MATH 110: Algebra

Self-paced Online or Correspondence

This course provides a review of basic algebra. Basic algebraic expressions, functions, exponents, and logarithms are included with an emphasis on problem solving. Assumes student has had Algebra I and II and Geometry in high school.

Required Materials for the Correspondence Course

  • Swokowski and Cole, Precalculus: Functions and Graphs, 12th edition, custom edition without WebAssign bundle (2014), ISBN 978-1305001947
  • a scientific or graphing calculator

You can find information on how to purchase textbooks and required materials on the Textbooks page of the Friday Center website.

Required Materials for the Online Course

  • Swokowski and Cole, Precalculus: Functions and Graphs, custom edition with Enhanced WebAssign bundle (2011), ISBN 978-1305001008
  • a scientific or graphing calculator

You can find information on how to purchase textbooks and required materials on the Textbooks page of the Friday Center website.

Course Details

  • Instructor: Brenda Shryock, EdD
  • Credit-granting Institution: UNC-Chapel Hill
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Number of Assignments: 16 (correspondence); 28 (online)
  • Prerequisite(s): Algebra I and II and Geometry in high school
  • View a sample course syllabus for the online course.
  • View a sample course syllabus for the correspondence course.
  • MATH 110 meets the UNC-Chapel Hill General College requirement in the Pre-2006 curriculum. It is elective credit only in the Post-2006 curriculum. The Office of Undergraduate Curricula has links to information about which perspectives this course fulfills under the “Pre-2006 Curriculum” and which requirements it fulfills under the new curriculum (see “2006 Curriculum”).

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