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MATH 501. Credit By Arrangement

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Credit By Arrangement.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


MATH 511. Modern Algebra I

Credits: 4 View Details
Description: Groups, subgroups, cyclic groups, permutation groups, isomorphisms, Cayley's theorem, cosets, LaGrange's theorem, normal subgroups, quotient groups, homomorphisms, the first isomorphism theorem, construction of the integers and rational numbers from the natural numbers, rings, integral domains, and fields.
Prerequisites: MATH 304 and MATH 312, or consent of instructor
Semester Offered: Fall


MATH 512. Modern Algebra II

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Ideals, factor rings, ring homomorphisms, polynomial rings, factorization of polynomials, irreducible polynomials, Euclidean domains, introduction to fields, extension fields, splitting fields, algebraic and transcendental numbers, geometric construction.
Prerequisites: MATH 411
Semester Offered: DEMAND


MATH 521. Real Analysis I

Credits: 4.0 View Details
Description: The real number system, completeness of the real numbers, topology of the real numbers, sequences, limits, continuity, differentiation, and integration.
Prerequisites: MATH 222, MATH 304
Semester Offered: Spring


MATH 522. Introduction to Real Analysis II

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Series, power series, uniform and pointwise convergence, Reimann integration, and applications.
Prerequisites: MATH 421, MATH 521
Semester Offered: DEMAND


MATH 523. Complex Variables

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: The complex field, the theory of analytic functions, power series. Fundamental theorem of algebra. Prereq.: 320 or 321. 3 Cr. S, ODD.
Prerequisites: MATH 320 or MATH 321
Semester Offered: Odd Spring


MATH 527. Partial Differential Equations

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Partial differential equations of mathematical physics, boundary value problems, classical solution methods, Bessel functions.
Prerequisites: MATH 320 or MATH 321, MATH 325 or MATH 327
Semester Offered: Odd Fall


MATH 531. Professional Subject Matter for Middle School Mathematics

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: For teacher candidates only. Number sense, patterns and functions, number theory, geometry, data analysis and probability, current curriculum and pedagogical developments, lesson planning, and microteaching. Should be taken within one year prior to student teaching.
Prerequisites: One of MATH 304, MATH 312, MATH 321, or instructor permission.
Corequisites: STEM 520, ED 531, IM 522
Semester Offered: Fall


MATH 532. Professional Subject Matter for Secondary School Mathematics

Credits: 4 View Details
Description: For teacher candidates only. Algebra, geometry, data analysis and advanced topics, current curriculum and pedagogical developments, lesson planning, and microteaching. Should be taken within one year prior to student teaching.
Prerequisites: One of MATH 304, MATH 312, MATH 321, or instructor permission.
Corequisites: STEM 521, ED 551, ED 521
Semester Offered: Spring


MATH 533. Algebra for Elementary and Middle School Teachers

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Algebraic concepts, representations, structures and applications.
Prerequisites: MATH 330
Semester Offered: DEMAND


MATH 535. Teaching Problem Solving in Elementary School Mathematics

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Problem solving strategies, teaching problem solving, problem solving via concrete materials, cooperative learning. For elementary education majors only.
Prerequisites: MATH 330
Semester Offered: DEMAND


MATH 539. Using Technology to Teach Science and Mathematics, K-8.

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Demonstrating and exploring technology, such as computers and calculators, that enhances mathematics and science learning and instruction in the K-8 curriculum.
Prerequisites: MATH 330
Semester Offered: DEMAND


MATH 552. Numerical Analysis

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Round-off error and computer arithmetic. Solutions of equations in one variable. Interpolation and polynomial approximation. Numerical integration and differentiation. Error analysis.
Prerequisites: MATH 222, MATH 252 or permission of instructor
Semester Offered: Even Spring


MATH 553. Numerical Linear Algebra

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Direct and iterative solutions in linear algebra. Orthogonal polynomials, splines and least squares approximations. Error analysis.
Prerequisites: MATH 222, MATH 312, MATH 252 or CSCI 201
Semester Offered: DEMAND


MATH 565. Elements of Geometry

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Axiomatic systems, foundations of Euclidean geometry, plane Euclidean geometry, and non-Euclidean and transformational geometries.
Prerequisites: High school geometry, MATH 304, MATH 312
Semester Offered: Spring


MATH 580. Topics in Mathematics

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Designed for intensive study in a special topic in pure or applied mathematics. Topic will be announced in class schedule. Approval of instructor required for enrollment. May be repeated to maximum of 6 credits.
Semester Offered:


MATH 582. Student Teaching Seminar

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: For teacher candidates only. Reflections of and extensions of the student teaching experience in a seminar format; individual classroom observations. Must be taken concurrently with student teaching. S/U grading option only.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


MATH 583. Topics in Elementary School Mathematics

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: In depth study of a special topic in mathematics relevant to the elementary school curriculum.
Prerequisites: MATH 330
Semester Offered: DEMAND


MATH 588. Type B Workshop

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Area limited and specific subjects selected before workshop is announced. These workshops are designed to meet the needs of graduate students for continuing education or enrichment. Workshops numbered 588 may be included as a part of the graduate degree only with the specific approval of the adviser and the graduate dean. This approval may be obtained either by inclusion of the course at the time of program approval or through the petition process.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


MATH 600. Special Problems

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Independent study for advanced students wishing to work out a special problem in the major area of concentration.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer


MATH 610. Advanced Engineering Mathematics

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Ordinary differential equations, series solutions, transforms, boundary value problems, vector calculus, partial differential equations.
Prerequisites: MATH 311, MATH 321, MATH 325
Semester Offered: Fall


MATH 630. Topics in Mathematics Education

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: In-depth study of a special topic in mathematics education: topic to be announced in class schedule.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


MATH 631. Teaching Mathematics in the Junior High School

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Selected topics including: current curriculum and pedagogical developments; mathematics content, materials, and approaches; assessment, remediation, research.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


MATH 632. Teaching Mathematics in the Secondary School

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Selected topics including: mathematical perspectives and processes; mathematics content, materials, and approaches; assessment and remediation; research.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


MATH 633. Research Implications for Mathematics Learning and Teaching

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Implications for classroom practice of current and past research on mathematics learning and teaching at the middle and secondary school levels. How students learn specific mathematical content within the context of mathematical learning theory.
Semester Offered: DEMAND






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