Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-804-113 060598 College Technical Math 1A
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-804-113 COLLEGE TECHNICAL MATH 1A ...topics include solving linear equations; graphing; percent; proportions; measurement systems; computational geometry; and right triangle trigonometry. Emphasis will be on the application of skills to technical problems. (Prerequisite: A placement value of 2400; OR Accuplacer Arithmetic score greater/equal to 65 AND Reading score greater/equal to 55; OR ACT Math score greater/equal to 15 AND ACT Reading score greater/equal to 16; OR preparatory courses-contact an academic advisor 920-498-5444)
Total Credits3
Prior Learning Assessments
  1. Credit by Exam
Course Competencies
  1. Perform basic operations with real numbers
  2. Solve linear equations
  3. Solve problems using percent and proportion
  4. Solve variation problems
  5. Graph algebraic functions
  6. Relate the equation of a line to its graph
  7. Convert units of measure
  8. Compute angle measures, length of sides, perimeter, and area of plane geometric figures
  9. Calculate surface area, volume, and weight/mass
  10. Solve right triangles