
MathematicsA.S. Degree After completing the Mathematics major, students transferring to a fouryear institution will be prepared for additional study in the following areas: Actuarial science, applied mathematics, computer science (programming), statistics, theoretical mathematics Contact: (408) 8484701 las@gavilan.edu Mathematics A.S. DegreeProgram Learning Outcomes: After completing this degree a student will be able to:
 identify and utilize appropriate mathematical operations in the simplification of expressions and solution of equations.
 compare and contrast various mathematical models and then apply the appropriate model to real world problems.
 describe, compare and contrast various mathematical functions using everyday language.
 describe, compare and contrast various mathematical properties and operations for real and imaginary numbers using everyday language.
Mathematics majors are encouraged to consult fouryear college catalogs during their first semester at Gavilan College. See Gavilan general education requirements. Students completing the core courses will have satisfied reuirements for Area B (Physical Universe and Its Life Forms), 3. Mathematics.
ENGR 5 C++ Scientific Programming 3 units MATH 1A SingleVariable Calculus and Analytic Geometry 4 units MATH 1B SingleVariable Calculus and Analytic Geometry 4 units MATH 1C Multivariable Calculus 4 units MATH 2 * Linear Algebra 3 units MATH 2C Differential Equations 3 units Total Units for Major: 21 UNITS Plus completion of general education requirements units vary Total Units Required for A.S.: minimum of 60 UNITS Recommended Electives: MATH 5, 26; PHYS 4A, B, C
* There are times when a course listed as a requirement for a major or
certificate cannot be offered in a reasonable timeframe. Course
substitutions and waivers will be considered by the department. Please
contact the department chairperson. This information is available from
the Office of Instruction  (408) 8484761.

