MATH 131. Introduction to Contemporary Mathematics. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Prerequisite: satisfactory score on the VCU Mathematics Placement Test within the one-year period immediately preceding the beginning of the course. An exception to this policy is made in the case where the stated alternative prerequisite course has been completed at VCU. Topics include optimization problems, data handling, growth and symmetry, and mathematics with applications in areas of social choice. Major emphasis is on the process of taking a real-world situation, converting the situation to an abstract modeling problem, solving the problem and applying what is learned to the original situation. Does not serve as a prerequisite for MATH 151 or other advanced mathematical sciences courses.

Department of Chemistry

http://bulletin.vcu.edu/undergraduate/college-humanities-sciences/chemistry/

...Prerequisite: students must be eligible to take MATH 131 or higher. A course in the...

Biomedical Engineering, Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

http://bulletin.vcu.edu/undergraduate/engineering/biomedical-engineering/biomedical-engineering-bs/

...for this degree is 131. Technical electives Biomedical...EGRB, EGMN, ENGR, PHYS, MATH, BIOL, PHIS or...

Biology, Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

http://bulletin.vcu.edu/undergraduate/college-humanities-sciences/biology/biology-bs/

...and logical reasoning ) 4 MATH 151 Precalculus Mathematics...18 Total Hours: 120-131 The minimum number...

English, Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

http://bulletin.vcu.edu/undergraduate/college-humanities-sciences/english/english-ba/

...3 General education course (select quantitative foundations; MATH 131 or STAT 208 recommended) 3 General...

Social Work, Bachelor of (B.S.W.)

http://bulletin.vcu.edu/undergraduate/socialwork/bsw-program/social-work-bsw/

...3 BIOZ 101 Biological Concepts Laboratory 1 MATH 131 Introduction to Contemporary Mathematics 3 PHIL...