveys some of the important ideas and practical applications in mathematics and uses algebra skills to solve real problems. Topics include problem-solving, financial math, mathematical modeling (linear and quadratic), and elementary statistics.

This course is available for dual credit only.  Students may not take this course without the college credit component.  Students that neglect to apply or don’t qualify for Helena College credit will be dropped from the course.

Prerequisites:

The student must have either a minimum math college entrance score of 21 on the ACT or 490 on the SAT, or they may take the Accuplacer Next Gen at one of the available testing sites in Montana.  Please review the information here.

16 years of age, Junior in High School or waiver approved by Helena College.

Comprehensive Syllabus:  

Contemporary Math (Dual Credit) Public Syllabus

Required Materials:

None

Specific Technical/Software Requirements in Addition to General Requirements:

Please review the general original credit software requirements at http://mtda.link/techreq

Course Availability (subject to resource and teacher availability):

Fall: semester available
Spring: semester available

Lead Teacher:

Nancy Bailey, Jefferson High School Districtnancy.bailey@montanadigitalacademy.org

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