Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

MAT-117 Mathematics for Elementary Teachers (3)

Designed to deepen students' understanding of the mathematics they will teach to elementary school children. Includes methods of problem solving, measurement, geometry, place value, arithmetic operations in a variety of algorithms and the relationships between these algorithms. Students also explore concepts using manipulatives. This course was developed for elementary education majors who choose a specialization different from mathematics, but is not limited to those students. Credits: 3, Hours: (3/0/0/0), Prereq: MAT-102, or MAT-076 through Module 8; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A