Jun 18, 2019  
Yakima Valley College Catalog 2018-2019 
    
Yakima Valley College Catalog 2018-2019

MATH& 131: Mathematics for Elementary Education 1

5 Cr
Quarters: F, W
MATH& 131 is a course for prospective teachers on the mathematics underlying modern elementary school math curricula.  Topics include deductive reasoning, set theory, whole numbers, fractions, decimals and their operations, and proportion and percentage.  This course emphasizes deep conceptual understanding, problem solving, and communication of mathematical ideas.    
Prerequisite: MATH 093 , MATH 094 or MATH 095  with a grade of C or better or YVC placement into MATH& 131.