Preparatory Math for Health Sciences
Career Field: Health care
Adult Career Pathway: Health sciences – variety of career pathway options
Prepares students for: Success in post-secondary chemistry and laboratory courses
Target Student Population: TABE Levels 4-5 (506-594)
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Course Description: This course helps prepare students to complete the calculations necessary in chemistry and laboratory courses. Topics include decimal numbers, fractions, ratios, proportions, dilutions, percent/percentage problems, Roman numerals, military time, English/metric conversion, calculating areas and volumes, and solving equations. Edmentum math lessons are used for student distance learning independent study. (Learners must pass this course with a minimum of 75% to advance to college level courses.)
Duration: 1 hr./session, 2 sessions/week, 16 weeks; plus minimum of 1 hr./week distance learning = 48 hours total
Curriculum Description: Includes daily lesson plans, plus all instructional materials and answer keys. Course objectives, standards alignment, and student syllabus also provided. Student checklist of required Edmentum/Plato math lessons also included.
Curriculum Pluses: Lesson plans guide instruction. Objectives and standards alignment are a plus. Well organized, complete instructional materials.
Curriculum Drawbacks: None
Author: Cindy Roos, Alexandria Area ABE
Julie Fietek, Manager
Alexandria Area ABE
320-762-3312 x4285 / firstname.lastname@example.org