WATC offers many transferable general education courses. Here is a list of course descriptions – math classes, many offered in class or online by WATC.

*Course has been approved by the Kansas Board of Regents for transfer as a direct equivalent at all public postsecondary institutions in Kansas.

MTH 010 Basic Arithmetic 3 Cr Hrs

Basic Arithmetic is a course designed to provide students with basic arithmetic computational skills including basic decimals, fractions, ratios and proportions and percent’s. Computation by scientific calculator will be introduced, but emphasis will be placed on computation by hand. This course does not count toward AS, AA, AGS or AAS degrees to fulfill a math requirement.

MTH 020 Math Fundamentals 3 Cr Hrs

Provides students with the skills necessary to be successful in their math courses. The course is designed to identify the student’s specific learning style, provide note taking/test taking techniques, and offer math preparation strategies. This course does not count toward the A.A., A.S., A.A.S., or A.G. S. degree.

MTH 025 PACER Mathematics I 3 Cr Hrs

To provide the opportunity for students to master the math skills required for their chosen academic/career goals via an individualized, self-accelerated pathway. This course is equivalent to MTH020 – Math Fundamentals. This course does not count toward the A.A, A.S, A.A.S, or A.G.S degree.

MTH 030 Elementary Algebra 3 Cr Hrs

Introduction to variables, properties of real numbers, polynomials, solving linear and quadratic equations and graphing linear equations. This course does not count toward the A.A., A.S., A.A.S., or A.G. S. degree.

MTH 035 PACER Mathematics II 3 Cr Hrs

To provide the opportunity for students to master the math skills required for their chosen academic/career goals via an individualized, self-accelerated pathway. This course is a continuation of the curriculum started in PACER Mathematics I. This course does not count toward the A.A, A.S, A.A.S, or A.G.S degree.

MTH 101 Intermediate Algebra 3 Cr Hrs

Simplifying algebraic expressions. Solving equations and word problems involving linear and quadratic polynomials, rational expressions, rational exponents and radicals. Graphing linear and quadratic functions. This course requires that the student furnish their own TI-83 or TI-83 PLUS graphing calculators. This course does not count toward the A.A., A.S., A.A.S., or A.G. S. degree.

MTH 102 Intermediate Algebra With Review 5 Cr Hrs

Introduction to variables, properties of real numbers, polynomials, solving linear and quadratic equations, and graphing linear equations. Students must furnish their own TI-83 or TI-84 PLUS graphing calculators. This course does not count toward the A.A., A.S., A.A.S., or A.G. S. degree.

MTH 105 PACER Mathematics III 3 Cr Hrs

To provide the opportunity for students to master the math skills required for their chosen academic/career goals via an individualized, self-accelerated pathway.   This course is a continuation of the curriculum completed in PACER Mathematics I & II.  Coursework completed in PACER Mathematics II and PACER Mathematics III is equivalent to MTH101 – Intermediate Algebra.  This course does not count toward the A.A, A.S, A.A.S, or A.G.S degree.

MTH 112 College Algebra 3 Cr Hrs*

This course is an introduction of algebraic functions and some transcendental functions with application in business and life, natural and social sciences. Topics include solving equations, zeros, rational functions, matrices, exponentials and logarithms and systems. Additional topics are included as time permits. Students must furnish their own TI-83 or TI-83 PLUS graphing calculators.

MTH 113 Trigonometry 3 Cr Hrs*

Trigonometric functions using the unit circle and right angle trigonometry, graphing applications, analytic trigonometry, vectors, trigonometric complex number applications, parametric and polar equations. Students must furnish their own TI-83 or TI-83PLUS graphing calculators.

MTH 115 Pre-Calculus Mathematics 5 Cr Hrs

This course is an introduction to function theory, algebraic and trigonometric functions and selected topics such as matrices, probability and statistics. This course requires that the student furnish their own TI-83 or TI-84 PLUS graphic calculator.

MTH 120 Elementary Statistics 3 Cr Hrs*

As an introduction to frequency distributions, measures of central tendency, sampling distributions, T-test and chisquare test, hypothesis testing and correlation coefficients. This course requires that students furnish their own TI-83 or TI-84 PLUS graphing calculator.

MTH 121 Elementary Statistics Lab with Excel 3 Cr Hrs*

Using Excel to construct Frequency Tables & Histograms, compute and explore Measures of Tendency. Sampling Distributions, Confidence Intervals, and Hypotheses testing. This course requires that the student have MICROSOFT EXCEL 97 or greater.

MTH 125 Calculus I 5 Cr Hrs*

Differentiation and integration of the algebraic, logarithmic and exponential functions. Applications to physical, social, life and business sciences. Students must furnish their own TI 83 or TI-84 Series graphing calculators.

MTH 150 Calculus II 5 Cr Hrs

An extension of MTH 125 Calculus I with topics to include advanced integration techniques, sequences and series, length, area and volumes. Application includes business and life, natural and social sciences. Students must furnish their own TI-83 or TI-83 PLUS graphing calculators.

*Course has been approved by the Kansas Board of Regents for transfer as a direct equivalent at all public postsecondary institutions in Kansas.

Contact
4501 E. 47th Street South, Wichita, KS 67210
New students may contact:

Dalisa TurnerAdmissions Counselor

Business / General Education

Current students may contact:

Jenna GannonAcademic Coach

General Education

Turner_D (2) Jenna
dturner@watc.edu
316.677.1626 (SSC)
jgannon1@watc.edu
316.677.1009 (SSC)