MATH 310 Mathematical Discovery
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Prerequisite: MATH 110 or Geometry; AND MATH 120 or 125 with a grade of "C" or better; or equivalent skills demonstrated through the assessment process.
This course is designed to introduce students to the spirit of mathematics by involving them in the mathematical process of exploration, conjecture, and proof. Students will explore mathematical patterns and relations, formulate conjectures, and prove their conjectures. Areas of mathematics from which content may be derived include number theory, statistics, probability, geometry, and sequences and series. This course is recommended for students interested in a career in education.
Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:
SLO(1) EXPLORE MATHEMATICAL PATTERNS AND MAKE CONJECTURES