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I am currently a community college student majoring in Computer Science, and I was placed into Calculus 1. I had to withdraw from this course for two semesters now. My professor advised me that I have "Algebra Issues".

With my weaker foundation of Algebra, I plan to take the College Algebra course. I would also like to take trigonometry because I never took that class in high school. I technically never took Geometry, and I did poorly in Algebra 2 my junior year. (I got a B first semester and a C second semester).

On the other hand, I took PreCalculus my senior year, and got B-'s for both semesters which got me landed in Calc 1. My professor advised me to just take PreCalc again since it has a good mixture of the two, but I would rather take them both concurrently. I feel I would have a better understanding of both taking them individually than having a mixed class.

What do you guys think? Also, due to school scheduling, would it make a difference if I were to take Trig for the whole term(Summer 8 weeks), and College Algebra for the second half of the summer (4 weeks)? Or should I plan it to have Trig then College Algebra within the same day. (8 weeks)?

With my weaker foundation of Algebra, I plan to take the College Algebra course. I would also like to take trigonometry because I never took that class in high school. I technically never took Geometry, and I did poorly in Algebra 2 my junior year. (I got a B first semester and a C second semester).

On the other hand, I took PreCalculus my senior year, and got B-'s for both semesters which got me landed in Calc 1. My professor advised me to just take PreCalc again since it has a good mixture of the two, but I would rather take them both concurrently. I feel I would have a better understanding of both taking them individually than having a mixed class.

What do you guys think? Also, due to school scheduling, would it make a difference if I were to take Trig for the whole term(Summer 8 weeks), and College Algebra for the second half of the summer (4 weeks)? Or should I plan it to have Trig then College Algebra within the same day. (8 weeks)?

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