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Spring 2014 MTH 11 Basic Mathematics (3 units)

Section 4460      Begins 1/21     Ends 5/23

Course Description

This course will be a study of the fundamental concepts and processes of basic arithmetic with whole numbers, fractions and decimals, including the fundamentals of percents; converting between fractions, decimals, and percents; unit conversion; and applications.

  • Instructor:  Jason Edington
  • Email:
  • Textbook Information:
    • Textbook:  Either 032119991X or 1256604615: , Approximate cost new $110 or $125 (Students can take advantage of a 17 day temporary access code – but they must purchase an access code or the book with the access code before the end of the 17 days.  Students need to log in on the first day and get started as assignments are due the first week.)
  • Estimated Time per Week: Students can expect to spend approximately 3 hours per week, per unit (so, 9 hours) reading, writing, and taking quizzes and participating in online class discussions.
  • Special Requirements: Log into Etudes the first day of class.
  • Assignments & Tests: See Schedule on MyMathLab
  • Additional Comments: The entire course will be conducted online through the MyMathLab website. Students are required to have Internet access, an active email account, the ability to use word processing, conduct Internet searches, attach files, send emails, and work independently.
  • New to ETUDES: Here is an Online Orientation (Flash presentation opens in a new window) that will show you the basics of how to use ETUDES. Here is a flash tutorial (Flash presentation opens in a new window) that demonstrates the log in protocol. Be sure to check System Requirements before getting started with ETUDES. You need to do this on each computer you use while taking a class through ETUDES.
  • ETUDES Course: You will log into the Etudes classroom with the log-in information provided below.

Log in to your course on the first day of the class. Here's how:
Go to the ETUDES portal at

Log-in ID


First 2 letters of first name +
First 2 letters of last name +
Last 5 digits of Student COLLEAGUE ID
(Type using all lower case letters)
    Jose A. Garcia
    Student ID: 1021945
    Username = joga21945

Default Password: Month Day of birth in school records
(Type using all lower case letters)
Birthday is April 11th, 1982 (04/11/82)
Password = 0411

You will be prompted to create a "strong" password, if you are a returning student use the same password you previously created.