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Course Overview

This course is the first part of a two-semester course sequence with MAT 172. This course is designed for prospective early childhood and elementary school teachers. The contents of this course include concepts and theories underlying early childhood and elementary school mathematics. The students will explore the ”why” behind the mathematical concepts, ideas, and procedures. Topics include problem solving, whole numbers and numeration, whole numbers operations and properties, number theory, fractions, decimals, ratio and proportion, and integers.

Prerequisites: GSR 104 or the equivalent, or permission of the department chair. This course is not open to mathematics majors.

Program: Mathematics

Credit: 3

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MAT-434

Abstract Algebra

An axiomatic treatment of groups, rings, and fields…

Mathematics

Credits 3

MAT-445

Introduction to Complex…

This is an introductory course in complex analysis.…

Mathematics

Credits 3

MAT-451

Internship

This is a one-semester internship in which the…

Mathematics

Credits 3

MAT-455

Advanced Calculus I

This course is the first part of a…

Mathematics

Credits 3

MAT-456

Advanced Calculus II

This course is the second part of a…

Mathematics

Credits 3

MAT-495

Special Topics

Special topics in the discipline, designed primarily for…

Mathematics

Credits 1-5