MATH 503 - Mathematics from an Algorithmic Standpoint

Overview

Course Title

Mathematics from an Algorithmic Standpoint

Department(s)

Description

An algorithmic approach to a variety of problems in high school and college mathematics. Topics may include problems from number theory, geometry, calculus, combinatorics, probability, and games and puzzles. Students will learn toprogram in the powerful Mathematica language and use this capability to conduct research in the above areas. Prior experience in programming is not necessary. (Students may not receive credit for this course and MATH 213W.) This course may not be credited toward the degree of Master of Arts in Mathematics.

Typically Offered

Fall, Spring

Academic Career

Graduate

Credits

Minimum Units

3

Maximum Units

3

Academic Progress Units

3

Repeat For Credit

No

Components

Name

Lecture

Hours

3

Requisites

009410

Course Schedule