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So much MATH, So little TIME.

Does it seem like there is no end in sight to your math classes, and there is so little time to complete them all? Are you having trouble getting into a Math class? Would you like to complete both Elementary Algebra and Intermediate Algebra in one semester? Are you ready to get to your transfer level math in one semester?

Well, now there is a solution. You can take Fast Track Algebra!

  • Complete both Elementary and Intermediate Algebra in just ONE semester
  • Concentrate on success in math
  • Get unmatched support resources
  • Be a part of a community of fellow classmates and get through it together

Fast Track Algebra is a one semester 13 unit learning community with 4 components: Elementary Algebra (Math 141), Intermediate Algebra (Math 101) and Math Skills courses (Math 341 and Math 301). This program is designed to allow you to complete your algebra sequence in one semester and provide you the support to succeed. If any of the following fit your situation, then this program is for you!

  1. You placed into Math 141
  2. You placed into Math 119
  3. You placed into Math 101 but want a refresher also

There is one Fast Track Algebra package offered in the Spring 2015 semester:

 

Class

Time (M – Th)

Units

1st - 8 weeks 

Math 141

9:35- 12:10

4

 

Lunch Break

12:10 – 1:00

 

 

Supplemental Instruction

1:00 – 1:40

 

 

Math 341

1:40 – 3:05

2

2nd - 8 weeks 

Math 101

9:35- 12:10

5

 

Lunch Break

12:10 – 1:00

 

 

Supplemental Instruction

1:00 – 1:40

 

 

Math 301

1:40 – 3:05

2

 

 

Total

13

The Math 341 and Math 301 classes support and reinforce the concepts from the algebra courses and include effective methods for success in algebra.

Students must enroll in all 13 units of the package and enrollment will be limited to students that are part of the Fast Track Algebra learning community.

Students must attend one of the following mandatory orientation meetings before they register:

  • Wednesday, December 10, 2014 from 10:00 to 11:00 am in SG 376
  • Thursday, December 11, 2014 from 2:00 to 3:00 pm in SG 376

Please check back for additional dates and times.

Fast Track Algebra is a commitment. You must be willing to:

  1. Spend 20 hours per week outside of class time working on math
  2. Arrive on time to EVERY class
  3. Actively participate in class activities
  4. Ask for help from your instructors, classmates and/or tutors
  5. Help classmates understand concepts
  6. Attend office hours when needed
  7. Work 20 hours or fewer if you have a job outside of school
  8. Take care of yourself with proper diet and exercise

Apply today if you are interested in joining Fast Track Algebra! Apply Now

Please do not call the Math Division Office; further details will be provided at the orientation meeting.

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Last updated: 11/17/2014 10:19:34 AM