MATH 1100 - Elements of Algebra - University of Houston
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MATH 1100 - Elements of Algebra

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***This is a course guideline. Students should contact instructor for the updated information on current course syllabus, textbooks, and course content***

Course Description: A one-credit, online course to be taken simultaneously with a CORE math course (1310 or 1311). A student who has passed the TSI assessment for math but has NOT passed the math placement exam for a core course may enroll in Math 1100 along with that course.  Enrollment is via the student’s advisor, so enrollment is not open to students to choose this course on their own.  Once enrolled, students will be allowed to choose a section that supports 1310 or one that supports 1311.

Topics: include signed numbers, operations with algebraic expressions, first degree equations and inequalities in one variable, factoring, the Cartesian coordinate system, systems of first degree equations in two variables solved by graphical and algebraic means, exponents and radicals, an introduction to quadratic equations, and stated problems. This course may not be used to satisfy any degree requirements.  This course may be used for TSI remediation. 


Please consult your instructor's syllabus regarding any and all grading guidelines.


Justin Dart Jr. Center Accommodations:

Academic Adjustments/Auxiliary Aids: The University of Houston System complies with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, pertaining to the provision of reasonable academic adjustments/auxiliary aids for students who have a disability. In accordance with Section 504 and ADA guidelines, University of Houston strives to provide reasonable academic adjustments/auxiliary aids to students who request and require them. If you believe that you have a disability requiring an academic adjustments/auxiliary aid, please visit Justin Dart Jr. Student Accessibility Center website at for more information.

Accommodation Forms: Please visit: Details of this policy, and the corresponding responsibilities of the student are outlined in The Student Academic Adjustments/Auxiliary Aids Policy (01.D.09) . For more information please visit the Justin Dart Jr. Student Accessibility Center Policies page page.



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