Course Description


OC 080 General Mathematics
4 cr.
Offered: On demand
Remedial or developmental course. Does not meet requirements for associate or bachelor’s degrees, but may meet requirements for vocational diplomas and certificates. Course is not calculated in the NMU grade point average and is not counted as earned credit hours toward an associate or bachelor’s degree. A review of whole numbers, decimals, fractions, ratio and proportion, and percent. Stress is placed on learning the basic concepts of algebra, use of formulas, the metric system, powers and roots of numbers and calculator use. Includes an introduction to geometry. This course is intended to serve students in certificate and degree programs that do not possess the skills necessary to succeed in MA 090, Elementary Algebra.