Basic Algebra

Subject
Mathematics (MAT)
Course Designator
MAT.104
Academic Dean
Assistant Vice President of Academic Services, Dean of Arts & Sciences
Last Offered
2020FA
Official Course Description

Topics include real numbers, first degree equations and inequalities, special products and factoring, rational expressions, graphs, and linear systems. Prerequisite: Grade of C or better in MAT.101 OR MAT.102 OR equivalent.

Master Course Proficiencies

In this course, students will…

Intellectual Skills

  • Students solve problems involving one and two variable equations and inequalities. (Quantitative Fluency3)
  • Students manipulate algebraic ideas involving expressions and functions. (Quantitative Fluency3)

Upcoming Offerings

Below is a list of the planned MAT.104 course sections for this semester and near future. The seat availability shown below is not updated in real time and may be out of date. Please keep in mind that course sections may be cancelled, changed, or otherwise altered before the course section start date.

2020 Fall (August-December)14 course sections

Section NameSynonymLocationMeeting InfoInstructorSeats AvailableAcademic CreditsBilling CreditsAdditional Info
Section Name
MAT.104.H02
Synonym
61798
Location
Harrison Campus
Meeting Info
August 31 December 18
Lecture
Tuesday, Thursday 8:30 AM – 9:55 AM
Harrison Main Building
Classroom 248
Instructor
James Paquin
Seats Available
8 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
In order to maintain social distancing, some sessions of this class will be conducted remotely online using Zoom videoconferencing software and/or Moodle. Consult your instructor for details.
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Section Name
MAT.104.M02
Synonym
61801
Location
Mt Pleasant
Meeting Info
August 31 December 18
Lecture
Monday, Wednesday 10:00 AM – 11:25 AM
Center for Liberal Arts & Business
Classroom 174
Instructor
Steven Boyer
Seats Available
2 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
In order to maintain social distancing, some sessions of this class will be conducted remotely online using Zoom videoconferencing software and/or Moodle. Consult your instructor for details.
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Section Name
MAT.104.M05
Synonym
61810
Location
Mt Pleasant
Meeting Info
August 31 December 18
Lecture
Monday, Wednesday 4:00 PM – 5:25 PM
Center for Liberal Arts & Business
Classroom 174
Instructor
Steven Boyer
Seats Available
6 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
In order to maintain social distancing, some sessions of this class will be conducted remotely online using Zoom videoconferencing software and/or Moodle. Consult your instructor for details.
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Section Name
MAT.104.M06
Synonym
61811
Location
Mt Pleasant
Meeting Info
August 31 December 18
Lecture
Tuesday, Thursday 11:30 AM – 12:50 PM
Center for Liberal Arts & Business
Classroom 315
Instructor
Robert Elmore
Seats Available
1 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
In order to maintain social distancing, some sessions of this class will be conducted remotely online using Zoom videoconferencing software and/or Moodle. Consult your instructor for details.
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Section Name
MAT.104.M07
Synonym
61812
Location
Mt Pleasant
Meeting Info
August 31 December 18
Lecture
Tuesday, Thursday 8:30 AM – 9:50 AM
Center for Liberal Arts & Business
Classroom 174
Instructor
Steven Boyer
Seats Available
8 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
In order to maintain social distancing, some sessions of this class will be conducted remotely online using Zoom videoconferencing software and/or Moodle. Consult your instructor for details.
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Section Name
MAT.104.M08
Synonym
61813
Location
Mt Pleasant
Meeting Info
August 31 December 18
Lecture
Thursday 6:00 PM – 8:55 PM
Center for Liberal Arts & Business
Classroom 175
Instructor
Brian Clark
Seats Available
15 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
In order to maintain social distancing, some sessions of this class will be conducted remotely online using Zoom videoconferencing software and/or Moodle. Consult your instructor for details.
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Section Name
MAT.104.W01
Synonym
61815
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
August 31 December 18
Online Course
Instructor
Robert Elmore
Seats Available
2 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
This course requires exams proctored at Mid Michigan College, or by an approved proctor at an alternate site. Please contact, the instructor for details.
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Section Name
MAT.104.W02
Synonym
61816
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
August 31 December 18
Online Course
Instructor
Robert Elmore
Seats Available
1 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
This course requires exams proctored at Mid Michigan College, or by an approved proctor at an alternate site. Please contact, the instructor for details.
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Section Name
MAT.104.W03
Synonym
61817
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
August 31 December 18
Online Course
Instructor
Robert Elmore
Seats Available
3 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
This course requires exams proctored at Mid Michigan College, or by an approved proctor at an alternate site. Please contact, the instructor for details.
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Section Name
MAT.104.W04
Synonym
61818
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
August 31 December 18
Online Course
Instructor
Robert Elmore
Seats Available
0 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
Registration is closed for this section.
This course requires exams proctored at Mid Michigan College, or by an approved proctor at an alternate site. Please contact, the instructor for details.
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Section Name
MAT.104.W05
Synonym
61819
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
August 31 December 18
Online Course
Instructor
Robert Elmore
Seats Available
10 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
This course requires exams proctored at Mid Michigan College, or by an approved proctor at an alternate site. Please contact, the instructor for details.
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Section Name
MAT.104.W06
Synonym
62608
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
August 31 December 18
RTV
Monday, Wednesday 1:00 PM – 2:25 PM
Instructor
David Kedrowski
Seats Available
8 of 20
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
This virtual, real-time class, will meet at the scheduled times using Zoom videoconferencing software.
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Section Name
MAT.104.W07
Synonym
62609
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
August 31 December 18
RTV
Tuesday, Thursday 2:30 PM – 3:50 PM
Instructor
Linda Clouse
Seats Available
7 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
This virtual, real-time class, will meet at the scheduled times using Zoom videoconferencing software.
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Section Name
MAT.104.W09L
Synonym
62660
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
September 8 December 18
RTV
Monday, Wednesday 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Instructor
Jennifer Daniels
Seats Available
0 of 13
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
Registration is closed for this section.
This virtual, real-time class, will meet at the scheduled times using Zoom videoconferencing software.
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2021 Winter (January-May)8 course sections

Section NameSynonymLocationMeeting InfoInstructorSeats AvailableAcademic CreditsBilling CreditsAdditional Info
Section Name
MAT.104.H01
Synonym
63110
Location
Harrison Campus
Meeting Info
January 11 May 7
Lecture
Tuesday, Thursday 11:30 AM – 12:50 PM
Harrison Main Building
Classroom 246
Instructor
To Be Announced
Seats Available
8 of 10
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
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Section Name
MAT.104.M01
Synonym
63111
Location
Mt Pleasant
Meeting Info
January 11 May 7
Lecture
Tuesday, Thursday 11:30 AM – 12:50 PM
Center for Liberal Arts & Business
Classroom 174
Instructor
Robert Elmore
Seats Available
8 of 15
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
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Section Name
MAT.104.M02
Synonym
63112
Location
Mt Pleasant
Meeting Info
January 11 May 7
Lecture
Monday, Wednesday 1:00 PM – 2:20 PM
Center for Liberal Arts & Business
Classroom 174
Instructor
Dr. Jordan Webster
Seats Available
13 of 16
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
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Section Name
MAT.104.W01
Synonym
62770
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
January 11 May 7
Online Course
WEB
Online ONLINE
EXAM
Instructor
Robert Elmore
Seats Available
2 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
This course requires exams proctored by a web based proctoring service. A computer with a webcam and microphone is required to take these exams.
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Section Name
MAT.104.W02
Synonym
62771
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
January 11 May 7
Online Course
WEB
Online ONLINE
EXAM
Instructor
Robert Elmore
Seats Available
25 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
This course requires exams proctored by a web based proctoring service. A computer with a webcam and microphone is required to take these exams.
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Section Name
MAT.104.W09R
Synonym
63233
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
January 11 May 7
RTV
Monday, Wednesday 4:00 PM – 5:20 PM
WEB
Online ONLINE
Instructor
David Kedrowski
Seats Available
20 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
This virtual, real-time class will meet remotely at the scheduled times, using Zoom video conferencing software.
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Section Name
MAT.104.W06LR
Synonym
63115
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
January 19 May 7
RTV
Monday, Wednesday 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
WEB
Online ONLINE
Instructor
David Kedrowski
Seats Available
25 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
This virtual, real-time class will meet remotely at the scheduled times, using Zoom video conferencing software.
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Section Name
MAT.104.W08LR
Synonym
63119
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
January 19 May 7
RTV
Tuesday, Thursday 2:30 PM – 3:50 PM
WEB
Online ONLINE
Instructor
Dr. Jordan Webster
Seats Available
20 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
This virtual, real-time class will meet remotely at the scheduled times, using Zoom video conferencing software.
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