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Areas of Study

Course Overview

This course is the second part of a two-semester course sequence with MAT 171. 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 rational and real numbers, introduction to algebra, Euclidean and solid geometry, statistics, and probability.

Prerequisites: MAT 171. This course is not open to mathematics majors.

Program: Mathematics

Credit: 3

Other Courses

MAT-328

Differential Equations

Ordinary differential equations of first-order and first-degree, high…

Mathematics

Credits 3

MAT-340

Introduction to Number…

A study of properties of integer numbers. Divisibility…

Mathematics

Credits 3

MAT-348

Introduction to Cryptography

This is an introductory course in cryptography. It…

Mathematics

Credits 3

MAT-360

Introduction to Operations…

This course covers linear programming, the simplex algorithm,…

Mathematics

Credits 3

MAT-361

Numerical Analysis

Numerical differentiation, integration, interpolation, approximation of data, approximation…

Mathematics

Credits 3

MAT-395

Special Topics

Special topics in the discipline, designed primarily for…

Mathematics

Credits 1-5