SRJC Course Outlines

2/29/2024 9:41:27 AMAPED 321 Course Outline as of Fall 2022

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CATALOG INFORMATION

Discipline and Nbr:  APED 321Title:  APP ELECTRICIAN MATH REV  
Full Title:  Apprentice Electricians Mathematics Review
Last Reviewed:1/24/2022

UnitsCourse Hours per Week Nbr of WeeksCourse Hours Total
Maximum1.00Lecture Scheduled017.5 max.Lecture Scheduled0
Minimum1.00Lab Scheduled04 min.Lab Scheduled0
 Contact DHR3.00 Contact DHR52.50
 Contact Total3.00 Contact Total52.50
 
 Non-contact DHR0 Non-contact DHR Total0

 Total Out of Class Hours:  0.00Total Student Learning Hours: 52.50 

Title 5 Category:  AA Degree Non-Applicable
Grading:  Grade Only
Repeatability:  00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP
Also Listed As: 
Formerly: 

Catalog Description:
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An entry-level guided study for Electrician Apprentices of topics ranging from basic arithmetic through prealgebra using a diagnostic and learning software program, such as ALEKS online Learning Management System, to allow students to progress from their initial levels of competency. Students will build mathematical skills in specific areas to prepare for desired apprenticeship requirements and courses. Students may work at home or at the Electricians Apprenticeship Training Center.

Prerequisites/Corequisites:


Recommended Preparation:

Limits on Enrollment:
Indentured apprentice - apply and be accepted by the Redwood Empire Joint Apprenticeship & Training Committee (REJATC)

Schedule of Classes Information
Description: Untitled document
An entry-level guided study for Electrician Apprentices of topics ranging from basic arithmetic through prealgebra using a diagnostic and learning software program, such as ALEKS online Learning Management System, to allow students to progress from their initial levels of competency. Students will build mathematical skills in specific areas to prepare for desired apprenticeship requirements and courses. Students may work at home or at the Electricians Apprenticeship Training Center.
(Grade Only)

Prerequisites:
Recommended:
Limits on Enrollment:Indentured apprentice - apply and be accepted by the Redwood Empire Joint Apprenticeship & Training Committee (REJATC)
Transfer Credit:
Repeatability:00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP

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:
At the conclusion of this course, the student should be able to:
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1.   Apply mathematical operations and formulae to solve basic problems.
2.   Interpret information and solve basic word problems.
 

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At the conclusion of this course, the student should be able to:
1.    Apply basic operations of addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division to whole numbers, fractions, mixed numbers, and decimals.
2.    Apply basic operations to signed numbers and algebraic expressions.
3.    Represent a number in its equivalent decimal, fraction, percent, and scientific notation.
4.    Interpret data from basic graphs, charts, and tables.
5.    Convert units of English and metric measurements, using tables of equivalents.
6.    Identify basic mathematical language and translate into numerical and symbolic notation.
7.    Use rounding and estimating to solve word problems and verify answers.
8.    Interpret and apply strategies to solve basic word problems containing whole numbers, fractions, decimals, percents, and signed numbers.
9.    Set up and solve basic linear and proportional equations.
10.  Apply formulae for perimeter, area, and volume of regular and irregular shapes to solve measurement problems.
11.  Apply order of operations.

Topics and Scope
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I.  Whole numbers
     A.  Place value and terminology
     B.  Rounding and estimating whole numbers
     C.  Four operations with whole numbers, including the language of expressing addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division
     D.  Word problems, charts, graphs, and tables with whole numbers
II.  Fractions
     A.  Fraction terminology
     B.  Equivalent fractions; reviewing and building fractions
     C.  Four operations with fractions and mixed numbers
     D.  Prime factors, prime factorization, multiples
     E.  Word problems with fractions
III.  Decimals
     A.  Place value and terminology
     B.  Rounding decimals
     C.  Conversions between decimals and fractions      
      D.  Comparing and ordering decimals
     E.  Four operations with decimals
     F.  Word problems, charts, graphs, and tables with decimals
IV.  Ratio and proportion
     A.  Setting up and solving proportions
     B.  Unit rate
     C.  Word problems with ratio and proportion
V.  Percents
     A.  Conversions between decimals, fractions, and percents
     B.  Setting up percent problems; finding whole, part, and percent
     C.  Word problems with percents
VI.  Measurement
     A.  Converting units of English and metric measurements
     B.  Four operations, as applied to units of measurement
VII.  Signed numbers
     A.  Reading a number line with rational numbers, absolute value, and relative size of numbers
     B.  Four operations with signed integers, fractions, and decimals
     C.  Word problems with signed numbers
VIII. Exponents
     A.  Simplifying exponential expressions using rules of exponents
     B. Scientific notation
     C.  Word problems
IX.  Geometry measurement
     A.  Perimeter, area, and volume of regular and irregular shapes
     B.  Manipulating formulae
X.  Algebraic expressions
     A.  Algebraic terminology
     B.  Simplifying algebraic expressions
XI.  Equations
     A.  Solving linear equations
     B.  Algebraic word problems
XII.  Descriptive Statistics
     A.  Mean
     B.  Median
     C.  Mode

Assignments:
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1. Practice assessment exercises (ungraded)
2. Modular quizzes (10)

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
0 - 0%
None
Skill Demonstrations: All skill-based and physical demonstrations used for assessment purposes including skill performance exams.Skill Demonstrations
0 - 0%
None
Exams: All forms of formal testing, other than skill performance exams.Exams
100 - 100%
Quizzes
Other: Includes any assessment tools that do not logically fit into the above categories.Other Category
0 - 0%
None


Representative Textbooks and Materials:
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ALEKS online Learning Management System. McGraw-Hill Ed. 2021
Instructor prepared materials

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