Non-course Based Instruction (NCB)

Non-course Based Instruction (NCB) Courses

NCB 0210. Intermediate Math for TSI. (2-0) 1.25 Credit Hour.

The objective of this course is to provide students with the knowledge and skills they need in preparation for college level math courses.

NCB 0502. Specialized Study for Math. (2-0) 2 Credit Hours.

This class requires co-enrollment in MAT 1023 for those students who have been designated as not college ready by the Texas Success Initiative (TSI), but who scored between 342 and 349 on the TSI Assessment. This course is intended to prepare students whose placement scores or experience demonstrates that they may need additional preparation for a college level mathematics course. The topics introduced in this course are designed to prepare students for successful completion of College Algebra with Applications, MAT 1023. Students should be in a degree plan that requires algebra intensive courses.

NCB 0542. Specialized Study for MAT 1043 Corequisite. (2-0) 2 Credit Hours.

This class requires co-enrollment in MAT 1043 for those students who have been designated as not college ready by the Texas Success Initiative (TSI), but who scored between 336 and 349 on the TSI Assessment. This course is intended to prepare students whose placement scores or experience demonstrates that they may need additional preparation for a college level mathematics course. The topics introduced in this course are designed to prepare students for successful completion of Introduction to Mathematics, MAT 1043. Students should be in a degree plan that requires or may use MAT 1043.

NCB 0552. Specialized Study for MAT 1053 Corequisite. (2-0) 2 Credit Hours.

This class requires co-enrollment in MAT 1053 for those students who have been designated as not college ready by the Texas Success Initiative (TSI), but who scored between 342 and 349 on the TSI Assessment. This course is intended to prepare students whose placement scores or experience demonstrates that they may need additional preparation for a college level mathematics course. The topics introduced in this course are designed to prepare students for successful completion of Mathematics for Business, MAT 1053. Students should be in a Business or Business-related degree plan.

NCB 0572. Specialized Study for MAT 1073 Corequisite. (2-0) 2 Credit Hours.

This class requires co-enrollment in MAT 1073 for those students who have been designated as not college ready by the Texas Success Initiative (TSI), but who scored between 342 and 349 on the TSI Assessment. This course is intended to prepare students whose placement scores or experience demonstrates that they may need additional preparation for a college level mathematics course. The topics introduced in this course are designed to prepare students for successful completion of Algebra for Scientists/Engineers, MAT 1073. Students should be in a degree plan that requires algebra intensive courses.

NCB 0602. Specialized Study for Writing and Reading. (2-0) 2 Credit Hours.

This course will review basic skills for college-level and professional-level writing and reading. The writing process as well as critical reading and study skills that can be applied to this course and throughout your college career are discussed and practiced in class. Appropriate tone, Standard English grammar, paragraph construction, essay development, citation formatting, and other topics will be taught and practiced throughout the semester. These subjects will be taught with the application toward use with main ideas, supporting details, and inferences, as well as learning to read critically and analyze texts.