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 # 551498
Monday–Thursday, June 24–August 1, 2013 (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)
Prospective students will be asked to take a pretest to ensure that they qualify for the course. Schedule your pretest.
This course is designed for rising college freshmen, current college students and high school students.
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.