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MATH 505 - The History & Philosophy of Mathematics |

An introduction to the history of mathematics, along with the attending development of the philosophical aspects of mathematical inquiry. Emphasis is placed on historically important problems in arithmetic, geometry, trigonometry, algebra, and analysis. Mathematical abstraction and generalization will be examined in historical context, from early numeration systems through the modern era. Prerequisite: MATH 310.
3.000 Credit hours 3.000 Lecture hours Levels: Graduate Schedule Types: Online - do not use, Lecture, Hybrid - do not use Biology, Chemistry and Math Department Textbook information for this course. |