This introductory course is for teachers to learn the content of PMI Pre-Algebra and how to teach that course, and the middle school courses upon which it is based, to students.  The course focuses on numeracy, as well as algebraic and graphical representations of linear relationships.  All future study of mathematics requires a full understanding of these topics, which include numbers and operations; scientific notation; expressions; solving and graphing equations & inequalities; ratios & proportions; percentages; and probability & statistics.

Credits: 4