2021-2022 Academic Catalog 
    
    Aug 19, 2022  
2021-2022 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

MATH 300 - Algebraic Structures and Proofs


Credits: 3
This course introduces the basic mathematical theory and proofs of the fundamental theorems and formulas in preparation for further studies in mathematics, data science, and mathematics education. The course prepares students for the demand of advanced courses while giving students an opportunity to witness and participate in the intrinsic beauty of formal mathematical thought. Topics include logic; set theory and related topics, mathematical induction and recursion; fundamental counting principles; combinatorics; basic study of number theory; and complex numbers.
General Education Area: Quantitative Reasoning
Prerequisite: MATH-151 or AP Calculus AB