Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

Mathematics, B.A. - Teaching Track

Academic Map 2019-2020

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This is a sample academic plan for students entering on the 2019-2020 catalog. Students should meet with an academic advisor prior to registration to formulate their own plan. Please tap the button following each course to view course description and prerequisites or see the UH Hilo Catalog for more course information.

Year 1: Fall Semester

Course Credit
MATH 241 (FQ: Quantitative Reasoning) 4
Elective (Rec: CS 150 ) 3
ENG 100 (FW: Written Communication) 3
FGA, FGB or FGC: Global Multicultural Perspectives I 3
DS: Social Science I 3
Credits 16

Year 1: Spring Semester

Course Credit
MATH 242 (GQR: Quantitative Reasoning) 4
FGA, FGB or FGC: Global Multicultural Perspectives II 3
GL: Language Arts 3
DP: Physical Science (Rec: PHYS 170 ) 3/4
DY: Science Lab (Rec: PHYS 170L ) 1
Credits 14/15

Year 2: Fall Semester

Course Credit
MATH 243 3
MATH 311 3
GE HPP 3
DS: Social Science II 3
Elective 3
Credits 15

Year 2: Spring Semester

Course Credit
MATH 244 3
MATH 310 3
WI Elective 3
DB: Biological Science 3
Elective 3
Credits 15

Year 3: Fall Semester

Course Credit
MATH 324 4
DA, DH or DL: Arts, Humanities, Literature I 3
Elective 3
Upper Elective 3
WI Elective 3
Credits 16

Year 3: Spring Semester

Course Credit
MATH 441 3
DA, DH or DL: Arts, Humanities, Literature II 3
GE GCC 3
Upper Elective 3
Upper Elective 3
Credits 15

Year 4: Fall Semester

Course Credit
MATH 421 3
MATH 496 3
Elective 3
Upper Elective 3
Upper Elective 3
Credits 15

Year 4: Spring Semester

Course Credit
MATH 422 3
MATH 431 4
Elective 3
Upper Elective 3
WI Upper Elective 3
Credits 16

Notes

  1. Students should take MATH 310 as soon as possible after completing MATH 242 to make timely progress.
  2. MATH 314 is a recommended elective preceding MATH 431 .
  3. Students in the Teaching Track are required to take 3 credits of MATH 496 to graduate. MATH 496 is a variable credit course and may be taken for 1-3 credits. Students are allowed to repeat MATH 496 multiple times in order to reach the minimum of 3 credits required for graduation.
  4. Math courses in Years 3 and 4 may be switched as MATH 324 /MATH 441 and MATH 421 /MATH 422 /MATH 431 are offered alternating years.
  5. Students must earn at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA in courses required for the major.
  6. At least 45 credits must be earned in courses at the 300- and 400- level.
  7. Some students may place into a course below MATH 241 . It is recommended that students work up to MATH 241 as quickly as possible to ensure timely progress through the major.