MATH 084 Learning Strategies for Math Success • 3 Cr.


Through small group interactions and tutoring, MATH 084 builds confidence in students who have struggled trying to learn mathematics. MATH 084 facilitates the understanding of math concepts, learning effective study skills, and overcoming math anxiety/avoidance. MATH 084 students must be simultaneously enrolled in a mathematics course numbered below 100. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.


After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Recognize how their attitude toward math affects their learning.
  • Identify defeating / negative thinking and overcome these with empowering thoughts.
  • Confidently exchange math knowledge as a productive member of math learning community in a small group setting.
  • Identify the combination of study techniques and test taking strategies that they need to be successful in math classes.