Jun 15, 2024  
2023-2024 College Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
2023-2024 College Catalog and Student Handbook

MATH1130

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MATH 1130 - Trigonometry


Academic Division:

Liberal Arts


Academic Discipline:

Mathematics


Assistant Dean: Steve Haynes PhD
4 Credit(s)
This course includes the study of trigonometric functions and inverse trigonometric functions and their graphs; solutions of right and oblique triangles and their applications; solutions of trigonometric equations and inequalities; the use of identities, vectors, and complex numbers; and solutions of polar equations and parametric equations. Students must supply a graphing calculator. This course meets the requirements for OTM Trigonometry TMM003. UG
4 Lecture Hour(s);
Required Prerequisite Course(s): MATH 1110  (Minimum grade of C- required) or qualifying placement test scores

College Wide Outcomes
College-Wide Learning Outcomes Assessments - - How it is met & When it is met
Communication – Written  
Communication – Speech  
Intercultural Knowledge and Competence  
Critical Thinking  
Information Literacy  
Quantitative Literacy  

 



Student Learning Outcomes for Course
Outcomes Assessments – How it is met & When it is met

1. Define Trigonometric and Inverse Trigonometric functions.

Homework and tests regularly throughout the semester and Final Exam (Weeks 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 11, 16)

2. Graph Trigonometric and Inverse Trigonometric functions and analyze their graphs.

Homework and tests regularly throughout the semester and Final Exam (Weeks 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 11, 16)

3. Apply Trigonometric and Inverse Trigonometric functions to model a variety of real-world problem solving applications.

Homework and tests regularly throughout the semester and Final Exam (Weeks 3, 4, 5, 6, 11, 16)

4. Solve a variety of Trigonometric and Inverse Trigonometric equations and solve application problems.

Homework and tests regularly throughout the semester and Final Exam (Weeks 7,9,10 11, 16)

5. Solve right and oblique triangles in degrees and radians for both special and non-special angles.

Homework and tests regularly throughout the semester and Final Exam (Weeks 11, 12, 13, 16)

6. Verify Trigonometric identities using fundamental trigonometric identities.

Homework and tests regularly throughout the semester and Final Exam (Weeks 7,9, 11, 16)

7. Represent vectors graphically in both rectangular and polar coordinates.

Homework and tests regularly throughout the semester and Final Exam (Weeks 14,15,16)
8. Solve application problems using vectors. Homework and tests regularly throughout the semester and Final Exam (Weeks 14, 16)

9. Graph complex numbers in both rectangular and polar form and perform operations on such numbers.

Homework and tests regularly throughout the semester and Final Exam (Weeks 13,14, 16)

10. Convert points and equations between rectangular and polar form, graph polar functions and solve polar equations.

Homework and tests regularly throughout the semester and Final Exam (Weeks 13,14, 16)

11. Identify and graph a curve defined by parametric equations.

Homework and tests regularly throughout the semester and Final Exam (Weeks 3,4,5,7,11, 16)

 



Standard Grading Scale
93-100      A

90 - 92      A-

87- 89       B+

83 - 86      B

80 -82       B-

77- 79       C+

73 - 76      C

70 -72       C-

67- 69       D+

63 - 66      D

60 -62       D-

00- 59       F


Statement on Diversity
North Central State College believes that every student is a valued and equal member of the community.*  Every student brings different experiences to the College, and all are important in enriching academic life and developing greater understanding and appreciation of one another. Therefore, NC State College creates an inclusive culture in which students feel comfortable sharing their experiences. Discrimination and prejudice have no place on the campus, and the College takes any complaint in this regard seriously. Students encountering aspects of the instruction that result in barriers to their sense of being included and respected should contact the instructor, assistant dean, or dean without fear of reprisal. 

*Inclusive of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin (ancestry), military status (past, present or future), disability, age (40 years or older), status as a parent during pregnancy and immediately after the birth of a child, status as a parent of a young child, status as a foster parent, genetic information, or sexual orientation, 


Standard NCSC Course Policies
Important information regarding College Procedures and Policies can be found on the syllabus supplement located at this link

 

 





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