• Program: Math
  • Course: College Algebra
  • Course #: MATH2200
  • Total Credits: 4

Course Description

Topics covered in this course include: concepts of algebra-real numbers, exponents, polynomials, and rational expressions; equations and inequalities; functions and graphs; polynomial and rational functions; exponential and logarithmic functions; conic sections; systems of equations and inequalities; sequences and probability.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Perform operations with complex numbers
Determine the domain, range, and symmetries of a function
Graph functions using transformations
Perform operations with functions
Determine the inverse of a function
Graph polynomial and rational functions
Solve polynomial, exponential, and logarithmic equations
Solve systems of linear equations in two and three variables
Solve nonlinear systems of equations
Solve inequalities and systems of inequalities
Perform operations with matrices
Solve problems involving permutations, combinations, and probability
Determine the equation for various conic sections
Graph conic sections

Credit Details
  • Total Credits: 4
  • Credit Type: Lecture
  • Credits:  4
  • MnTC Goal: 4
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
    Qualifying score on math assessment test OR MATH1700
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park/Eden Prairie