MATH 928 (1ON) - Selected Topics in Mathematics for Teachers

Topics in Math for Teachers

Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Mathematics&Statistics
Course Delivery Method: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 1.0 to 3.0
Term: January 2019 - January Term - online (12/27/2018 - 01/18/2019)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 30180
New or specialized topics not covered in the regular course offerings. May be repeated for credit.
Instructors: Steven Benson

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
12/27/2018 1/18/2019 Hours Arranged TBA
Additional Course Details: 
Pythagoras and Cousins: Connections Between Geometry and Algebra
 
Course description: Participants will explore connections between geometry and algebra through investigations of the Pythagorean Theorem and related results.  They will work on concrete problems that encourage them to search for patterns and to create and confirm/disprove conjectures about more general situations. There will be opportunities to share solutions and make connections to the precollege curriculum.