MATH COURSES

 

MATH 1300. Intermediate Algebra - Basic concepts of algebra, real numbers, linear equations and inequalities, polynomials, factoring, systems of equations and inequalities, determinants, graphing and functions.

MATH 1304. College Algebra - Rational expressions, radicals, complex numbers, graphs, second-degree equations in one or two variables, exponential and logarithmic functions, conic sections, sequences, series, and the binomial theorem. Prerequisite: MATH 1300 or Placement

MATH 1305. Trigonometry - Trigonometric functions, solutions of triangles, trigonometric identities, trigonometric function graphs, trigonometric forms of complex numbers and vectors. Prerequisite: MATH 1304 or equivalent.

MATH 1306. Elementary Statistics - Statistical measures, binomial and normal distributions, t-distribution, regression, correlation, hypothesis testing, and statistical software use. Prerequisite: MATH 1304.


MATH 2304. Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers I - numeration systems and
operations with whole numbers, integers, rational numbers, real numbers, problem-solving, and algebraic concepts including how students learn these concepts. Focus on problem-solving. Cannot be used to satisfy the mathematics academic foundations requirement, except for the BSIS degree. Prerequisites: MATH 1304 College Algebra; BSIS degree plan.

MATH 2305. Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers II- geometry, measurement,
probability and statistics concepts, including how students learn these concepts. Focus on problem-solving. Cannot be used to satisfy the mathematics academic foundations requirement, except for the BSIS degree. Prerequisites: MATH 2304 Math for Elementary Teachers I; BSIS degree plan.

MATH 2306. Calculus I - Transcendental functions, limits, derivatives, applications of derivatives, integration, differential equations, and the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus.
Prerequisite: MATH 1305 or equivalent.

MATH 2307. Calculus II - Techniques of integration, applications of integration, improper integrals, polar equations, parametric equations, and infinite series. Prerequisite: C or better in MATH 2306 or equivalent.

MATH 3300. Calculus III - Functions of several variables, partial derivatives, multiple integrals, vectors, vector equations, and an introduction to vector calculus. Prerequisite: C or better in MATH 2307 or equivalent.

MATH 3301. Mathematical Structures for Middle School Teachers - Axiomatic and analytic geometry, problem solving, statistics, and probability. Cannot be used to satisfy the mathematics academic foundation requirement. Prerequisite: MATH 1304 or consent of instructor.

MATH 3302. Linear Algebra - Vector spaces, linear independence, bases, linear mappings, inner products, determinants, applications of matrices, and eigenvalues. Prerequisite: MATH 2306. Corequisite: MATH 3307.

MATH 3303. Vector Mechanics - Vector algebra, components of vector forces, equilibrium, moments, couples, free-body diagrams, centroids, and analysis of structures. Designed primarily for pre-engineering students. Prerequisite: MATH 3300 or consent of instructor.

MATH 3305. Mathematics for Secondary School Teachers I - Concepts of algebra, functions,systems of equations and polynomials, complex numbers, mathematics of finance, recurrence relations, matrices, calculators, and foundations of mathematics education. For elementary and secondary education majors only. Cannot be used to satisfy the mathematics academic foundations requirement. Prerequisite: MATH 1304 or consent of instructor.

MATH 3306. Modern Geometry - Topics from Euclidian geometry including lines, polygons, circles, triangles, and constructions. Designed for students in secondary or elementary education. Prerequisite: MATH 2306 or consent of instructor.

MATH 3307. Mathematical Reasoning and Proof - Intuitive set theory, symbolic logic, proof techniques, combinatorics and graph theory. Prerequisite: MATH 2306 or consent of instructor.

MATH 3309. Probability - Basic concepts of probability, conditional probability, independence, random variables, discrete and continuous probability distributions, moments, special distributions, and central limit theorem. Corequisite: MATH 2307.

MATH 3310. Mathematics for Secondary School Teachers II - Analytical geometry,
trigonometry, modern geometry, probability and statistics, calculators, and foundations of mathematics education. Cannot be used to satisfy the mathematics academic foundations requirement. Prerequisite: MATH 3305 or consent of instructor.

MATH 4302. Differential Equations - First and second order equations, power series,
Laplace transforms, systems of differential equations, numerical methods, and dynamical systems. Prerequisite: MATH 3300.

MATH 4304. Abstract Algebra - Groups, rings, integral domains, and fields. Prerequisite: MATH 3302 or consent of instructor.

MATH 4305. Intermediate Analysis - Limits, continuity, derivatives, integrals, and related theorems. Prerequisite: MATH 3300.

MATH 4308. Special Topics - Topics selected from topology, complex variables, numerical analysis, number theory, applied mathematics, computer algebra systems, statistics, cryptography, or other selected fields . Students may repeat the course for credit upon a change in content. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

MATH 4310. Numerical Analysis - introduction to scientific computing, numerical differentiation and integration, solutions of nonlinear equations, and approximating functions by regression and interpolation. Prerequisite: MATH 3307 or instructor approval.

MATH 5316. Special Topics - topics selected from mathematics intended to supplement
teacher education. Students may repeat the course for credit upon change in content.