Rosa Gutierrez, hanan amro
Material Type:
Academic Lower Division
  • Blackboard Ultra
  • College Algebra Course
  • High Impact Course Material
  • Myopenmath
  • Oer
  • Quality Matters
  • THECB Grantee
    Creative Commons Attribution
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    College Algebra Blackboard Ultra MyOpenMath Course


    College Algebra Blackboard Ultra Course created by Dr. Hanan Amro for South Texas Math Department.  It was modified to include additional learning materials funded by THECB OER Development Grant (2021).

    The course is Quality Matters certified and uses MyOpenMath for homework and assessment delivery.

    Blackboard Ultra MyOpenMath Course

    College Algebra Blackboard Ultra course that was created by Dr. Hanan Amro for South Texas College Math Department. 

      Some important information about the course

      This course was modified to include the following materials that were funded by THECB OER Development and Implementation Grant (2021):

      • PowerPoints
      • Workbook pages
      • Some additional videos


      The course contains 16 modules, which covering the following sections from OpenStax College Algebra:

      • 2.4 Complex Numbers
      • 2.5 Quadratic Equations
      • 2.6 Other Types of Equations
      • 2.7 Linear Inequalities and Absolute Value Inequalities
      • 2.1 Rectangular Coordinate System
      • 11.1 Circles
      • 3.1 Functions and Function Notation
      • 3.2 Domain and Range
      • 3.3 Rates of Change and Behavior of Graphs
      • 3.4 Composition of Functions
      • 3.5 Transformation of Functions
      • 3.6 Absolute Value Functions
      • 3.7 Inverse Functions
      • 5.1 Quadratic Functions
      • 5.2 Power Functions and Polynomial Functions
      • 5.3 Graphs of Polynomial Functions
      • 5.4 Dividing Polynomials
      • 5.5 Zeros of Polynomial Functions
      • 5.6  Rational Functions
      • 6.1 Exponential Functions
      • 6.2 Graphs of Exponential Functions
      • 6.3 Logarithmic Functions
      • 6.4 Graphs of Lograithmic Functions
      • 6.5 Logarithmic Properties
      • 6.6 Exponential and Logarithmic Equations
      • 6.7 Exponential and Logarithmic Models
      • 7.1 Systems of Linear Equations:  Two Variables
      • 7.2 Systems of Linear Equatiosn:  Three Variables
      • 7.5 Matrix Arithmetic
      • 7.8 Determinants and Cramer's Rule

      Assessments and assignments linked to MyOpenMath course:

      • Video Assignments for most sections listed above.
      • Practice Assignments for each section listed above.
      • Quizzes on ACGM MATH 1414 Course Learning Outcomes (CLOs):
        • Demonstrate and apply knowledge of properties of functions, including domain and range, operations, compositions, and inverses.
        • Recognize and apply polynomial, rational, radical, exponential and logarithmic functions and solve related equations.
        • Apply graphing techniques.
        • Evaluate all roots of higher degree polynomial and rational functions.
        • Recognize, solve and apply systems of linear equations using matrices.
      • Two exams
      • Comprehensive Final Exam
      • Five discussion questions