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Delaware County Community College, Serving Delaware and Chester Counties

MAT 125 - Mathematics for Teachers of Children I

This course emphasizes both the clear understanding of mathematical ideas and especially the ability to communicate these ideas to elementary school children. Using various mathematical models this course covers the following topics: sets, whole numbers, numeration, estimation, number theory, fractions, decimals, integers and proportion. This course is designed primarily for students pursuing Early Childhood Education (Pre-K-4th grade) or Middle grades (4-8th grade) teacher certification, but may be elected by other education majors.
Credit Hours: 3
Lecture Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites: MAT 050 or MAT 060 or placement test score