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Course Description

Schoolcraft is excited to offer traditional credit face-to-face, hybrid, online, and remote classes for Fall 2020 while providing students a safe experience based on recent COVID-19 concerns.

Please see the COVID-19 web page to learn more. Keep checking the schedule for additions on our New, Added, and Late Starting Courses web page.

Mathematics - MATH 45

Basic Mathematics

4 Credit Hours
4 Lecture Hours

Course Description

The topics covered in this course include arithmetic with whole numbers, fractions, decimals, percentages and proportions. In addition, several topics from geometry are included.


(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • Minimum score of 11 ACT-Math, 15 SAT-Math, 23 CPT-Arithmetic or 220 NGA-Arithmetic.
  • Competence with addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of whole numbers without the aid of a calculator.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Calculate sums, differences, products and quotients involving fractions.
  • Solve ax = b and x + a = b where a and b are whole numbers, fractions or decimals.
  • Convert between fraction, decimal and percent forms of a number.
  • Compare quantities using ratios or unit rates.
  • Solve consumer applications.
  • Calculate sums, differences, products and quotients involving decimals.
  • Solve proportion problems.
  • Solve percentage problems.
  • Apply the order of operations procedure.
  • Apply mathematical terminology, such as sum, product, difference, quotient, commutative, associative, factor, multiple, prime, etc.
  • Calculate perimeters of polygons and circumference of a circle.
  • Calculate areas of rectangles, triangles and circles.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleLocationCredit HoursInstructorsSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusFeeDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2020; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 09/22/2020

 045143133Basic MathematicsRMT4Street S3/24/0Open$12.00M W  03:30 PM-05:56 PM WEBWEB

Fall; 2020; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/31/2020

 045143000Basic MathematicsRMT4Felton A1/24/0Open$12.00S  09:00 AM-12:54 PM WEBWEB
 045143001Basic MathematicsRMT4Abney L13/24/0Open$12.00M W  07:30 AM-09:24 AM WEBWEB
 045143005Basic MathematicsRMT4Street S2/24/0Open$12.00M W  01:30 PM-03:24 PM WEBWEB
 045143011Basic MathematicsRMT4Abney L8/24/0Open$12.00T R  08:00 AM-09:54 AM WEBWEB
 045143108Basic MathematicsRMT4Abney L9/24/0Open$12.00F  09:00 AM-12:54 PM WEBWEB
 045143135Basic MathematicsRMT4Roupas K11/24/0Open$12.00T R  04:00 PM-05:54 PM WEBWEB
 045246103Basic MathematicsRMT4Street S1/24/0Open$12.00M W  09:00 AM-10:54 AM WEBWEB
 045246252Basic MathematicsRMT4Felton A10/24/0Open$12.00M W  06:30 PM-08:24 PM WEBWEB

Winter; 2021; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 02/02/2021

 045113000Basic MathematicsMC4Miller M8/10/0Open$12.00M W  10:00 AM-12:26 PM LA110
 045113134Basic MathematicsRMT4Marilley D19/24/0Open$12.00T R  02:00 PM-04:26 PM WEBWEB

Winter; 2021; MATHEMATICS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/11/2021

 045113002Basic MathematicsRMT4Carley D9/24/0Open$12.00M W  08:00 AM-09:54 AM WEBWEB
 045113051Basic MathematicsRMT4Marilley D9/24/0Open$12.00M W  07:00 PM-08:54 PM WEBWEB
 045113156Basic MathematicsRMT4Marilley D20/24/0Open$12.00T R  06:00 PM-07:54 PM WEBWEB
 045216143Basic MathematicsRMT4Abney L13/24/0Open$12.00T R  10:30 AM-12:24 PM WEBWEB

Key: Day of the Week

  • T = Tuesday
  • R = Thursday
  • S = Saturday
  • X = Sunday