# COURSE DESCRIPTIONS/COLLEGE CREDIT FOR MATHEMATICS

**LIS 1001
Library Skills, 1 credit hour, 30 lab. (Offered as
needed)**

A course creating learning situations in which individual

students can become effective independent

users of Learning Resources facilities.

**LIS 2004**

Introduction to Internet Research, 1 credit hour, 30

lab. (Offered as needed)

Introduction to Internet Research, 1 credit hour, 30

lab. (Offered as needed)

Introduction to Internet Research is a one-credit hour

course offered by the Florida Public Community

College system. This course is delivered via the World

Wide Web and Internet e-mail. The course focuses on

methods of accessing information resources available

through the Internet. Students will learn to design

search strategies, retrieve, evaluate, and cite Internet

resources. The World Wide Web, e-mail, discussion

groups, chat, FTP, Gopher, and Telnet are some of the

topics covered. Prerequisite: A full service Internet

account, including an electronic mail address from an

Internet Service Provider (ISP), or access through a

corporate or educational institution prior to beginning

the course.

**LIT 2090**

Contemporary Literature, 3 credit hours, 45 lec.

(Offered as needed)

Contemporary Literature, 3 credit hours, 45 lec.

(Offered as needed)

Studies in modern drama, prose, and poetry, focusing

on their comments on modern man. May be used as

Humanities credit.

**LIT 2100**

World Literature, 3 credit hours, 45 lec. (Fall, Spring,

Summer)

World Literature, 3 credit hours, 45 lec. (Fall, Spring,

Summer)

Designed to encourage students to know and appreciate

something of the great literature which helps to

mold their thinking and everyday living. To include,

without regard to national origin, those masterpieces

of the Western World which reflect their cultural and

intellectual heritage. May be used as a Humanities

credit.

**MAC 1105
College Algebra, 3 credit hours, 45 lec. (Fall, Spring,
Summer)**

Function-based college algebra course which will

include the following topics: functions; inverse functions;

linear , quadratic , and rational functions; absolute

value and radical functions; exponential and logarithmic

properties , functions, and equations; systems of

equations and inequalities ; and applications of functions

( curve fitting , modeling, optimization, exponential/

logarithmic growth and decay). Graphing calculators

are required. Prerequisites: MAT 1033A

“Intermediate Algebra” or equivalent with a “C” or

better or suitable placement score.

**MAC 1114**

Trigonometry, 3 credit hours, 45 lec. (Fall, Spring,

Summer)

Trigonometry, 3 credit hours, 45 lec. (Fall, Spring,

Summer)

Typical modern trigonometry course. Graphing calculators

are required. Prerequisite: MAC 1140 with a

grade of “C” or better, or equivalent.

**MAC 1140
Pre-Calculus Algebra, 3 credit hours, 45 lec. (Fall,
Spring, Summer)**

First course in a two -course pre-calculus sequence.

Covers equations and inequalities; linear, quadratic

logarithmic and exponential functions and relations;

systems of equations, matrices and determinants

mathematical proof techniques, including mathematical

induction. Binomial theorem, sequences and

series; and applications of algebraic techniques in the

real world. Graphing calculators will be required.

Prerequisite: Completion of MAC 1102 or MAC 1105

with a grade of “C” or better, or equivalent.

**MAC 1147**

Precalculus Algebra/Trigonometry, 4 credit hours, 60

lec. (Fall, Spring, Summer)

Precalculus Algebra/Trigonometry, 4 credit hours, 60

lec. (Fall, Spring, Summer)

This course reviews algebra and trigonometry. Topics

include polynomial , rational, exponential, logarithmic,

and trigonometric functions, inverse functions, trigonometric

identities and equations, solutions of triangles ,

vector algebra, topics from analytical geometry,

sequences, series, mathematical induction and the

binomial theorem. Graphing calculators are required.

Prerequisite: High School trigonometry with a “B” or

better.

**MAC 1154**

Analytic Geometry, 3 credit hours, 45 lec. (Offered as

needed)

Analytic Geometry, 3 credit hours, 45 lec. (Offered as

needed)

Typical modern analytic geometry course in two-and

three-dimensional space. Prerequisite: Completion of

MAC 1140 and MAC 1114 with a grade of C or better

or equivalent.

**MAC 2233**

Calculus for Business, 3 credit hours, 45 lec. (Offered

as needed)

Calculus for Business, 3 credit hours, 45 lec. (Offered

as needed)

A Calculus course covering limits, continuity, differentiation,

and integration with emphasis on business

applications. There is some mathematical theory; but,

in general, topics are approached from an intuitive and

applied point of view. Graphing calculators are

required. Prerequisite: Grade of “C” or better in MAC

1105 or equivalent.

**MAC 2311**

Calculus I, 4 credit hours, 60 lec. (Fall, Spring,

Summer)

Calculus I, 4 credit hours, 60 lec. (Fall, Spring,

Summer)

First course in a three-course sequence. Covers limits

and continuity, rules of differentiation, the chain rule,

derivatives of trigonometric functions, derivatives of

logarithmic functions, derivatives of exponential functions,

derivatives of inverse trigonometric functions,

applications of derivatives to curve sketching,

L’Hopital’s Rule, indeterminate forms and maxima/

minima problems, the mean value theorem, Rolle’s

theorem, the definite and indefinite integrals and the

Fundamental Theorem of Integral Calculus, area, and

applications of integrals. Graphing calculators are

required. Prerequisite: Completion of MAC 1140 and

MAC 1114 or MAC 1147 with a grade of “C” or better,

or equivalent.

**MAC 2312
Calculus II, 4 credit hours, 60 lec. (Fall, Spring,
Summer)**

Second course in a three-course sequence.

Techniques for finding areas, volumes, and lengths

and surface areas; applications using first order differential

equations; methods of integration including integration

by parts, trigonometric substitution , and partial

fractions; improper integrals, conic sections with rotation

of coordinates ; graphing and area in polar coordinates;

infinite sequences and series; tests for absolute

and conditional convergence of series; power series .

Graphing calculators are required. Prerequisite:

Completion of MAC 2311 with a grade of “C” or better

or equivalent.

**MAC 2313**

Calculus III, 4 credit hours, 60 lec. (Fall, Spring,

Summer)

Calculus III, 4 credit hours, 60 lec. (Fall, Spring,

Summer)

Third course in a three-course sequence. Vectors and

vector functions; dot product , cross product, curvature,

and motion in space; quadric surfaces; functions

of two or more variables , partial derivatives, gradients,

directional derivatives, tangent lines and planes , and

application of partial derivatives to maxima/minima;

Lagrange multipliers, Taylor’ s formula ; multiple integrals

in rectangular, cylindrical, and spherical coordinates,

and their applications; line integrals; Green’s

theorem, surface area, the divergence theorem and

Stokes’s theorem. Graphing calculators are required.

Prerequisite: Completion of MAC 2312 with a grade of

“C” or better, or equivalent.

**MAN 1161
Customer Service, 3 credit hours, 45 lec. (Offered as
needed)**

A practical course in successful customer service

processes and procedures, including telephone techniques,

dealing with customer complaints, interpersonal

communication skills, dealing with difficult people,

response to complaints, protecting confidentiality,

and related topics.

**MAN 2021**

Management, 3 credit hours, 45 lec. (Offered as

needed)

Management, 3 credit hours, 45 lec. (Offered as

needed)

Each function of management is analyzed and

described in a systematic manner. Both the distilled

experience of practical managers and the findings of

scholars are presented. Other aspects of management

are presented such as management process

and concepts analysis of the technical knowledge and

skills of managers, influences upon managerial decision-

making process, and the psychological principles

inherent in management.

MAN 2300

Personnel Management, 3 credit hours, 45 lec.

(Offered as needed)

MAN 2300

Personnel Management, 3 credit hours, 45 lec.

(Offered as needed)

An introduction to personnel practices and procedures.

Topics include the personnel management system,

maximizing employee potential, organizational

behavior, and labor management relations.

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