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Courses - Summer 2019
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MATH107
Introduction to Math Modeling and Probability
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
GenEd: FSMA
Prerequisite: Must have math eligibility of Math 107 or higher; and math eligibility is based on Math Placement Exam or successful completion of MATH003 with appropriate eligibility.
Restriction: Not open to students majoring in mathematics, engineering, business, life sciences, and the physical sciences;; and must not have completed MATH120, MATH130, MATH136, or MATH140; and must not have completed MATH220; and must not have completed any MATH or STAT course with a prerequisite of MATH120, MATH130, MATH136, MATH140 or MATH220.
Credit only granted for: STAT100, MATH107, MATH110, MATH111, MATH112, or MATH113.
Formerly: Math 110 and Math 111.
Additional information: Students who have credits for MATH107 may not also receive credits for STAT100, MATH110, MATH 111, MATH112, or MATH113.
A goal is to convey the power of mathematics as shown by a variety of problems which can be modeled and solved by quantitative means. Also included is an introduction to probability. Topics include data analysis, equations, systems of equations, inequalities, elementary linear programming, Venn diagrams, counting, basic probability, permutations, combinations, tree diagrams, standard normal and normal distributions. The mathematics of finance is covered. The course includes problem solving and decision making in economics, management, and social sciences.
MATH113
College Algebra and Trigonometry
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
GenEd: FSMA
Prerequisite: Must have math eligibility of MATH113 or higher; and math eligibility is based on the Math Placement Exam or the successful completion of MATH 003 with appropriate eligibility.
Restriction: Must not have completed MATH115, MATH120, MATH130, MATH136, or MATH140; and must not have completed any course with a prerequisite of MATH120, MATH130, MATH136, MATH140 or MATH220; and must not have completed MATH112 or MATH220.
Credit only granted for: Students who have credits for MATH113 may not also receive credits for MATH107, MATH110, MATH112, or MATH115.
Topics include elementary functions including graphs and applications of: polynomial, rational, exponential, and logarithmic functions. Systems of equations and applications. Trigonometric functions: angle and radian measure, graphs and applications.
MATH115
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
GenEd: FSMA
Prerequisite: Must have math eligibility of MATH115 or higher; and math eligibility is based on the Math Placement Exam or the successful completion of MATH003 with appropriate eligibility. Or MATH113.
Restriction: Must not have completed MATH140; and must not have completed any MATH or STAT course with a prerequisite of MATH140.
Credit only granted for: Students who have credits for MATH115 may not also receive credits for MATH112 or MATH113.
Preparation for MATH120, MATH130 or MATH140. Elementary functions and graphs: polynomials, rational functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, trigonometric functions. Algebraic techniques preparatory for calculus.
MATH120
Elementary Calculus I
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
GenEd: FSAR, FSMA
Prerequisite: 1 course with a minimum grade of C- from (MATH112, MATH113, MATH115). Or must have math eligibility of MATH120 or higher; and math eligibility is based on the Math Placement Test.
Restriction: Not open to students majoring in mathematics, engineering, the biological sciences, biochemistry, chemistry, or the physical sciences.
Credit only granted for: MATH120, MATH130, MATH136, MATH140, or MATH220.
Formerly: MATH220.
Basic ideas of differential and integral calculus, with emphasis on elementary techniques of differentiation and applications.
MATH140
Credits: 4
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
CORE: MS
GenEd: FSAR, FSMA
Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C- in MATH115. Or must have math eligibility of MATH140 or higher; and math eligibility is based on the Math Placement Test.
Credit only granted for: MATH120, MATH130, MATH136, MATH140 or MATH220.
Introduction to calculus, including functions, limits, continuity, derivatives and applications of the derivative, sketching of graphs of functions, definite and indefinite integrals, and calculation of area. The course is especially recommended for science, engineering and mathematics majors.
MATH141
Credits: 4
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
CORE: MS
Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C- in MATH140. Or 1 course with a minimum grade of B- from (MATH130, MATH136); and permission of CMNS-Mathematics department.
Credit only granted for: MATH121, MATH131, MATH141, or MATH221.
Continuation of MATH140, including techniques of integration, improper integrals, applications of integration (such as volumes, work, arc length, moments), inverse functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, sequences and series.
MATH206
Introduction to Matlab
Credits: 1
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: 1 course with a minimum grade of C- from (MATH136, MATH140).
Credit only granted for: CMSC206, CMSC298M, MATH206, or MATH299M.
This course is intended to prepare students for subsequent courses requiring computation with MATLAB. Covers basics of MATLAB including simple commands, variables, solving equations, graphing differentiation and integration, matrices and vectors, functions, M-files and fundamentals of programming in the MATLAB environment. When offered in Winter and Summer terms, the course is offered in a format suitable for online distance learning.
MATH240
Introduction to Linear Algebra
Credits: 4
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: 1 course with a minimum grade of C- from (MATH131, MATH141).
Credit only granted for: MATH240, MATH341, or MATH461.
Basic concepts of linear algebra: vector spaces, applications to line and plane geometry, linear equations and matrices, similar matrices, linear transformations, eigenvalues, determinants and quadratic forms.
MATH241
Credits: 4
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C- in MATH141.
Credit only granted for: MATH241 or MATH340.
Introduction to multivariable calculus, including vectors and vector-valued functions, partial derivatives and applications of partial derivatives (such as tangent planes and Lagrange multipliers), multiple integrals, volume, surface area, and the classical theorems of Green, Stokes and Gauss.
MATH246
Differential Equations for Scientists and Engineers
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C- in MATH141.
Credit only granted for: MATH246 or MATH341.
An introduction to the basic methods of solving ordinary differential equations. Equations of first and second order, linear differential equations, Laplace transforms, numerical methods and the qualitative theory of differential equations.
MATH310
Introduction to Mathematical Proof
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C- in MATH141; and must have completed or be concurrently enrolled in MATH240, MATH341, or MATH461; and must have completed or be concurrently enrolled in MATH241 or MATH340.
Restriction: Must be in a major within the CMNS-Mathematics department.
Credit only granted for: MATH307 or MATH310.
Additional information: Math majors may not use this course to satisfy an upper-level requirement.
To develop the students' ability to construct a rigorous proof of a mathematical claim. Students will also be made aware of mathematical results that are of interest to those wishing to analyze a particular mathematical model. Topics will be drawn from logic, set theory, structure of the number line, elementary topology, metric spaces, functions, sequences and continuity.
MATH401
Applications of Linear Algebra
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: 1 course with a minimum grade of C- from (MATH461, MATH240, MATH341).
Various applications of linear algebra: theory of finite games, linear programming, matrix methods as applied to finite Markov chains, random walk, incidence matrices, graphs and directed graphs, networks and transportation problems.
MATH406
Introduction to Number Theory
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: 1 course with a minimum grade of C- from (MATH240, MATH241, MATH246, MATH340, MATH341, MATH461); or permission of CMNS-Mathematics department.
Integers, divisibility, prime numbers, unique factorization, congruences, quadratic reciprocity, Diophantine equations and arithmetic functions.
MATH410
(Perm Req)
Advanced Calculus I
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: 1 course with a minimum grade of C- from (MATH240, MATH461, MATH341); and 1 course with a minimum grade of C- from (MATH340, MATH241); and minimum grade of C- in MATH310. Or students who have taken courses with comparable content may contact the department.
First semester of a year course. Subjects covered during the year are: sequences and series of numbers, continuity and differentiability of real valued functions of one variable, the Riemann integral, sequences of functions and power series. Functions of several variables including partial derivatives, multiple integrals, line and surface integrals. The implicit function theorem.
MATH461
Linear Algebra for Scientists and Engineers
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C- in MATH141; and must have completed any MATH or STAT course with a prerequisite of MATH141.
Credit only granted for: MATH240, MATH341, or MATH461.
Additional information: This course may not be used towards the upper level math requirements for MATH/STAT majors.
Basic concepts of linear algebra. This course is similar to MATH 240, but with more extensive coverage of the topics needed in applied linear algebra: change of basis, complex eigenvalues, diagonalization, the Jordan canonical form.
MATH462
Partial Differential Equations
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: 1 course with a minimum grade of C- from (MATH241, MATH340); and 1 course with a minimum grade of C- from (MATH246, MATH341).
Linear spaces and operators, orthogonality, Sturm-Liouville problems and eigenfunction expansions for ordinary differential equations. Introduction to partial differential equations, including the heat equation, wave equation and Laplace's equation. Boundary value problems, initial value problems and initial-boundary value problems.
MATH498
Selected Topics in Mathematics
Credits: 1 - 9
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
MATH498A
(Perm Req)
Selected Topics in Mathematics
Credits: 1 - 9
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Contact department for information to register for this course.
MATH689
(Perm Req)
Research Interactions in Mathematics
Credits: 1 - 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Contact department for information to register for this course.
MATH799
(Perm Req)
Master's Thesis Research
Credits: 1 - 6
Grad Meth: Reg
Contact department for information to register for this course.
MATH898
(Perm Req)
Pre-Candidacy Research
Credits: 1 - 8
Grad Meth: Reg, S-F
Contact department for information to register for this course.
MATH899
Doctoral Dissertation Research
Credits: 1 - 8
Grad Meth: Reg
Contact department for information to register for this course.