Mathematics

MATHEMATICS 100: INTRODUCTION TO COLLEGE MATHEMATICS

Fall, Spring. Credit, three hours. This course is designed for students who need to strengthen their mathematical backgrounds before entering regular college mathematics courses. The course includes a review of algebra and transcendental functions (Trigonometric, logarithmic, and exponential functions).

MATHEMATICS 109: GRAPH THEORY AND MATH MODELS (MQR)

When schedules allow. Credit, three hours. Students have the opportunity to confront and solve problems related to graph theory.

MATHEMATICS 110: TRANSITION TO CALCULUS (MQR)

Fall, Spring. Credit, three hours. Pre-calculus topics with beginning calculus. For students who need a review of transcendental functions while learning calculus. Provides a solid foundation for subsequent calculus courses.

MATHEMATICS 111: CALCULUS I (MQR)

This sequence includes differential and integral calculus of algebraic and transcendental functions of one variable, with applications and infinite series, including power series. Students receiving credit for Mathematics 111 cannot take Mathematics 119, Business Calculus for credit.

MATHEMATICS 112: CALCULUS II (MQR)

Fall, Spring. Credit, three hours. This sequence includes differential and integral calculus of algebraic and transcendental functions of one variable, with applications and infinite series, including power series. Students receiving credit for Mathematics 111 cannot take Mathematics 119, Business Calculus for credit.

MATHEMATICS 117: INTRODUCTION TO PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS (MQR)

Fall, Spring. Credit, three hours. Covers basic concepts in counting and probability. Topics include geometry and number theory. Intended for non-mathematics majors.

MATHEMATICS 120: INTRODUCTION TO PURE MATHEMATICS (MQR)

When schedules allow. Credit, three hours. Proofs and the foundations of mathematical thought, namely definitions, axioms, and logic. Specific topics include geometry and number theory. Intended for non-mathematics majors.

MATHEMATICS 123: THE ORIGINS OF MATHEMATICS (MQR)

When schedules allow. Credit, three hours. A survey of mathematical history, with a focus on student discovery of mathematical techniques. Covers ancient Egypt, Babylonia, Greece, and China, as well as more modern developments.

MATHEMATICS 125: CODES AND CONNECTIONS: AN INTRODUCTION TO NUMBER THEORY (MQR)

When schedule allows. Credit, three hours. Using secret codes, puzzles, and curious mathematical oddities such as motivation, this course explores the elementary concepts behind the theory of numbers and their unexpected connections with other major branches of mathematics. Intended for non-mathematics majors.

MATHEMATICS 202: MATHEMATICS CENTER PRACTICUM

TBA. Credit, one hour. Designed as a companion to the first semester experience as a Mathematics Center tutor. Course includes reflection on tutoring experiences and practice in tutoring strategies. Included will be an in-depth review of essential mathematical concepts and proofs in the calculus sequence, theoretical and pedagogical readings, and tutoring reflections and observations.

MATHEMATICS 207: PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS (MQR)

When schedules allow. Credit, three hours. Prerequisite: Mathematics 112, placement recommendation, or permission of instructor. Development and use of mathematical models from probability and statistics, with applications.

MATHEMATICS 211: MULTIVARIABLE CALCULUS (MQR)

Fall. Credit, three hours. Prerequisite: Mathematics 112. Vectors, multivariable functions, partial derivatives, multiple integrals, vector and scalar fields, Green's and Stokes' theorems, and divergence theorem.

MATHEMATICS 212: DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS (MQR)

Spring. Credit, three hours. Prerequisite: Mathematics 112. Ordinary differential equations with applications.

MATHEMATICS 221: LINEAR ALGEBRA (MQR)

Spring. Credit, four hours. Prerequisite: Mathematics 112 or permission of instructor. Systems of linear equations and matrices, determinants, linear transformations, vector spaces, and eigenvectors.

MATHEMATICS 250: FOUNDATIONS OF MATHEMATICS (MQR)

Spring. Credit, three hours. Prerequisite: Mathematics 112. An introduction to theoretical mathematics, logic and proof, sets, induction, abstract algebraic structures, and the real number line.

MATHEMATICS 297R: DIRECTED STUDY

Topics and credit to be arranged. This course does not satisfy distribution requirements in natural science and mathematics.

MATHEMATICS 315: NUMERICAL ANALYSIS (MQR)

Spring. Credit, four hours. Prerequisites: Mathematics 221 and Computer Science 170. Solution of linear and nonlinear systems of equations, interpolation, least-squares approximation, numerical integration, and differentiation. Significant components of the course material are based on linear algebra and computation. Has a one-hour lab.