2019-2020 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
    Oct 28, 2021  
2019-2020 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ATS-101 Scientific Math


Credits: 2
Contact Hours: Lec 2
Tier Rate: Tier II
This course is a survey of mathematical and statistical operations and Excel operations used in a chemical laboratory setting. Critical thinking exercises and real-world problems will be employed. Topics covered will include significant figures and rounding, scientific notation, logarithmic scales, dimensional analysis/unit conversions, reading and evaluation of measurements from common measuring devices, and statistical evaluation of data using Excel. This course is required for those in the Chemical Laboratory Technology program.