Mathematics Academic Prep (MAP) is a non-credit Penn State summer class that can help prepare you for “math-heavy” majors such as Engineering, Information Sciences Technology and Science.
This course covers topics commonly found in Algebra I, Algebra II and Trigonometry, and can prepare students for Calculus I.
Taught by top-level faculty, this affordable option can help you develop good study habits, test taking and note taking skills.
MATH 5071, Schedule # 560750
Monday–Thursday, June 30–August 7, 2014 (6 week course)
10:00 a.m.–12:00 noon and 1:00–3:00 p.m.
Total class hours = 96 (the equivalent of 6 college credits)
(plus $25 technology fee)
This course is designed for newly admitted Penn State students.
To register for this program, contact the Office of Continuing Education at 215-881-7400.
The students can be able to:
1. Manipulate and simplify algebraic and trigonometric expressions
2. Solve algebraic and trigonometric equations
3. Graph algebraic and trigonometric functions
4. Create and interpret mathematical models
In addition, they can learn how to use standard useful software (MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint; Logger Pro etc.) and boost study, collaborative and problem-solving skills.