MATH 618 - Foundations of Geometry.

Overview

Course Title

Foundations of Geometry.

Department(s)

Description

Not open to students who are taking or have received credit for MATH 318. The course is an exploration of Euclid’s fifth postulate, often referred to as the parallel postulate. Development of the basics of Euclidean geometry with a focus on understanding the role of the fifth postulate. Development and exploration of hyperbolic geometry, a non-Euclidean geometry.Prereq.: One course in Multivariable Calculus.

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

036082

Course Schedule