MTH 706 (01) - History of Mathematics

History of Mathematics

CPS Online   Coll of Professional Studies :: Mathematics-CPSO
Online Course Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous
Credits: 4.0
Term: Summer 2024 - Term 5 (05/28/2024 - 07/19/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 70742
This course addresses the historical development of major themes in mathematics, including calculation, numbers, geometry, algebra, infinity, and formalism in various civilizations ranging from the antiquity of Babylonia and Egypt through classical Greece, the Middle and Far East, and on to modern Europe. The course emphasizes how earlier civilizations influenced or failed to influence later ones and how the concepts evolved in these various civilizations.
Advisor Approval Required. Contact your Academic Advisor for approval and registration.
Prerequisite(s): MTH 705 or MATH 606G
Equivalent(s): MATH 608G
Mutual Exclusion : MATH 790
Colleges not allowed in section: Engineering&Physical Sciences
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Instructors: Sandra Found

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
5/28/2024 7/19/2024 Hours Arranged ONLINE