This is a list of all courses offered by the Math Department.  Not all courses are offered each year.  What is provided is a general description of the courses and the prerequisites.  The actual content may vary.

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MATH 483 (Algebra for High School Teachers)

Textbook

Mathematics for High School Teachers, by Usiskin, Peresinni, Marchisotto, and Stanley, Prentice Hall, 2003

Description

Focuses on concepts related to algebra and trigonometry, including functions, equations, inequalities, and data analysis. Assumes a good understanding of calculus.

Prerequisites

Math 141

Restrictions

Cannot be used toward the upper level math requirement for Math majors.

MATH 484 (Geometry for High School Teachers)

Textbook

Foundations of Geometry, by Gerald A. Venema, Pearson Prentice Hall, 2005

Description

Focuses on concepts related to geometry, including several geometry axiom schemes, transformations, and similarity. Includes constructions with Geometer's Sketchpad.

Prerequisites

MATH 141

Restrictions

Cannot be used toward the upper level math requirement for Math majors.

MATH 485 (Statistics for High School Teachers)

Textbook

Introduction to the Practice of Statistics, 5th Ed., by David S. Moore and George P. McCabe, Freeman, 2006

Description

Focuses on concepts related to statistics and data analysis, including probability, sampling, distribution of data, and inference.

Prerequisites

MATH 141

Restrictions

Cannot be used toward the upper level math requirement for Math majors.

MATH 486 (Calculus for High School Teachers)

Textbook

Calculus, 6th Ed., by Robert Ellis and Denny Gulick, Thomson, 2006

Description

Focuses on concepts related to one-variable calculus including limits, continuity, derivatives, integrals, series, and applications of these topics.

Prerequisites

MATH 141

Restrictions

Cannot be used toward the upper level math requirement for Math majors.