SRJC Course Outlines

3/7/2021 6:56:13 PMADLTED 722 Course Outline as of Spring 2021

Changed Course
CATALOG INFORMATION

Discipline and Nbr:  ADLTED 722Title:  WORKPLACE ARITH--PT 2  
Full Title:  Workplace Arithmetic--Part 2
Last Reviewed:11/28/2016

UnitsCourse Hours per Week Nbr of WeeksCourse Hours Total
Maximum0Lecture Scheduled06 max.Lecture Scheduled0
Minimum0Lab Scheduled3.003 min.Lab Scheduled18.00
 Contact DHR0 Contact DHR0
 Contact Total3.00 Contact Total18.00
 
 Non-contact DHR0 Non-contact DHR Total0

 Total Out of Class Hours:  0.00Total Student Learning Hours: 18.00 

Title 5 Category:  Non-Credit
Grading:  Non-Credit Course
Repeatability:  27 - Exempt From Repeat Provisions
Also Listed As: 
Formerly: 

Catalog Description:
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Instruction in basic operations with decimals, fractions, percents and conversions among them as related to various trades and industries. Application of measurement systems and metric system and basic principles of geometry to work-related tasks. Interpreting data in charts and graphs as related to specific career and technical fields.

Prerequisites/Corequisites:


Recommended Preparation:

Limits on Enrollment:

Schedule of Classes Information
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Instruction in basic operations with decimals, fractions, percents and conversions among them as related to various trades and industries. Application of measurement systems and metric system and basic principles of geometry to work-related tasks. Interpreting data in charts and graphs as related to specific career and technical fields.
(Non-Credit Course)

Prerequisites:
Recommended:
Limits on Enrollment:
Transfer Credit:
Repeatability:27 - Exempt From Repeat Provisions

ARTICULATION, MAJOR, and CERTIFICATION INFORMATION

Associate Degree:Effective:Inactive:
 Area:
 
CSU GE:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 
IGETC:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 
CSU Transfer:Effective:Inactive:
 
UC Transfer:Effective:Inactive:
 
C-ID:

Certificate/Major Applicable: Certificate Applicable Course



COURSE CONTENT

Student Learning Outcomes:
Upon completion of the course, students will be able to:
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1.  Apply understanding of decimals, fractions, percents, and conversions among them to
    workplace problem solving.
2.  Use measurements from U.S. Standard and metric system with basic principles of geometry
    for planning and implementing tasks related to specific career and technical fields.
3.  Interpret graphs and charts as they relate to specific workplaces.
4.  Use appropriate technology in the process of computation for workplace problem solving.
 

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Upon completion of the course, students will be able to:
1. Apply arithmetic concepts using whole numbers and decimals as they relate to a specific
    workplace;
2. Review arithmetic concepts using fractions, mixed numbers, and conversions between
    fractions and decimals as they relate to a specific workplace;
3. Compute proportions and percent problems used in a specific workplace.
4. Use the metric system in arithmetic problems that relate to a specific workplace.
5. Apply basic principles of geometry as they relate to a specific work situation.
6. Interpret basic representation of data as represented in graphs and charts.
7. Use appropriate technology in the process of making computations in the workplace
    e.g. construction, landscaping, culinary, healthcare, and office work.

Topics and Scope
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1. Conversions between decimals and fractions
3. Proportions and percents.
4. Conversions: decimals, fractions, percents
5. Strategies for solving workplace problems using decimals, fractions, and percents.
6. Measurement systems, conversions, and workplace applications
   a. U.S. Standard
   b. Metric
7. Basic principles of geormetry
   a. Perimeter and area of regular and irregular shapes
   b. Volume
   c. Angles
8. Interpreting data as represented in graphs and charts
9. Using electronic and web sources to help solve workplace problems

Assignments:
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1. Computational problems in all the arithmetic topics that apply to workplace math
2. Word problems using arithmetic topics that apply to specific career and technical fields
3. Application assignments and optional skill demonstrations that relate general arithmetic skills
    to the workplace
4. 1-3 quizzes; 1 final assessment

Methods of Evaluation/Basis of Grade.
Writing: Assessment tools that demonstrate writing skill and/or require students to select, organize and explain ideas in writing.Writing
0 - 0%
None
Problem solving: Assessment tools, other than exams, that demonstrate competence in computational or non-computational problem solving skills.Problem Solving
30 - 50%
Computational and word problems; application assignments
Skill Demonstrations: All skill-based and physical demonstrations used for assessment purposes including skill performance exams.Skill Demonstrations
30 - 50%
Application assignments; demonstrations of skills or competencies; oral analysis of problems
Exams: All forms of formal testing, other than skill performance exams.Exams
10 - 30%
Quizzes and final assessment: multipe choice, completion, short answer
Other: Includes any assessment tools that do not logically fit into the above categories.Other Category
10 - 20%
Participation in application assignments in workplace situations


Representative Textbooks and Materials:
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Instructor prepared materials
Visual Literacy.Tables and Graphs. 2nd ed. New Readers Press. 2014
Mastering Workplace Skills: Math Fundamentals. Learning Express. 2015
Breakthrough to Math. 2nd ed. Grass Roots Press. 2014

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