Menu

No photo

Rene Loyd

Professor: Mathematics


Building: 61-1634
(909) 274-4679
rloydAT_mtsac.edu


ASCrafton Hills Community College
BSUniversity of California, Riverside
MS — University of California, Riverside


Rene Loyd

Rene Loyd has been a professor in the Mathematics and Computer Science Department at Mt. SAC since 1999.if you have any questions.


Hello Mountie Math Students!


I am so excited that you have decided to take College Algebra ! 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 130 Winter 2023

      Online Class Search:
      ** This class will display as "Online" with a Meeting Time, and as "Web" on a separate line in the online class search, to indicate a fully online class that has both a synchronous component (scheduled class meetings via Zoom) and an asynchronous component (independent work).


      Prerequisites: None


      Class Structure:
      My class is a combination of synchronous and asynchronous learning, which means we will meet on Zoom on Tuesdays and Thursdays, and you will work independently the rest of the week. You are expected to participate on Zoom via Zoom chat. Course materials, including professor's lecture videos, will be provided on Canvas every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. The exams will be in the form of PDF uploads, and will be conducted on Zoom during class time.


      A physical or digital copy of the textbook , MATH 130: College Algebra, 13th Ed., Lial, Hornsby, Schneider, is required. Homework assignments will be in the form of textbook problems, and will generally be due on Fridays. Assignments and due dates will be released on Monday.


      Required Materials:

      Reliable Internet Connection

      Writing Utensils

      Printer (Strongly Recommended)

      Paper (Printer or Lined)

      Scientific Calculator

      Desktop/Laptop/Tablet/Smartphone

      Built-in or External Microphone (Strongly Recommended)

      Scanner or Free Scanning App


      Helpful Foundational Skills:
      Solving Quadratic Equations
      Evaluating Functions
      Graphing Quadratic Equations
      Systems of Equations
      Solving Logarithmic Equations


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 weekdays via email. 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
Loyd, Rene MATH 130 College Algebra 32453 4 MTWR 01/03/2023 02/13/2023 01:30PM 04:20PM ONLINE SYNCH