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We offer 469 courses at Northwest Technical College. Select a subject below to get a listing of the courses in that subject. Click on a course to see the description and detailed information about the course. To see when these classes are available to take, please see the Current Class Schedule.

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Mathematics Courses

MATH 1110

College Algebra

Credits: 3

Description: Meets MnTC Goal Area(s):4 This course covers the topics included in a College Algebra course. These topics include: linear, quadratic and exponential functions, higher-order polynomial functions, systems of equation, parabolas, circles, rational equations and applications of these functions. Prerequisite(s): 2yrs HS Algebra at "C" or better, or appropriate assessment score, or MATH0092 at "C" or better.

Credit Breakdown: 3/0/0 (Lecture/Lab/On the job training)


This course should help you gain the following abilities and competencies.


Core Abilities

  1. Demonstrate thinking/active learning skills.
  2. Demonstrate career/computation skills.
  3. Demonstrate technology skills.


  1. Graph Functions
  2. Analize Graphs of Functions
  3. Analize Data with Functions
  4. Combine Functions
  5. Analize and compare inverse functions
  6. Transform Functions
  7. Analize Graphs of functions with and without technology
  8. Solve Functions.

Guidelines for Success


In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, learners are encouraged to register with Learning Services Director in Learning Enrichment Center for assistance with accommodations. It is the learners responsibility to voluntarily and confidentially disclose information regarding the nature and extent of a disability. The college cannot assume responsibility for providing accommodations or services to learners who have not identified themselves as having a qualifying disability.

Last Updated: 2011-05-23
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