What math do I need to take to get into MAT205?
Students can take this course after successfully completing MAT105 Technical Mathematics I at Clinton Community College (CCC) or an equivalent course at another recognized institution. Students may also place directly into this course by scoring sufficiently high on the CCC math placement exam or by recommendation of a math faculty member.
Who should take MAT205?
This course is generally taken by students enrolled in technology programs (e.g. Computer Technology, Electrical Technology, Industrial Technology, and Wind Energy & Turbine Technology); however, other students who have met the prerequisites may take this course as a math elective. Successful completion of MAT205 will satisfy the SUNY General Education Requirement for the knowledge area of mathematics.
REQUIRED ACCESS CODE:
MyMathLab Standalone Access Card ISBN# 9780134764702
The MyMathLab (MML) card provides you access to the MML online learning system, which includes an e-text, video lectures, practice problems, and online homework assignments. A hardcopy of the textbook is not required for this course.
Students who purchased an MML access code for CCC's MAT 105 course do not need to purchase a new access code for this course.
A graphing calculator (the TI-83, TI-83 Plus, or TI-84 Plus)
What websites can I use to prepare for MAT205?
The Math Department at CCC recommends that you review the following prerequisite topics to prepare for MAT205:
(If you have the textbook listed above, you should review chapters 1- 7.)
You can do this from home by selecting any of the aforementioned topics on the math-tutorial websites listed below; there you will find mini-lectures, worked problems, practice problems and helpful tips.
What if I have more questions?
Feel free to contact a member of the Math Department in person, by phone or via email. A list of department members can be found on the CCC website at:
For more details on MAT 205 course objectives visit: MAT205 Course Information Sheet