M 316K - Foundations of Arithmetic

Texas Common Number: MATH 1350
Course Number Course Title Day & Time Course Fee Register
M 316K Foundations of Arithmetic Online $850.00
Course Type:
Self-Paced Online

The primary objective of this course is to increase students' understanding of mathematics as outlined in the Texas State Board for Educator Certification (SBEC) Standards for Early Childhood-Grade 5 (K-5).

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This course is independent study and is self-paced. Students have five months upon registration in which to complete all coursework. Exams must be taken in person at an approved testing center (learn more). Proctoring fees vary by site and are not included in the course fee.

Textbook and Materials:

Judith Sowder, Larry Sowder, and Susan Nickerson. Reconceptualizing Mathematics. New York: W. H. Freeman. Either the 2nd or 3rd edition is acceptable.

Official UT Austin Description:
An analysis, from an advanced perspective, of the concepts and algorithms of arithmetic, including sets; numbers; numeration systems; definitions, properties, and algorithms of arithmetic operations; and percents, ratios, and proportions. Problem solving is stressed.

One of the following with a grade of at least C- : Mathematics 301, 302, 303D, 305G, 316, Educational Psychology 371, Statistics and Data Sciences 302, 304, or 306.

Students must have the approval of the University Extension advisor to enroll in this course. See more information about Course Approvals.