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Sequence of Dev Math Courses into first level MATH Courses Basic Mathematics Skills (MATD 0330) Elementary Algebra (MATD 0370) Developing Mathematical Thinking (MATD 0385) College Math (MATH 1332) OR Elem Statistics (MATH 1342) OR Math for Measurement (MATH 1333) Intermediate Algebra (MATD 0390) College Algebra (MATH 1314) OR Math for Bus & Econ (MATH 1324) What Is MATD 0385? Course Description • Designed to develop skills, including reading and thinking, and the understanding needed for non-math, non-science majors • Units: Logic and Problem Solving, Linear Behavior, Data and Graphs, Exponential Growth Course Methodology • Taught as discussion/lecture class • Relies heavily on collaborative learning techniques • Presents sophisticated mathematics, often at a higher level than Intermediate Algebra, just not in the context of an algebra basis Enrollment- 593 students served so far 90% Successful Completion Rates in all MATD Courses 80% 70% 60% 50% Fall 2009 Fall 2010 40% 30% 20% 10% 0% Basic Math Skills (MATD 0330) Elementary Algebra (MATD 0370) Dev Math Think (MATD 0385) Intermediate Algebra (MATD 0390) Successful Course Progression to College Mathematics MATH 1332 90% 80% 70% 60% 50% 40% 30% 20% 10% 0% Overall success in Coll Math Math 1332 Dev Math Think (MATD 0385) to MATH 1332 Intermediate Algebra (MATD 0390) to MATH 1332 Successful grade (A, B, C) in MATH 1332 By Race/Ethnicity Hispanic By Gender Female all in 1332 from 0385 all in 1332 from 0385 Black all in 1332 from 0385 White Male all in 1332 from 0385 all in 1332 from 0385 0% 50% 100% 0% 50% 100%