MGF 1107  Mathematics for Liberal Arts II credits: 3

This course presents topics demonstrating the beauty and utility of mathematics to the general student population and to provide knowledge and skills useful for college, life, and career. The course will include topics related to history of mathematics, financial mathematics, linear and exponential growth, voting and apportionment methods and graph theory. Mathematical connections with music, art, architecture and nature will be explored. Critical thinking skills, problem solving strategies and appropriate use of technology will be used throughout the course. (Note: This course satisfies three credits of the mathematics requirements outlined in the General Education Requirements, but is not a prerequisite to any other mathematics course. MGF 1106 and MGF 1107 may be taken concurrently.)

Prerequisite: Appropriate score on the SPC mathematics placement test or Completion of required developmental education coursework or MAT 1100 with a minimum grade of C or MAT 1033