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Melody Summers

Professor: Mathematics


Building: 61-1614
(909) 274-5384
msummersAT_mtsac.edu


BSCalifornia State Polytechnic University, Pomona
MS — California State Polytechnic University, Pomona


Melody Summers

My name is Melody Summers and I have been a professor in the Mathematics and Computer Science Department at Mt. SAC since 2006. 


Hello Mountie Math Students!
I am so excited that you have decided to take Intermediate Algebra or Trigonometry with Support! Your success is important to me, so to help prepare you for the next part of your educational journey, I would like to share some information with you about my courses and classroom environments.


Click on one of my classes below to explore the structure and goals of each class.


      • Math 71 FALL 2021

        Online Class Search:
        ** This class will display a Building/Room number and a Meeting Time in the online class search, to indicate an in-person, on-campus class.


        Prerequisites: None


        Class Structure:
        My class will be conducted on-campus, in a traditional classroom setting. Exams will be in the form of on-campus traditional exams and PDF uploads.


        A physical or digital copy of the textbook , MATH 71/71A/71B: Intermediate Algebra, 8th Ed., by Blitzer, is required. Homework assignments will be in the form of worksheets, textbook problems and groupwork, and will generally be due on Sundays.


        Required Materials:

        Writing Utensils

        Paper (Printer or Lined) (Strongly Recommended)

        Scientific Calculator (No Graphing Calculator or Calculator that simplifies roots)

        Desktop/Laptop/Tablet/Smartphone (Strongly Recommended)

        Scanner or Free Scanning App


      • Math 150 + Math 15 FALL 2021

        Online Class Search:
        ** This class will display a Building/Room number and a Meeting Time in the online class search, to indicate an in-person, on-campus class.


        Prerequisites: None


        Class Structure:
        This is a corequisite class, which means there is an extra 2 unit portion designed to give extra support in various aspects of the class. We will be using Canvas courses for both Math 150 and Math 15.
        My class will be conducted on-campus, in a traditional classroom setting. Exams will be in the form of on-campus traditional exams and PDF uploads.


        A physical or digital copy of the textbook , MATH 150: Trigonometry, 12th Ed., Lial, is required. Homework assignments will be in the form of worksheets, textbook problems and groupwork, and will generally be due on Sundays.


        Required Materials:

        Writing Utensils

        Paper (Printer or Lined) (Strongly Recommended)

        Scientific Calculator (No Graphing Calculators)

        Desktop/Laptop/Tablet/Smartphone (Strongly Recommended)

        Scanner or Free Scanning App


Please make sure to log in to your Canvas courses daily to keep up with all announcements, materials, and due dates. Canvas can be accessed through your Mt. SAC portal or at https://mtsac.instructure.com.


My office hours will be held on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays via Zoom sessions. You are welcome to contact me for appointment availability. I look forward to working with everyone, and please feel free to email me if you have any questions.


The Math and Computer Science Department is committed to helping our students achieve their math educational goals. We want you to succeed and excel in transfer-level mathematics. We recognize your potential and are here to support you! Whether you are here to obtain a degree, complete transfer requirements, or simply expand your knowledge, we will strive to provide resources that you may need along your journey. Explore the resources below for more information on how our campus can help you achieve your educational goals.


** This information is subject to change, before the start of the term. Please contact me if you have any questions.


Current Class Schedule:
Name Course ID Title CRN Units Days Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Building / Room
Name Course ID Title CRN Units Days Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Building / Room
Summers, Melody MATH 71 Intermediate Algebra 20084 5 MW 08/23/2021 12/12/2021 08:00AM 10:35AM 61 2319
Summers, Melody MATH 150 Trigonometry 20301 3 TR 08/23/2021 12/12/2021 08:00AM 09:25AM 61 2406
Summers, Melody MATH 150 Trigonometry 20311 3 MW 08/23/2021 12/12/2021 01:15PM 02:40PM 61 3415