MATH 531 (01) - Mathematical Proof

Mathematical Proof

Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Mathematics&Statistics
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 51118
Introduces reading and writing proofs in mathematics. The basic language of mathematics common to all branches of the subject, especially set theory and basic logic. Prereq: MATH 425; or permission. Writing intensive.
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Only listed campus in section: Durham
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: David Fifty

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 MWF 9:40am - 11:00am PARS N104


The text is “Mathematical Proofs” by Chartrand, Polimeni and Zhang. We will use the third edition. Used copies should be readily available. Expected coverage: Chapters 1 -7. Note that Chapter 0 is assumed as prerequisite material. We will begin with Chapter 1. Please let me know if you have any questions.