Algebra I

Course Number: 302/303

Open To:
Grades 9-10

Course Length:
Full Year; 10 Units

UC/CSU Approved: Mathematics “C” requirement.
Satisfies one year of the Mathematics graduation requirement.

Course Description:
Algebra I is the study of the real number system, basic symbol language, techniques of problem solving, rational and irrational expressions, polynomials, factoring, inequalities, functions, absolute value, linear and quadratic equations, systems of linear equations, and graphing lines and parabolas.

Textbook/Class Resources:

  • MathXL for School Account

Optional Textbook/Class Resources:

  • Beginning Algebra Martin-Gaye, 6th Edition. ISBN: 9780321784919

Level of Difficulty:
  Very Difficult

Estimated Homework Per Class:
30 minutes
30-60 minutes
60-90 minutes

Placement Test for Freshmen.
Completion of Beginning Algebra with a “C” or better.