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Many SMC classes require the use of a computer with Internet access to reach class resources and/or to complete assignments and/or take exams. To locate a computer lab on campus go to www.smc.edu/acadcomp and click on the “Labs” link.

Mathematics

Students new to the Santa Monica College mathematics program who wish to enroll in a course must take the Math Assessment test before enrolling. A student who has successfully completed college level math courses (earned a grade of C or better) at another institution may be able to verify having met prerequisites by submitting an official transcript. Continuing students must complete prerequisite courses with a grade of “C” or better.

MATH 2, Precalculus 5 units

Transfer: UC*, CSU

IGETC AREA 2 (Mathematical Concepts) Prerequisite: Math 20 and Math 32. Advisory: Eligibility for English 1.

*Maximum UC credit for Math 2 and 26 is one course.

An intensive preparation for calculus. This course is intended for computer science, engineering, mathematics, and natural science majors. Topics include algebraic, exponential, logarithmic and trigonometric functions and their inverses and identities, conic sections, sequences, series, the binomial theorem and mathematical induction.

1465 7:00a-9:50a MTWThF MC 71 Murray D B

1466 7:15a-10:05a MTWThF LA 228 Saso M
Above section 1466 requires that students have Internet access.

NEW 1736 8:00a-10:50a MTWThF MC 2 London J S

1467 10:15a-1:05p MTWThF LA 228 Kamin G

1468 12:30p-3:20p MTWThF HSS 252 Acu Bulut B

1469 3:30p-6:20p MTWThF MC 66 Ramsey E D
Above section 1469 requires that students have Internet access.

4051 6:30p-9:15p MTWTh MC 70 Karkafi R H
Above section 4051 meets for 8 weeks, Jun 19 to Aug 10.

MATH 7, Calculus 1 5 units

Transfer: UC*, CSU

IGETC AREA 2 (Mathematical Concepts) Prerequisite: Math 2.

*Maximum UC credit for Math 7 and 28 is one course.

This first course in calculus is intended primarily for science, technology, engineering and mathematics majors. Topics include limits, continuity, and derivatives and integrals of algebraic and trigonometric functions, with mathematical and physical applications.

1470 7:15a-10:05a MTWThF LS 201 Smith S P
Above section 1470 requires that students have Internet access.

1471 7:15a-10:05a MTWThF BUNDY 153 Antonious M M
Above section 1471 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

1472 10:15a-1:05p MTWThF BUNDY 155 Kim J J
Above section 1472 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

1473 1:15p-4:05p MTWThF LS 201 Baskauskas V A

1474 3:30p-6:20p MTWThF MC 71 Carty B

4052 6:30p-9:15p MTWTh LS 205 Chan H J
Above section 4052 meets for 8 weeks, Jun 19 to Aug 10. Above section 4052 requires that students have Internet access.

MATH 8, Calculus 2 5 units

Transfer: UC*, CSU

C-ID: MATH 221.IGETC AREA 2 (Mathematical Concepts) Prerequisite: Math 7.

*Maximum UC credit for Math 8 and 29 is one course.

This second course in calculus is intended primarily for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics majors. Topics include derivatives and integrals of transcendental functions with mathematical and physical applications, indeterminate forms and improper integrals, infinite sequences and series, and curves, including conic sections, described by parametric equations and polar coordinates.

1475 7:15a-10:05a MTWThF MC 70 Herichi H

1476 10:15a-1:05p MTWThF MC 67 Lui-Martinez Kr D

1477 1:00p-3:50p MTWThF MC 83 Lai I

1478 3:30p-6:20p MTWThF MC 70 Pachas-Flores W
Above section 1478 requires that students have Internet access.

4053 6:30p-9:15p MTWTh LS 201 Dokos P
Above section 4053 meets for 8 weeks, Jun 19 to Aug 10.

MATH 11, Multivariable Calculus 5 units

Transfer: UC, CSU

IGETC AREA 2 (Mathematical Concepts) Prerequisite: Math 8.

Topics include vectors and analytic geometry in two and three dimensions, vector functions with applications, partial derivatives, extrema, Lagrange Multipliers, multiple integrals with applications, vector fields. Green’s Theorem, the Divergence Theorem, and Stokes’ Theorem.

1479 10:15a-1:05p MTWThF MC 70 Soleymani S
Above section 1479 requires that students have Internet access.

4054 6:30p-9:15p MTWTh MC 67 Zakeri G A
Above section 4054 meets for 8 weeks, Jun 19 to Aug 10.

MATH 13, Linear Algebra 3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU

IGETC AREA 2 (Mathematical Concepts) Prerequisite: Math 8. Advisory: Eligibility for English 1.

Topics include matrices and linear transformations; abstract vector spaces and subspaces; linear independence and bases; determinants; systems of linear equations; eigenvalues and eigenvectors.

4055 6:30p-9:40p TTh MC 83 Askarian S N
Above section 4055 meets for 8 weeks, Jun 20 to Aug 10.

MATH 15, Ordinary Differential Equations 3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU

C-ID: MATH 240.IGETC AREA 2 (Mathematical Concepts) Prerequisite: Math 8.

This course is an introduction to ordinary differential equations. Topics include first order equations, linear equations, reduction of order, variation of parameters, spring motion and other applications, Cauchy-Euler equations, power series solutions, Laplace transform, and systems of linear differential equations.

1480 8:00a-10:05a MTWTh LS 205 Hong A M

MATH 18, Intermediate Algebra for Statistics and Finite Mathematics 3 units

Prerequisite: Math 31.

Maximum allowable units for Math 18 and Math 20 is 5 units.

Topics include linear, quadratic, exponential and logarithmic functions and equations; systems of linear equations and inequalities; sequences and series. The emphasis is on setting up and solving applications of the algebraic material.

Math 18 is designed for students who are required to complete Math 54 only or Math 21 only. If you are unsure which transfer level math course you need, it is recommended you take Math 20.

1481 8:00a-10:05a MTWTh BUNDY 156 Man S
Above section 1481 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

1482 10:40a-12:45p MTWTh MC 83 Nguyen D T
Above section 1482 requires that students have Internet access.

1483 12:30p-2:35p MTWTh MC 73 Dean C R

4056 6:00p-9:10p MW MC 83 Tran C D
Above section 4056 meets for 8 weeks, Jun 19 to Aug 09. Above section 4056 requires that students have Internet access.

MATH 20, Intermediate Algebra 5 units

Prerequisite: Math 31 or Math 49.

Maximum allowable units for Math 18 and Math 20 is 5 units.

Topics include rational, irrational and complex numbers; fundamental operations on algebraic expressions and functions; introduction to polynomial, rational, exponential and logarithmic functions, equations and graphs; circles and parabolas; matrix row reduction. Emphasis is on advanced algebraic factoring and simplification.

Math 20 serves as a prerequisite to all college level math classes. Students whose terminal math course is Math 54 or Math 21 may want to consider taking Math 18 instead.

Some sections of Math 20 are accompanied by Supplemental Instruction (SI). SI is an academic assistance program that utilizes free peer-assisted weekly study sessions to help students learn the most difficult course content. For more information, please see the SI website at www.smc.edu/si.

1485 7:15a-10:05a MTWThF LS 203 Asadyan A
Above section 1485 requires that students have Internet access.

1486 10:15a-1:05p MTWThF MC 66 Green T R
Above section 1486 requires that students have Internet access.

1487 10:15a-1:05p MTWThF BUNDY 221 Wong J D
Above section 1487 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

1488 12:30p-3:20p MTWThF LA 231 England A M
Above section 1488 requires that students have Internet access.

1489 1:15p-4:05p MTWThF MC 67 Simhan S V
Above section 1489 requires that students have Internet access.

1491 3:30p-6:20p MTWThF MC 10 Harjuno T
Above section 1491 requires that students have Internet access.

4057 6:30p-9:15p MTWTh LA 231 Owaka E A
Above section 4057 meets for 8 weeks, Jun 19 to Aug 10.

MATH 21, Finite Mathematics 3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU

IGETC AREA 2 (Mathematical Concepts) Prerequisite: Math 18 or 20 or 49 or Math 50.

This is a terminal mathematics course for liberal arts and social science majors. Topics include sets and counting, probability, linear systems, linear programming, statistics, and mathematics of finance, with emphasis on applications.

1493 10:15a-12:20p MTWTh LS 201 He F Y
Above section 1493 requires that students have Internet access.

4059 6:30p-9:40p TTh MC 10 Tran C D
Above section 4059 meets for 8 weeks, Jun 20 to Aug 10. Above section 4059 requires that students have Internet access.

MATH 26, Functions and Modeling for Business and Social Science 3 units

Transfer: UC*, CSU

IGETC AREA 2 (Mathematical Concepts) Prerequisite: Math 20.

*Maximum UC credit for Math 2 and 26 is one course.

This course is a preparatory course for students anticipating enrollment in Math 28 (Calculus 1 for Business and Social Science). Topics include algebraic, exponential and logartihmic functions and their graphical representations, and using these functions to model applications in business and social science.

Math 26 is not recommended as a terminal course to satisfy transfer requirements.

1494 7:45a-9:50a MTWTh MC 66 Rodas B G
Above section 1494 requires that students have Internet access.

MATH 28, Calculus 1 for Business and Social Science 5 units

Transfer: UC*, CSU

C-ID: MATH 140.

IGETC AREA 2 (Mathematical Concepts) Prerequisite: Math 26.

*Maximum UC credit for Math 7 and 28 is one course.

This course is intended for students majoring in business or social sciences. It is a survey of differential and integral calculus with business and social science applications. Topics include limits, differential calculus of one variable, including exponential and logarithmic functions, introduction to integral calculus, and mathematics of finance.

1496 10:15a-1:05p MTWThF MC 10 Hancock M D
Above section 1496 requires that students have Internet access.

MATH 31, Elementary Algebra 5 units

Prerequisite: Math 84 or Math 85.

Topics include: Arithmetic operations with real numbers, polynomials, rational expressions, and radicals; factoring polynomials; linear equations and inequalities in one and two variables; systems of linear equations and inequalities in two variables; application problems; equations with rational expressions; equations with radicals; introduction to quadratic equations in one variable.

This course is equivalent to one year high school algebra. Course credit may not be applied toward satisfaction of Associate Degree requirements. Students enrolled in this course are required to spend 16 documented supplemental learning hours outside of class during the semester.

Some sections of Math 31 are accompanied by Supplemental Instruction (SI). SI is an academic assistance program that utilizes free peer-assisted weekly study sessions to help students learn the most difficult course content. For more information, please see the SI website at www.smc.edu/si.

1497 7:15a-10:05a MTWThF HSS 206 Quevedo J M

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Above section 1498 requires that students have Internet access.

1499 8:00a-10:50a MTWThF LA 231 Gizaw A

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1500 10:15a-1:05p MTWThF BUNDY 153 Odom L H

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Above section 1500 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

1501 10:15a-1:05p MTWThF BUNDY 213 Gromova I M

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Above section 1501 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

1502 12:30p-3:20p MTWThF LS 103 Bronie B L

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1504 3:30p-6:20p MTWThF LS 103 Meknuni M

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4060 6:30p-9:15p MTWTh MC 66 Chitgar M H

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Above section 4060 meets for 8 weeks, Jun 19 to Aug 10.

4061 6:30p-9:15p MTWTh MC 71 Jiang J

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Above section 4061 meets for 8 weeks, Jun 19 to Aug 10.

MATH 32, Plane Geometry 3 units

Prerequisite: Math 31 or Math 49.

This is an introductory course in geometry whose goal is to increase student’s mathematical maturity and reasoning skills. Topics include elementary logical reasoning, properties of geometric figures, congruence, similarity, and right triangle relationships using trigonometric properties. Formal proof is introduced and used within the course.

1505 8:00a-10:05a MTWTh MC 82 Miano I A
Above section 1505 requires that students have Internet access.

1506 10:15a-12:20p MTWTh MC 82 Miano I A
Above section 1506 requires that students have Internet access.

1507 10:15a-12:20p MTWTh LS 203 Tu W
Above section 1507 requires that students have Internet access.

1508 12:30p-2:35p MTWTh BUNDY 156 Lan H
Above section 1508 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

1509 12:30p-2:35p MTWTh LS 203 Tu W
Above section 1509 requires that students have Internet access.

1510 1:15p-3:20p MTWTh MC 10 Kim Su
Above section 1510 requires that students have Internet access.

1511 2:45p-4:50p MTWTh BUNDY 156 Lan H
Above section 1511 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066.

1512 4:15p-6:20p MTWTh MC 82 Kim Su
Above section 1512 requires that students have Internet access.

MATH 50, Pre-Statistics 5 units

Prerequisite: Math 84 or Math 85.

Maximum units for this course that may be counted toward the Associate degree requirement is 3 units.

This course introduces algebra topics and the basic elements of exploratory data analysis needed for Elementary Statistics (Math 54) and Finite Mathematics (Math 21). Course topics include formulas and algebraic expressions, linear equations and inequalities in one variable, analyzing and producing data, sample statistics and graphs, functions, systems of linear equations, and probability.

Math 50 is designed for students who are only required to complete Elementary Statistics (Math 54) or Finite Mathematics (Math 21). Students who plan to take a non-math course which lists math 20 or math 31 as a pre-requisite should take those courses unless otherwise advised by the department offering the non-math course. This course is not intended as a preparation for precalculus or calculus. Students planning to take precalculus (Math 2) must complete Intermediate Algebra (Math 20).

1513 7:00a-10:30a MTWTh MC 83 Nguyen D T
Above section 1513 requires that students have Internet access.

MATH 54, Elementary Statistics 4 units

Transfer: UC, CSU

C-ID: MATH 110.IGETC AREA 2 (Mathematical Concepts) Prerequisite: Math 20 or Math 18 or Math 49 or Math 50.

Formerly Math 52.

This course covers concepts and procedures of descriptive statistics, elementary probability theory and inferential statistics. Course content includes: summarizing data; computation and interpretation of descriptive statistics; classical probability theory; probability distributions; binomial, normal, T, Chi-square and F distributions; making inferences; decisions and predictions. This course develops, analyzes, and interprets confidence intervals for population parameters, hypothesis testing for both one and two populations, correlation and regression, ANOVA, and test for independence. This course develops statistical thinking through the study of applications in variety of disciplines. The use of a statistical/graphing calculator and/or statistical analysis software is integrated into the course.

Some sections of Math 54 are accompanied by Supplemental Instruction (SI). SI is an academic assistance program that utilizes free peer-assisted weekly study sessions to help students learn the most difficult course content. For more information, please see the SI website at www.smc.edu/si.

1514 7:00a-10:00a MTWTh BUNDY 221 Foster M
Above section 1514 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066. Above section 1514 requires that students have Internet access.

1515 10:00a-1:00p MTWTh MC 71 Dabagh SA M
Above section 1515 requires that students have Internet access.

1516 10:15a-12:25p MTWThF LS 103 Yankey K A
Above section 1516 requires that students have Internet access.

1517 10:15a-1:15p MTWTh HSS 206 Graves L P
Above section 1517 requires that students have Internet access.

1520 1:15p-3:25p MTWThF MC 71 Bojkov A
Above section 1520 requires that students have Internet access.

1521 1:30p-4:30p MTWTh BUNDY 213 Lee L S
Above section 1521 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066. Above section 1521 requires that students have Internet access.

4062 6:30p-9:30p TWTh MC 73 Bayssa B T
Above section 4062 meets for 8 weeks, Jun 20 to Aug 10.

4063 6:30p-9:30p TWTh MC 74 Petikyan G
Above section 4063 meets for 8 weeks, Jun 20 to Aug 10. Above section 4063 requires that students have Internet access.

4064 Arrange-10 Hours ONLINE Jahangard E

6:00p-8:00p T DRSCHR 204 Jahangard E

6:00p-9:00p Th DRSCHR 204 Jahangard E
Above section 4064 is a hybrid class taught on campus and online via the Internet. For additional information, go to www.smc.edu/OnlineEd. Above section 4064 requires that students have Internet access. Tuesday classes will meet on campus June 20, June 27, July 11, July 18,and July 25. Final exam: Thursday, July 27 6:00-9:00pm.

NEW 1743 Arrange-10 Hours ONLINE Jahangard E

6:00p-8:00p M DRSCHR 204 Jahangard E

6:00p-9:00p W DRSCHR 204 Jahangard E
Above section 1743 is a hybrid class taught on campus and online via the Internet. For additional information, go to www.smc.edu/OnlineEd. Above section meets on campus on five Mondays: June 19, 26, July 10, 17 and 24 from 6:00-8:00pm and has a final exam on Wednesday, July 26 from 6:00-9:00pm.

MATH 81, Basic Arithmetic 3 units

Prerequisite: None.

The aim of this course is to develop number and operation sense with regard to whole numbers, fractions, decimals and percents; as well as measurement and problem solving skills. Course content also includes ratios, proportions, and practical applications of the arithmetic material.

*Course credit may not be applied toward satisfaction of Associate Degree requirements. Students enrolled in this course are required to spend 16 documented supplemental learning hours outside of class during the session.

Some sections of Math 81 are accompanied by Supplemental Instruction. Supplemental Instruction (SI) is an academic assistance program that utilizes free peer-assisted weekly study sessions to help students learn the most difficult course content. For more information, please see the SI website at www.smc.edu/si.

1522 8:00a-10:05a MTWTh MC 73 Lopez Ma

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1523 10:15a-12:20p MTWTh MC 73 Lopez Ma

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MATH 84, Pre-Algebra 3 units

Prerequisite: Math 81.

This course prepares the student for Elementary Algebra. It assumes a thorough knowledge of arithmetic. Course content includes integers, signed fractions, signed decimals, grouping symbols, the order of operations, exponents, and algebraic expressions and formulas. The emphasis is on concepts essential for success in algebra.

*Course credit may not be applied toward satisfaction of Associate Degree requirements. Students enrolled in this course are required to spend 16 documented supplemental learning hours outside of class during the semester.

Some sections of Math 84 are accompanied by Supplemental Instruction (SI). SI is an academic assistance program that utilizes free peer-assisted weekly study sessions to help students learn the most difficult course content. For more information, please see the SI website at www.smc.edu/si.

1525 8:00a-10:05a MTWTh MC 74 Lee P H

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1526 10:15a-12:20p MTWTh MC 74 Lee P H

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1527 12:30p-2:35p MTWTh MC 74 Halaka E F

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1528 2:45p-4:50p MTWTh MC 74 Halaka E F

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MATH 85, Arithmetic and Prealgebra 5 units

Prerequisite: None.

This course offers an accelerated option for preparation for Elementary Algebra. The material covered is equivalent to that covered separately in Math 81 (Basic Arithmetic) and Math 84 (Prealgebra). This course develops number and operation sense with regard to whole numbers, integers, rational numbers, mixed numbers, and decimals. Grouping symbols, order of operations, estimation and approximation, scientific notation, ratios, percents, proportions, geometric figures, and units of measurement with conversions are included. An introduction to algebraic topics, including simple linear equations, algebraic expressions and formulas, and practical applications of the material also are covered. All topics will be covered without the use of a calculating device.

Students who desire a slower pace should enroll in the Math 81/84 sequence. Course credit may not be applied toward satisfaction of Associate degree requirements.

1529 7:15a-10:05a MTWThF BUNDY 213 Huang C Y
Above section 1529 meets at the Bundy Campus, 3171 South Bundy Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90066. Above section 1529 requires that students have Internet access.

1530 3:30p-6:20p MTWThF LS 203 Rahnavard M H

4065 6:30p-9:15p MTWTh MC 82 Bellin E H
Above section 4065 meets for 8 weeks, Jun 19 to Aug 10.

MATH 88A, Independent Studies in Mathematics    1 unit

Transfer: CSU

Please see “Independent Studies” section.

2794   Arrange-1 Hour    MC 26   Moassessi M

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