# Mathematics

The Mathematics Department of Orange Coast College is proud to serve a diverse student population as a leader in community college mathematics education and features a diverse curriculum, innovative classes, outstanding faculty, a highly respected honors program, and a high rate of university transfer and success.

**Department Contact Information**

Tyler Boogar

tboogar@occ.cccd.edu

## Credit Courses

**MATH A008**

**3 Units (54 lecture hours)**

**Pre-Algebra**

**Prerequisite(s):**MATH A005 or appropriate placement.

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Not Transferable.

Pre-algebra will introduce basic operations of algebra including signed numbers, exponents, first degree equations, special products, applied problems, factoring, rational expressions, radicals, proportions, and the rectangular coordinate system. These topics will utilize the student's working knowledge of decimals, fractions, and percents. Graded or Pass/No Pass option. NOT DEGREE APPLICABLE.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A008

**MATH A010**

**4 Units (72 lecture hours)**

**Elementary Algebra**

**Prerequisite(s):**MATH A008 or appropriate placement.

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Not Transferable.

Operations of algebra including first degree equations and inequalities, exponents, special products and factoring, rational expressions, graphing, radicals, systems of linear equations and quadratic equations will be presented. A minimum of five arranged hours of supplemental learning per semester in the Success Center is suggested. This course may also be offered online. Graded or Pass/No Pass option. NOT DEGREE APPLICABLE.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A010

**MATH A030**

**4 Units (72 lecture hours)**

**Intermediate Algebra**

**Prerequisite(s):**MATH A010 or appropriate placement.

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Not Transferable.

Topics covered will be functions, linear and quadratic equations, curve sketching, exponents, rational expressions, rational exponents, logarithms, variations, systems of equations, determinants, Cramer's Rule, and conic sections. A minimum of five arranged hours of supplemental learning per semester in the Success Center is suggested. Enrollment Limitation: MATH A045; students who complete MATH A030 may not enroll in or receive credit for MATH A045. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A030

- Accounting, Associate in Science Degree
- Advanced Baking and Pastry, Associate in Science Degree
- Advanced Culinary Arts, Associate in Science Degree
- Airframe & Powerplant, Associate in Science Degree
- Airframe, Associate in Science Degree
- Animation, Associate in Science Degree
- Anthropology, Associate in Arts Degree
- Anthropology, Associate in Arts Degree
- Apparel Construction, Associate in Science Degree
- Applied Ocean Science and Technology, Associate in Science Degree
- Architectural Design 1, Associate in Science Degree
- Architectural Design 2, Associate in Science Degree
- Architecture, Associate in Science Degree
- Aviation Science, Associate in Science Degree
- Building Construction, Associate in Science Degree
- Business Employee, Associate in Arts Degree
- CNC Machine Operator, Associate in Science Degree
- CNC Machine Programmer, Associate in Science Degree
- Cardiovascular Technology, Associate in Science Degree
- Chemistry, Associate in Science Degree
- Child Development Associate Teacher, Associate in Science Degree
- Child Development Lead Teacher, Associate in Science Degree
- Construction Technology, Associate in Science Degree
- Dance, Associate in Arts Degree
- Dental Assisting - Registered, Associate in Science Degree
- Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Associate in Science Degree
- Earth Science, Associate in Science Degree
- Electronics
- Electronics Technology (ELEC)
- Embedded Systems, Associate in Science Degree
- English, Associate in Arts Degree
- Fashion Design, Associate in Science Degree
- Fashion Merchandising, Associate in Science Degree
- Fashion Styling & Visual Display, Associate in Science Degree
- Film & Television, Associate in Arts Degree
- Film & Television, Associate in Arts Degree
- Fitness Specialist: Health Fitness Instructor/Personal Trainer, Associate in Science Degree
- Fitness Specialist: Health Fitness Instructor/Personal Trainer, Associate in Science Degree
- Flight Attendant and Airline and Travel Careers, Associate in Science Degree
- Foreign Languages, Associate in Arts Degree
- Foreign Languages, Associate in Arts Degree
- General Marketing, Associate in Science Degree
- Geography, Associate in Arts Degree
- Graphic Design, Associate in Science Degree
- Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVACR), Associate in Science Degree
- Horticulture, Associate in Science Degree
- Hotel Management, Associate in Science Degree
- Human Resource Management, Associate in Science Degree
- Industrial PLC Technician, Associate in Science Degree
- International Business, Associate in Science Degree
- Journalism, Associate in Arts Degree
- Level 2 - Interior Design Assistant, Associate in Science Degree
- Level 3 - Interior Design Professional, Certificate of Achievement
- MIDI Applications, Associate in Arts Degree
- Machinist, Associate in Science Degree
- Management and Leadership Studies, Associate in Science Degree
- Marine Science, Associate in Science Degree
- Mass Communications/Media Studies, Associate in Arts Degree
- Master Construction Specialist, Associate in Science Degree
- Mathematics
- Mathematics (MATH)
- Medical Assisting CCMA Eligible Program, Associate in Science Degree
- Meeting and Event Management, Associate in Science Degree
- Music, Associate in Arts Degree
- Narrative Illustration, Associate in Science Degree
- Natural Science, Associate in Science Degree
- Neurodiagnostic Technology, Associate in Science Degree
- Nutrition Education, Associate in Science Degree
- Nutrition and Dietetics Technician, Associate in Science Degree
- Orange Coast: Anthropology AA Sequence
- Orange Coast: Film & Television AA Sequence
- Orange Coast: Fitness Specialist: Health Fitness Instructor/Personal Trainer AS Sequence
- Orange Coast: Foreign Languages AA Sequence
- Orange Coast: Geography AA Sequence
- Orange Coast: Photography-Still AS Sequence
- Orange Coast: Speech Language Pathology Assistant AS Sequence
- Orange Coast: Theatre Arts AA Sequence
- Photography-Still, Associate in Science Degree
- Photography-Still, Associate in Science Degree
- Polysomnographic Technology, Associate in Science Degree
- Powerplant, Associate in Science Degree
- Professional Mariner, Associate in Science Degree
- Radiologic Technology, Associate in Science Degree
- Real Estate-Broker, Associate in Science Degree
- Religious Studies, Associate in Arts Degree
- Respiratory Care, Associate in Science Degree
- Retail, Associate in Science Degree
- Sales and Marketing Specialist, Associate in Science Degree
- Speech-Language Pathology Assistant, Associate in Science Degree
- Speech-Language Pathology Assistant, Associate in Science Degree
- Technical Design and Product Development, Associate in Science Degree
- Theatre Arts, Associate in Arts Degree
- Theatre Arts, Associate in Arts Degree
- Tooling, Associate in Science Degree
- Travel Specialist, Associate in Science Degree
- UX Design, Associate in Science Degree
- Welding Technology, Associate in Science Degree
- World Dance, Associate in Arts Degree

**MATH A045**

**6 Units (108 lecture hours)**

**Combined Elementary and Intermediate Algebra**

**Prerequisite(s):**MATH A008 or appropriate placement.

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Not Transferable.

This course includes all the topics that are studied in elementary algebra and intermediate algebra. Thus starting at the elementary level, each topic is cover up to the level of intermediate algebra. Topics include, introduction and advance operations with algebraic expressions, linear graphing and factoring. Functions, linear and quadratic equations, curve sketching, exponents, rational expressions, rational exponents, logarithms, variations, systems of equations, and conic sections. A minimum of five arranged hours of supplemental learning per semester in the Success Center is suggested. Enrollment Limitation: MATH A030; students who complete MATH A045 may not enroll in or receive credit for MATH A030. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A045

- Accounting, Associate in Science Degree
- Advanced Baking and Pastry, Associate in Science Degree
- Advanced Culinary Arts, Associate in Science Degree
- Airframe & Powerplant, Associate in Science Degree
- Airframe, Associate in Science Degree
- Animation, Associate in Science Degree
- Anthropology, Associate in Arts Degree
- Anthropology, Associate in Arts Degree
- Apparel Construction, Associate in Science Degree
- Applied Ocean Science and Technology, Associate in Science Degree
- Architectural Design 1, Associate in Science Degree
- Architectural Design 2, Associate in Science Degree
- Architecture, Associate in Science Degree
- Aviation Science, Associate in Science Degree
- Building Construction, Associate in Science Degree
- Business Employee, Associate in Arts Degree
- CNC Machine Operator, Associate in Science Degree
- CNC Machine Programmer, Associate in Science Degree
- Cardiovascular Technology, Associate in Science Degree
- Chemistry, Associate in Science Degree
- Construction Technology, Associate in Science Degree
- Dance, Associate in Arts Degree
- Dental Assisting - Registered, Associate in Science Degree
- Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Associate in Science Degree
- Earth Science, Associate in Science Degree
- Embedded Systems, Associate in Science Degree
- English, Associate in Arts Degree
- Fashion Merchandising, Associate in Science Degree
- Fashion Styling & Visual Display, Associate in Science Degree
- Film & Television, Associate in Arts Degree
- Film & Television, Associate in Arts Degree
- Fitness Specialist: Health Fitness Instructor/Personal Trainer, Associate in Science Degree
- Fitness Specialist: Health Fitness Instructor/Personal Trainer, Associate in Science Degree
- Flight Attendant and Airline and Travel Careers, Associate in Science Degree
- Foreign Languages, Associate in Arts Degree
- Foreign Languages, Associate in Arts Degree
- General Marketing, Associate in Science Degree
- Geography, Associate in Arts Degree
- Graphic Design, Associate in Science Degree
- Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVACR), Associate in Science Degree
- Horticulture, Associate in Science Degree
- Hotel Management, Associate in Science Degree
- Human Resource Management, Associate in Science Degree
- Industrial PLC Technician, Associate in Science Degree
- International Business, Associate in Science Degree
- Journalism, Associate in Arts Degree
- Level 2 - Interior Design Assistant, Associate in Science Degree
- Level 3 - Interior Design Professional, Certificate of Achievement
- MIDI Applications, Associate in Arts Degree
- Machinist, Associate in Science Degree
- Management and Leadership Studies, Associate in Science Degree
- Marine Science, Associate in Science Degree
- Mass Communications/Media Studies, Associate in Arts Degree
- Master Construction Specialist, Associate in Science Degree
- Mathematics
- Mathematics (MATH)
- Medical Assisting CCMA Eligible Program, Associate in Science Degree
- Meeting and Event Management, Associate in Science Degree
- Music, Associate in Arts Degree
- Narrative Illustration, Associate in Science Degree
- Natural Science, Associate in Science Degree
- Neurodiagnostic Technology, Associate in Science Degree
- Nutrition Education, Associate in Science Degree
- Nutrition and Dietetics Technician, Associate in Science Degree
- Orange Coast: Anthropology AA Sequence
- Orange Coast: Film & Television AA Sequence
- Orange Coast: Fitness Specialist: Health Fitness Instructor/Personal Trainer AS Sequence
- Orange Coast: Foreign Languages AA Sequence
- Orange Coast: Geography AA Sequence
- Orange Coast: Photography-Still AS Sequence
- Orange Coast: Speech Language Pathology Assistant AS Sequence
- Orange Coast: Theatre Arts AA Sequence
- Photography-Still, Associate in Science Degree
- Photography-Still, Associate in Science Degree
- Polysomnographic Technology, Associate in Science Degree
- Powerplant, Associate in Science Degree
- Professional Mariner, Associate in Science Degree
- Radiologic Technology, Associate in Science Degree
- Real Estate-Broker, Associate in Science Degree
- Religious Studies, Associate in Arts Degree
- Retail, Associate in Science Degree
- Sales and Marketing Specialist, Associate in Science Degree
- Speech-Language Pathology Assistant, Associate in Science Degree
- Speech-Language Pathology Assistant, Associate in Science Degree
- Technical Design and Product Development, Associate in Science Degree
- Theatre Arts, Associate in Arts Degree
- Theatre Arts, Associate in Arts Degree
- Tooling, Associate in Science Degree
- Travel Specialist, Associate in Science Degree
- UX Design, Associate in Science Degree
- Welding Technology, Associate in Science Degree
- World Dance, Associate in Arts Degree

**MATH A090**

**2 Units (36 lecture hours)**

**Support for Liberal Arts Mathematics**

**Co-requisite(s):**MATH A100.

**Grading Mode:**Pass/No Pass

Not Transferable.

A concurrent support course for Math A100, Liberal Arts Mathematics, designed to review prerequisite skills necessary for success. Topics include operations with real numbers; conversion between decimals, percents and fractions; selected algebraic topics essential to Liberal Arts Mathematics; and problem-solving strategies. NOT DEGREE APPLICABLE.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A090

**MATH A091**

**2 Units (36 lecture hours)**

**Support for College Algebra**

**Co-requisite(s):**MATH A115.

**Grading Mode:**Pass/No Pass

Not Transferable.

A concurrent support course for MATH A115, College Algebra, designed to review prerequisite skills necessary for success. Topics include operations with real numbers, an introduction to polynomial, operations with rational and radical expressions, an introduction to polynomials, and solutions to linear equations and inequalities. NOT DEGREE APPLICABLE.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A091

**MATH A092**

**2 Units (36 lecture hours)**

**Support for Trigonometry**

**Co-requisite(s):**MATH A120.

**Grading Mode:**Pass/No Pass

Not Transferable.

A concurrent support course designed to review prerequisite topics necessary for success in MATH A120, Trigonometry, covering operations with real numbers, relations and functions, systems of linear equations, factoring, rational expressions, quadratic equations, conic sections, and basic geometry. NOT DEGREE APPLICABLE.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A092

**MATH A094**

**2 Units (36 lecture hours)**

**Support for Business Calculus**

**Co-requisite(s):**MATH A140.

**Grading Mode:**Pass/No Pass

Not Transferable.

A concurrent support course designed to review topics necessary in Math A140 Business Calculus, including operations with expressions, relations and functions, factoring, rational expressions, quadratic equations, logarithmic and exponential expressions and equations, and basic geometry. NOT DEGREE APPLICABLE.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A094

**MATH A096**

**2 Units (36 lecture hours)**

**Support for Introduction to Statistics**

**Co-requisite(s):**MATH A160.

**Grading Mode:**Pass/No Pass

Not Transferable.

A concurrent support course for MATH A160, Introduction to Statistics, designed to review prerequisite skills necessary for success. Topics include operations with real numbers; percents, ratios and proportions; selected algebraic topics essential to statistics; the graph of a line; and problem-solving strategies. NOT DEGREE APPLICABLE.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A096

**MATH A100**

**3 Units (54 lecture hours)**

**Liberal Arts Mathematics**

**Prerequisite(s):**MATH A030 or higher or appropriate placement.

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

**Transfer Credit:**CSU; UC.

This is a survey course designed for non-science majors. Topics include mathematics of finance, probability, statistics, set theory, voting methods, and other selected topics such as logic, geometry, and graph theory. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A100

- Adult Education/Noncredit
- Associate Degree General Education 2024-2025: Option 2 (California State University General Education)
- Associate Degree General Education 2024-2025: Option 3 (IGETC)
- Associate in Arts General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Associate in Science General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Athletics, Certificate of Achievement
- Imaging Assistant, Certificate of Achievement
- Mathematics
- Mathematics (MATH)
- Mathematics (MATH)
- Noncredit Certificate Programs (Tuition Free)

**MATH A104**

**3 Units (54 lecture hours)**

**Mathematics for Elementary Teachers**

**Prerequisite(s):**MATH A030 or higher or appropriate placement.

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

**Transfer Credit:**CSU; UC.

Designed for prospective elementary school teachers, the course emphasizes mathematical structure and problem solving techniques associated with the real number system, elementary number theory, ratio and proportion, set theory, elementary logic, and percent. Instructional delivery design techniques and technological applications will be explored. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A104

- Associate Degree General Education 2024-2025: Option 2 (California State University General Education)
- Associate in Arts General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Associate in Science General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Elementary Teacher Education, Associate in Arts Degree for Transfer (AA-T)
- Imaging Assistant, Certificate of Achievement
- Mathematics
- Mathematics (MATH)

**MATH A115**

**4 Units (72 lecture hours)**

**College Algebra**

**Prerequisite(s):**MATH A030 or higher or appropriate placement.

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Topics include linear, quadratic, rational, logarithmic, and exponential functions and their graphs, systems of equations, matrices, sequences, series, and basic combinations. This course prepares students to enter MATH A140 but does not provide sufficient preparation to enter MATH A180. This course may also be offered online. Graded or Pass/No Pass option. 5 quarter units.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A115

- Adult Education/Noncredit
- Associate Degree General Education 2024-2025: Option 2 (California State University General Education)
- Associate Degree General Education 2024-2025: Option 3 (IGETC)
- Associate in Arts General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Associate in Science General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Athletic Training Level 1, Certificate of Achievement
- Athletic Training Level 2, Certificate of Achievement
- Athletics, Certificate of Achievement
- Embedded Systems Technician, Certificate of Achievement
- Embedded Systems, Associate in Science Degree
- Imaging Assistant, Certificate of Achievement
- Industrial Electronics Technician, Certificate of Achievement
- Industrial PLC Technician, Associate in Science Degree
- Industrial PLC Technician, Certificate of Achievement
- Mathematics
- Mathematics (MATH)
- Mathematics (MATH)
- Noncredit Certificate Programs (Tuition Free)
- Orange Coast: Industrial Electronics Technician Requirements
- Orange Coast: Robotics Technician CoA Requirements
- Robotics Technician, Certificate of Achievement

**MATH A120**

**3 Units (54 lecture hours)**

**Trigonometry**

**Prerequisite(s):**MATH A030 or higher or appropriate placement.

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

**Transfer Credit:**CSU.

Topics covered will be trigonometric (circular) and inverse trigonometric functions, graphs of trigonometric functions, identities and conditional equations, solutions for triangles, vectors, complex numbers and applications. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

**C-ID:**MATH 851.### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A120

- Adult Education/Noncredit
- Associate in Arts General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Associate in Science General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Athletics, Certificate of Achievement
- Embedded Systems Technician, Certificate of Achievement
- Embedded Systems, Associate in Science Degree
- Engineering
- Engineering (ENGR)
- Imaging Assistant, Certificate of Achievement
- Industrial Electronics Technician, Certificate of Achievement
- Industrial PLC Technician, Associate in Science Degree
- Industrial PLC Technician, Certificate of Achievement
- Mathematics
- Mathematics (MATH)
- Mathematics (MATH)
- Noncredit Certificate Programs (Tuition Free)
- Orange Coast: Industrial Electronics Technician Requirements
- Orange Coast: Robotics Technician CoA Requirements
- Physics
- Physics (PHYS)
- Robotics Technician, Certificate of Achievement

**MATH A140**

**4 Units (90 lecture hours)**

**Business Calculus**

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

**Transfer Credit:**CSU; UC: Credit Limitation: MATH A140, MATH A180, MATH A180H and MATH A182H combined: maximum credit, 1 course.

Analytic geometry and limits; introduction to differential and integral calculus with applications to include polynomial, rational, exponential and logarithmic functions and their graphs. Multivariate calculus to include partial differentiation, multiple integration. Introduction to the calculus of probability with applications. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A140

- Associate Degree General Education 2024-2025: Option 3 (IGETC)
- Associate in Arts General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Associate in Science General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Business Administration 2.0, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)
- Business Administration, Associate in Science Degree
- Business Administration, Certificate of Achievement
- Computer Information Systems, Associate in Science Degree
- Computer Information Systems, Certificate of Achievement
- Economics, Associate in Arts Degree for Transfer (AA-T)
- Environmental Science, Associate in Arts Degree
- Environmental Science, Associate in Science Degree
- Mathematics
- Mathematics (MATH)
- Orange Coast: Business Administration Requirements
- Orange Coast: Computer Information Systems Requirements

**MATH A155**

**4 Units (72 lecture hours)**

**Finite Mathematics with Applications**

**Prerequisite(s):**MATH A030 or higher or appropriate placement.

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

**Transfer Credit:**CSU; UC.

Functions including linear, exponential, and logarithmic; systems of linear equations and matrices; systems of linear inequalities and linear programming; mathematics of finance; set theory including sets and Venn diagrams; and probability and combinatorics. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A155

- Associate Degree General Education 2024-2025: Option 3 (IGETC)
- Associate in Arts General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Associate in Science General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Athletics, Certificate of Achievement
- Business Administration 2.0, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)
- Economics, Associate in Arts Degree for Transfer (AA-T)
- Mathematics
- Mathematics (MATH)

**MATH A160**

**4 Units (72 lecture hours)**

**Introduction to Statistics**

**Prerequisite(s):**MATH A030 or higher or appropriate placement.

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

A general education course covering descriptive statistics, probability, binomial and normal distributions, variation, linear regression, correlation and hypothesis testing. Applications taken from natural sciences, social sciences, business, and everyday life. Enrollment Limitation: PSYC A160; students who complete MATH A160 may not enroll in or receive credit for PSYC A160. Graded or Pass/No Pass option. This course may also be offered online. Lecture.

**C-ID:**MATH 110.### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A160

- Adult Education/Noncredit
- Advanced Placement (AP)
- Anthropology, Associate in Arts Degree for Transfer (AA-T)
- Anthropology, Associate in Arts Degree for Transfer (AA-T)
- Associate Degree General Education 2024-2025: Option 3 (IGETC)
- Associate in Arts General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Associate in Science General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Athletic Training Level 1, Certificate of Achievement
- Athletic Training Level 2, Certificate of Achievement
- Athletics, Certificate of Achievement
- Business Administration 2.0, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)
- Business Administration, Associate in Science Degree
- Business Administration, Certificate of Achievement
- Economics, Associate in Arts Degree for Transfer (AA-T)
- Environmental Science, Associate in Arts Degree
- Environmental Science, Associate in Science Degree
- Food Science, Associate in Science Degree
- Geography, Associate in Arts Degree for Transfer (AA-T)
- Imaging Assistant, Certificate of Achievement
- Journalism, Associate in Arts Degree for Transfer (AA-T)
- Kinesiology, Associate in Arts Degree for Transfer (AA-T)
- Level 1 - Culinary Food Science Assistant, Certificate of Achievement
- Mathematics
- Mathematics (MATH)
- Mathematics (MATH)
- Mathematics, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)
- Noncredit Certificate Programs (Tuition Free)
- Nutrition and Dietetics, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)
- Orange Coast: Anthropology AAT CSU Sequence
- Orange Coast: Anthropology AAT IGETC Sequence
- Orange Coast: Anthropology AAT Requirements
- Orange Coast: Business Administration Requirements
- Orange Coast: Geography AAT Requirements
- Orange Coast: Level 1 - Culinary Food Science Assistant COA Sequence
- Political Science, Associate in Arts Degree for Transfer (AA-T)
- Psychology
- Psychology (PSYC)
- Psychology, Associate in Arts Degree for Transfer (AA-T)
- Public Health, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)
- Sociology
- Sociology (SOC)
- Sociology, Associate in Arts Degree for Transfer (AA-T)

**MATH A170**

**4 Units (90 lecture hours)**

**Precalculus**

**Prerequisite(s):**MATH A070 or MATH A120 or appropriate placement.

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

The course includes structure and properties of number systems; applications, solution and graphs of polynomials, rational, exponential, logarithmic and trigonometric functions; matrices; sequences and series; analytic geometry. Prepares students for MATH A180. Graded or Pass/No Pass option. This course may also be offered online. 5 quarter units.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A170

- Advanced Placement (AP)
- Associate Degree General Education 2024-2025: Option 3 (IGETC)
- Associate in Arts General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Associate in Science General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Athletic Training Level 2, Certificate of Achievement
- Athletics, Certificate of Achievement
- Mathematics
- Mathematics (MATH)
- Professional Mariner, Associate in Science Degree
- Professional Mariner, Certificate of Achievement

**MATH A180**

**4 Units (90 lecture hours)**

**Calculus 1**

**Prerequisite(s):**MATH A170 or appropriate placement.

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

**Transfer Credit:**CSU; UC: Credit Limitation: MATH A140, MATH A180, MATH A180H and MATH A182H combined: maximum credit, 1 course; MATH A180/H, MATH A185/H combined are equivalent to MATH A182H.

This is the first course in the calculus sequence. It satisfies the sequence for majors in mathematics, science, or engineering. Topics include limits, derivatives of algebraic and transcendental functions, applications of derivatives, indefinite integrals, definite integrals, the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus, and applications of integration. Enrollment Limitation: MATH A180H; students who complete MATH A180 may not enroll in or receive credit for MATH A180H. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

**C-ID:**MATH 210.### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A180

- Advanced Placement (AP)
- Associate Degree General Education 2024-2025: Option 3 (IGETC)
- Associate in Arts General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Associate in Science General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Astronomy, Associate in Science Degree
- Athletics, Certificate of Achievement
- Biology, Associate in Science Degree
- Biology, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)
- Business Administration, Associate in Science Degree
- Business Administration, Certificate of Achievement
- Computer Information Systems, Associate in Science Degree
- Computer Information Systems, Certificate of Achievement
- Computer Science
- Computer Science (CS)
- Computer Science, Associate in Science Degree
- Computer Science, Certificate of Achievement
- Economics, Associate in Arts Degree for Transfer (AA-T)
- Engineering
- Engineering (ENGR)
- Engineering, Associate in Science Degree
- Environmental Science, Associate in Arts Degree
- Environmental Science, Associate in Science Degree
- Geography, Associate in Arts Degree for Transfer (AA-T)
- Geology, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)
- Mathematics
- Mathematics (MATH)
- Mathematics, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)
- Orange Coast: Business Administration Requirements
- Orange Coast: Computer Information Systems Requirements
- Orange Coast: Computer Science Requirements
- Orange Coast: Geography AAT Requirements
- Physics
- Physics (PHYS)
- Physics, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)
- Professional Mariner, Associate in Science Degree
- Professional Mariner, Certificate of Achievement

**MATH A180H**

**4 Units (90 lecture hours)**

**Calculus 1 Honors**

**Prerequisite(s):**MATH A170 or appropriate placement.

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

**Transfer Credit:**CSU; UC: Credit Limitation: MATH A140, MATH A180, MATH A180H and MATH A182H combined: maximum credit, 1 course; MATH A180/H, MATH A185/H combined are equivalent to MATH A182H.

This is the first course in the calculus sequence. It satisfies the sequence for majors in mathematics, science, or engineering. Topics include limits, derivatives of algebraic and transcendental functions, applications of derivatives, indefinite integrals, definite integrals, the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus, and applications of integration. Enrollment Limitation: MATH A180; students who complete MATH A180H may not enroll in or receive credit for MATH A180. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

**C-ID:**MATH 210.### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A180H

- Associate Degree General Education 2024-2025: Option 3 (IGETC)
- Associate in Arts General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Associate in Science General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Astronomy, Associate in Science Degree
- Athletics, Certificate of Achievement
- Biology, Associate in Science Degree
- Biology, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)
- Business Administration, Associate in Science Degree
- Business Administration, Certificate of Achievement
- Computer Information Systems, Associate in Science Degree
- Computer Information Systems, Certificate of Achievement
- Computer Science, Associate in Science Degree
- Computer Science, Certificate of Achievement
- Economics, Associate in Arts Degree for Transfer (AA-T)
- Engineering
- Engineering (ENGR)
- Engineering, Associate in Science Degree
- Environmental Science, Associate in Arts Degree
- Environmental Science, Associate in Science Degree
- Geography, Associate in Arts Degree for Transfer (AA-T)
- Geology, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)
- Mathematics
- Mathematics (MATH)
- Mathematics, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)
- Orange Coast: Business Administration Requirements
- Orange Coast: Computer Information Systems Requirements
- Orange Coast: Computer Science Requirements
- Orange Coast: Geography AAT Requirements
- Physics
- Physics (PHYS)
- Physics, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)

**MATH A182H**

**5 Units (90 lecture hours)**

**Calculus 1 and 2 Honors**

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

**Transfer Credit:**CSU; UC: Credit Limitation: MATH A140, MATH A180, MATH A180H and MATH A182H combined: maximum credit, 1 course; MATH A182H and MATH A185, MATH A185H combined: maximum credit, 1 course.

An in-depth honors level study of elementary differential and integral calculus which includes exponential, logarithmic, and trigonometric functions, techniques of integrations, sequences and series, and applications. Combines content of MATH A180 and MATH A185 with emphasis on theory and challenging problems in a fast-paced course for well-prepared students with previous calculus experience. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A182H

- Associate Degree General Education 2024-2025: Option 3 (IGETC)
- Associate in Arts General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Associate in Science General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Astronomy, Associate in Science Degree
- Business Administration, Associate in Science Degree
- Business Administration, Certificate of Achievement
- Computer Science, Associate in Science Degree
- Computer Science, Certificate of Achievement
- Engineering
- Engineering (ENGR)
- Environmental Science, Associate in Arts Degree
- Environmental Science, Associate in Science Degree
- Mathematics
- Mathematics (MATH)
- Orange Coast: Business Administration Requirements
- Orange Coast: Computer Science Requirements
- Physics
- Physics (PHYS)

**MATH A185**

**4 Units (90 lecture hours)**

**Calculus 2**

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

**Transfer Credit:**CSU; UC: Credit Limitation: MATH A182H and MATH A185, MATH A185H combined: maximum credit, 1 course; MATH A180/H, MATH A185/H combined are equivalent to MATH A182H.

This is the second course in the calculus sequence. It satisfies the sequence for majors in mathematics, science, or engineering. Topics include techniques and some applications of integration, calculus applied to parametric curves and polar curves, analytic geometry, sequences, series, and an introduction to differential equations. Enrollment Limitation: MATH A185H; students who complete MATH A185 may not enroll in or receive credit for MATH A185H. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

**C-ID:**MATH 220.### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A185

- Advanced Placement (AP)
- Associate Degree General Education 2024-2025: Option 3 (IGETC)
- Associate in Arts General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Associate in Science General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Astronomy, Associate in Science Degree
- Biology, Associate in Science Degree
- Biology, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)
- Computer Science, Associate in Science Degree
- Computer Science, Certificate of Achievement
- Engineering
- Engineering (ENGR)
- Engineering, Associate in Science Degree
- Environmental Science, Associate in Arts Degree
- Environmental Science, Associate in Science Degree
- Geology, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)
- Mathematics
- Mathematics (MATH)
- Mathematics, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)
- Orange Coast: Computer Science Requirements
- Physics
- Physics (PHYS)
- Physics, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)

**MATH A185H**

**4 Units (90 lecture hours)**

**Calculus 2 Honors**

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

**Transfer Credit:**CSU; UC: Credit Limitation: MATH A182H and MATH A185, MATH A185H combined: maximum credit, 1 course; MATH A180/H, MATH A185/H combined are equivalent to MATH A182H.

This is the second course in the calculus sequence. It satisfies the sequence for majors in mathematics, science, or engineering. Topics include techniques and some applications of integration, calculus applied to parametric curves and polar curves, analytic geometry, sequences, series, and an introduction to differential equations. Enrollment Limitation: MATH A185; students who complete MATH A185H may not enroll in or receive credit for MATH A185. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A185H

- Associate Degree General Education 2024-2025: Option 3 (IGETC)
- Associate in Arts General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Associate in Science General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Astronomy, Associate in Science Degree
- Biology, Associate in Science Degree
- Computer Science, Associate in Science Degree
- Computer Science, Certificate of Achievement
- Engineering
- Engineering (ENGR)
- Engineering, Associate in Science Degree
- Environmental Science, Associate in Arts Degree
- Environmental Science, Associate in Science Degree
- Geology, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)
- Mathematics
- Mathematics (MATH)
- Mathematics, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)
- Orange Coast: Computer Science Requirements
- Physics
- Physics (PHYS)
- Physics, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)

**MATH A220**

**3 Units (54 lecture hours)**

**Introduction to Symbolic Logic**

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

**Transfer Credit:**CSU; UC.

Students learn to translate simple, quantified, and multiply-quantified English sentences into symbolic form in both sentence logic and predicate logic with quantifiers. Truth tables are used to both classify and compare symbolic sentence's properties. Proof techniques for determining validity or invalidity of arguments containing simple sentences, compound sentences, and sentences containing quantifiers in sentence and predicate logic systems are learned including truth tables, truth trees, and natural deduction style proofs with inference, replacement and quantifier rules. Enrollment Limitation: PHIL A220; students who complete MATH A220 may not enroll in or receive credit for PHIL A220. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A220

- Associate in Arts General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Associate in Science General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Mathematics
- Mathematics (MATH)
- Philosophy
- Philosophy (PHIL)

**MATH A230**

**5 Units (90 lecture hours)**

**Introduction to Discrete Mathematics**

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

**Transfer Credit:**CSU; UC.

Introduction to logic, sets, relations, algorithms, number theory, combinatorics, graphs, trees, and Boolean algebra. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A230

- Associate Degree General Education 2024-2025: Option 3 (IGETC)
- Associate in Arts General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Associate in Science General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Mathematics
- Mathematics (MATH)
- Mathematics, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)

**MATH A235**

**3 Units (54 lecture hours)**

**Applied Linear Algebra**

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

**Transfer Credit:**CSU; UC.

Introduction to linear algebra, classical linear algebra problems, and applications to computer science and related technologies including matrices, determinants, linear spaces, linear transformations, and eigenvalues. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A235

- Associate Degree General Education 2024-2025: Option 3 (IGETC)
- Associate in Arts General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Associate in Science General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Mathematics
- Mathematics (MATH)
- Mathematics, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)

**MATH A280**

**4 Units (90 lecture hours)**

**Calculus 3**

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

**Transfer Credit:**CSU; UC.

Multivariable calculus including vectors, vector-valued functions, functions of several variables, partial derivatives, multiple integrals, calculus of vector fields, Green’s Theorem, Stokes’ Theorem, and the Divergence Theorem. Enrollment Limitation: MATH A280H; students who complete MATH A280 may not enroll in or receive credit for MATH A280H. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A280

- Associate Degree General Education 2024-2025: Option 3 (IGETC)
- Associate in Arts General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Associate in Science General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Astronomy, Associate in Science Degree
- Biology, Associate in Science Degree
- Engineering, Associate in Science Degree
- Mathematics
- Mathematics (MATH)
- Mathematics, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)
- Physics, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)

**MATH A280H**

**5 Units (108 lecture hours)**

**Calculus 3 Honors**

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

**Transfer Credit:**CSU; UC.

MATH A280 in a regular section with an additional one hour per week of honors material. Multivariable calculus including vectors, vector-valued functions, functions of several variables, partial derivatives, multiple integrals, calculus of vector fields, Green's Theorem, Stokes' Theorem, and the Divergence Theorem. Selected introductory topics in differential geometry will be discussed in the honors-specific portion of this course. Enrollment Limitation: MATH A280; students who complete MATH A280H may not enroll in or receive credit for MATH A280. May be taken for grades or on a pass-no pass basis.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A280H

- Associate Degree General Education 2024-2025: Option 3 (IGETC)
- Associate in Arts General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Associate in Science General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Astronomy, Associate in Science Degree
- Biology, Associate in Science Degree
- Engineering, Associate in Science Degree
- Mathematics
- Mathematics (MATH)
- Mathematics, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)
- Physics, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)

**MATH A285**

**4 Units (90 lecture hours)**

**Introduction to Linear Algebra and Differential Equations**

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

**Transfer Credit:**CSU; UC.

Introduction to linear algebra and differential equations. Topics include matrices, determinants, vector spaces, linear systems of equations, inner product spaces, first and second order differential equations, systems of differential equations, and Laplace transforms. Enrollment Limitation: MATH A285H; students who complete MATH A285 may not enroll in or receive credit for MATH A285H. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A285

- Associate Degree General Education 2024-2025: Option 3 (IGETC)
- Associate in Arts General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Associate in Science General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Astronomy, Associate in Science Degree
- Biology, Associate in Science Degree
- Engineering
- Engineering (ENGR)
- Engineering, Associate in Science Degree
- Mathematics
- Mathematics (MATH)
- Mathematics, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)

**MATH A285H**

**5 Units (108 lecture hours)**

**Introduction to Linear Algebra and Differential Equations Honors**

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

**Transfer Credit:**CSU; UC.

Introduction to linear algebra and differential equations. Topics include matrices, determinants, vector spaces, linear systems of equations, linear product spaces, first and second order differential equations, systems of differential equations, and Laplace transforms. Additional honors topics include Jacobian matrices, properties of R3 and simple abstract topological spaces, and some exterior algebra. Enrollment Limitation: MATH A285; students who complete MATH A285H may not enroll in or receive credit for MATH A285. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A285H

- Associate Degree General Education 2024-2025: Option 3 (IGETC)
- Associate in Arts General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Associate in Science General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Astronomy, Associate in Science Degree
- Biology, Associate in Science Degree
- Engineering
- Engineering (ENGR)
- Engineering, Associate in Science Degree
- Mathematics
- Mathematics (MATH)
- Mathematics, Associate in Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T)

**MATH A287**

**4 Units (72 lecture hours)**

**Introduction to Abstract Mathematics**

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

**Transfer Credit:**CSU.

This course is an introduction to proof writing and mathematical reasoning. Topics include logic, set theory, functions, induction, equivalence relations, cardinality, and proof writing techniques.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A287

**MATH A290H**

**5 Units (90 lecture hours)**

**Introduction to Tensors and Calculus on Manifolds Honors**

**Grading Mode:**Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

**Transfer Credit:**CSU; UC.

Introductory study of elementary tensor algebra and calculus, differential and integral calculus in higher dimensions, differential forms, and calculus on manifolds. Graded or Pass/No Pass option.

### Catalog Program Pages Referencing MATH A290H

- Associate Degree General Education 2024-2025: Option 3 (IGETC)
- Associate in Arts General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Associate in Science General Education 2024-2025: Option 1 (Orange Coast College General Education)
- Mathematics
- Mathematics (MATH)