Jump to content

Courses in Mathematics (MAT)

Lower Division

B. Elementary Algebra (no credit)

Lecture—3 hours. Not open to Concurrent student enrollment. Basic concepts of algebra, including polynomials, factoring, equations, graphs, and inequalities. Offered only if sufficient number of students enroll. (P/NP grading only.)—F. (F.)

C. Trigonometry (no credit)

Lecture—2 hours. Not open to Concurrent student enrollment. Basic concepts of trigonometry, including trigonometric functions, identities, inverse functions, and applications. Offered only if sufficient number of students enroll. (P/NP grading only.)—F. (F.)

D. Intermediate Algebra (no credit)

Lecture—3 hours. Not open to Concurrent student enrollment. Basic concepts of algebra, prepares student for college work in mathematics, such as course 16A or 21A. Functions, equations, graphs, logarithms, and systems of equations. Offered only if sufficient number of students enroll. (P/NP grading only.)—F, W. (F, W.)

12. Precalculus (3)

Lecture—3 hours. Prerequisite: two years of high school algebra, plane geometry, plane trigonometry; and obtaining required score on the Precalculus Diagnostic Examination. Topics selected for their use in calculus, including functions and their graphs, slope, zeroes of polynomials, exponential, logarithmic and trigonometric functions, sketching surfaces and solids. Not open for credit to students who have completed any of courses 16A, 16B, 16C, 17A, 17B, 17C, 21A, 21B, or 21C with a C- or better. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE, SL.—F, W, S. (F, W, S.) 

Note: Mathematics 16A, 16B, and 16C are intended for students who will take no more Mathe­matics courses. Mathematics 17A, 17B, and 17C have the same level of rigor as 16A, 16B, and 16C, yet are much more broad mathematically (contain­ing algebra, differential equations and probability, besides traditional calculus), and are intended for biology.

16A. Short Calculus (3)

Lecture—3 hours. Prerequisite: two years of high school algebra, plane geometry, plane trigonometry, and satisfying the Mathematics Placement Requirement. Limits; differentiation of algebraic functions; analytic geometry; applications, in particular to maxima and minima problems. Not open for credit to students who have completed course 17B, 17C, 21A, 21B, or 21C. Only 2 units of credit to students who have completed course 17A. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE, SL.—F, W, S. (F, W, S.)

16B. Short Calculus (3)

Lecture—3 hours. Prerequisite: course 16A, 17A, or 21A. Integration; calculus for trigonometric, exponential, and logarithmic functions; applications. Not open for credit to students who have completed courses 17C, 21B, or 21C. Only 2 units of credit to students who have completed course 17B. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE, SL.—F, W, S. (F, W, S.)

16C. Short Calculus (3)

Lecture—3 hours. Prerequisite: course 16B, 17B, or 21B. Differential equations; partial derivatives; double integrals; applications; series. Not open for credit to students who have completed course 21C. Only 2 units of credit to students who have completed course 17C. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE, SL.—F, W, S. (F, W, S.)

Note: Mathematics 16A, 16B, and 16C are intended for students who will take no more Mathe­matics courses. Mathematics 17A, 17B, and 17C have the same level of rigor as 16A, 16B, and 16C, yet are much more broad mathematically (contain­ing algebra, differential equations and probability, besides traditional calculus), and are intended for biology students.

17A. Calculus for Biology and Medicine (4)

Lecture—3 hours; discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: two years of high school algebra, plane geometry, plane trigonometry, and analytical geometry, and satisfying the Mathematics Placement Requirement. Introduction to differential calculus via applications in biology and medicine. Limits, derivatives of polynomials, trigonometric, and exponential functions, graphing, applications of the derivative to biology and medicine. Not open for credit to students who have completed course 16B, 16C, 21A, 21B, or 21C; only 2 units of credit to students who have completed course 16A. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE, SL.—F, W, S. (F, W, S.)

17B. Calculus for Biology and Medicine (4)

Lecture—3 hours; discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 16A, 17A, or 21A. Introduction to integral calculus and elementary differential equations via applications to biology and medicine. Fundamental theorem of calculus, techniques of integration including integral tables and numerical methods, improper integrals, elementary first order differential equations, applications in biology and medicine. Not open for credit to students who have completed course 16C, 21B, or 21C. Only 2 units of credit for students who have completed course 16B. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE, SL.—F, W, S. (F, W, S.) 

17C. Calculus for Biology and Medicine (4)

Lecture—3 hours; discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 17B with C- or above. Matrix algebra, functions of several variables, partial derivatives, systems of differential equations, and applications to biology and medicine. Not open for credit to students who have completed course 21C; only 2 units of credit to students who have completed course 16C. GE credit: SciEng | SE, SL.—F, W, S. (F, W, S.)

21A. Calculus (4)

Lecture—3 hours; discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: two years of high school algebra, plane geometry, plane trigonometry, and analytic geometry, and satisfying the Mathematics Placement Requirement. Functions, limits, continuity. Slope and derivative. Differentiation of algebraic and transcendental functions. Applications to motion, natural growth, graphing, extrema of a function. Differentials. L'Hopital's rule. Not open for credit to students who have completed course 16B, 16C, 17B, or 17C. Only 2 units of credit to students who have completed course 16A or 17A. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE, SL.—F, W, S. (F, W, S.)

21AH. Honors Calculus (4)

Lecture/discussion—4 hours. Prerequisite: a Precalculus Diagnostic Examination score significantly higher than the minimum for course 21A is required. More intensive treatment of material covered in course 21A. Offered irregularly. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE.

21AL. Emerging Scholars Program Calculus Workshop (2)

Workshop—6 hours. Prerequisite: concurrent enrollment in course 21A. Functions, limits, continuity. Slope and derivative. Same course content as course 21A. Enrollment for students in the Emerging Scholars Program by instructor's invitation only. (P/NP grading only.) Offered irregularly. GE credit: SE.

21B. Calculus (4)

Lecture—3 hours; discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 21A or 21AH. Continuation of course 21A. Definition of definite integral, fundamental theorem of calculus, techniques of integration. Application to area, volume, arc length, average of a function, improper integral, surface of revolution. Only 2 units of credit to students who have completed course 16B, 16C, 17B, or 17C. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE, SL.—F, W, S. (F, W, S.)

21BH. Honors Calculus (4)

Lecture/discussion—4 hours. Prerequisite: a grade of B or better in course 21A or 21AH. More intensive treatment of material covered in course 21B. Students completing 21BH can continue with course 21CH or the regular 21C. Offered irregularly. GE credit: SciEng | SE.

21BL. Emerging Scholars Program Calculus Workshop (2)

Workshop—6 hours. Prerequisite: course 21A or 21AH; concurrent enrollment in 21B. Continuation of course 21A. Same course content as 21B. Enrollment for students in the Emerging Scholars Program by instructor's invitation only. Offered irregularly. (P/NP grading only.) GE credit: SE.

21C. Calculus (4)

Lecture—3 hours; discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 16C, 17C, 21B, or 21BH. Continuation of course 21B. Sequences, series, tests for convergence, Taylor expansions. Vector algebra, vector calculus, scalar and vector fields. Partial derivatives, total differentials. Applications to maximum and minimum problems in two or more variables. Applications to physical systems. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE.—F, W, S. (F, W, S.) 

21CH. Honors Calculus (4)

Lecture/discussion—4 hours. Prerequisite: a grade of B or better in course 21B or 21BH. More intensive treatment of material covered in course 21C. Offered infrequently. GE credit: SciEng | SE.

21CL. Emerging Scholars Program Calculus Workshop (2)

Workshop—6 hours. Prerequisite: concurrent enrollment in 21C. Continuation of course 21B. Same course content as course 21C. Enrollment for students in the Emerging Scholars Program by instructor's invitation only. (P/NP grading only.) Offered irregularly. GE credit: SE.

21D. Vector Analysis (4)

Lecture—3 hours; discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 21C or 21CH. Continuation of course 21C. Definite integrals over plane and solid regions in various coordinate systems. Line and surface integrals. Green's theorem, Stoke's theorem, divergence theorem. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE.—F, W, S. (F, W, S.) 

21M. Accelerated Calculus (5)

Lecture/discussion—4 hours; discussion/laboratory—1 hour. Prerequisite: grade of B or higher in both semesters of high school calculus or a score of 4 or higher on the Advanced Placement Calculus AB exam, and obtaining the required score on the Precalculus Diagnostic Examination and its trigonometric component. Accelerated treatment of material from courses 21A and 21B, with detailed presentation of theory, definitions, and proofs, and treatment of computational aspects of calculus at a condensed but sophisticated level. Not open for credit to students who have completed course 21A or 21B; only 3 units of credit will be allowed to students who have completed course 16A and only 2 units of credit will be allowed to students who have completed course 16B. Offered irregularly. GE credit: SciEng | SE.

22A. Linear Algebra (3)

Lecture—3 hours. Prerequisite: nine units of college mathematics and Engineering 6 or knowledge of Matlab or course 22AL (to be taken concurrently). Matrices and linear transformations, determinants, eigenvalues, eigenvectors, diagonalization, factorization. Not open for credit to students who have completed course 67. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE.—F, W, S. (F, W, S.)

22AL. Linear Algebra Computer Laboratory (1)

Laboratory—2-3 hours. Prerequisite: nine units of college mathematics. Introduction to Matlab and its use in linear algebra. (P/NP grading only.) GE credit: QL, SE.—F, W, S. (F, W, S.)

22B. Differential Equations (3)

Lecture—3 hours. Prerequisite: course 22A or 67 with C- or above. Solutions of elementary differential equations. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE.—F, W, S. (F, W, S.)

25. Advanced Calculus (4)

Lecture/discussion—4 hours. Prerequisite: course 21C or 21CH. Introduction to the rigorous treatment of abstract mathematical analysis. Proofs in mathematics, induction, sets, cardinality; real number system, theory of convergence of sequences. Not open for credit to students who have completed former course 127A. GE credit: SciEng | SE.—F, W, S. (F, W, S.) 

36. Fundamentals of Mathematics (3)

Lecture—3 hours. Prerequisite: satisfaction of the Mathematics Placement Requirement. Introduction to fundamental mathematical ideas selected from the principal areas of modern mathematics. Properties of the primes, the fundamental theorems of arithmetic, properties of the rationals and irrationals, binary and other number systems. Not open for credit to students who have completed course 108. Offered irregularly. GE credit: SciEng.

67. Modern Linear Algebra (4)

Lecture/discussion—4 hours. Prerequisite: course 21A or consent of instructor. Rigorous treatment of linear algebra; topics include vector spaces, bases and dimensions, orthogonal projections, eigenvalues and eigenvectors, similarity transformations, singular value decomposition and positive definiteness. Only one unit of credit to students who have completed course 22A. GE credit: SciEng | SE.—F, W. (F, W.) 

71A. Explorations in Elementary Mathematics (3)

Lecture—2 hours; laboratory—3 hours. Prerequisite: two years of high school mathematics. Weekly explorations of mathematical ideas related to the elementary school curriculum will be carried out by cooperative learning groups. Lectures will provide background and synthesize the results of group exploration. (Deferred grading only, pending completion of sequence.) Offered irregularly.

71B. Explorations in Elementary Mathematics (3)

Lecture—2 hours; laboratory—3 hours. Prerequisite: two years of high school mathematics. Weekly explorations of mathematical ideas related to the elementary school curriculum will be carried out by cooperative learning groups. Lectures will provide background and synthesize the results of group exploration. (Deferred grading only, pending completion of sequence.) Offered irregularly.

89. Elementary Problem Solving (1)

Lecture—1 hour. Prerequisite: high school mathematics through precalculus. Solve and present solutions to challenging and interesting problems in elementary mathematics. May be repeated one time for credit. (P/NP grading only.) Offered irregularly.

98. Directed Group Study (1-5)

Prerequisite: consent of instructor. (P/NP grading only.)—F, W, S. (F, W, S.)

99. Special Study for Undergraduates (1-5)

Prerequisite: consent of instructor. (P/NP grading only.)—F, W, S. (F, W, S.)

Upper Division

108. Introduction to Abstract Mathematics (4)

Lecture/discussion—4 hours. Prerequisite: course 21B. A rigorous treatment of mathematical concepts with emphasis on developing the ability to understand abstract mathematical ideas, to read and write mathematical concepts, and to prove theorems. Designed to serve as preparation for the more rigorous upper division courses. GE credit: SciEng, Wrt | SE.—F, W, S. (F, W, S.)

111. History of Mathematics (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion. Prerequisite: eight units of upper division Mathematics; one of the following: course 25, 67, 108, 114, 115A, 141, or 145. History of mathematics from ancient times through the development of calculus. Mathematics from Arab, Hindu, Chinese and other cultures. Selected topics from the history of modern mathematics. GE credit: SciEng | SE.—W. (W.)

114. Convex Geometry (4)

Lecture/discussion—4 hours. Prerequisite: courses 21C; 22A or 67. Topics selected from the theory of convex bodies, convex functions, geometric inequalities, combinatorial geometry, and integral geometry. Designed to serve as preparation for the more rigorous upper-division courses. Offered in alternate years. GE credit: SciEng | SE.—(W.)

115A. Number Theory (4)

Lecture/discussion—4 hours. Prerequisite: course 21B. Divisibility and related topics, diophantine equations, selected topics from the theory of prime numbers. Designed to serve as preparation for the more rigorous upper division courses. GE credit: QL, SE.—F. (F.)

115B. Number Theory (4)

Lecture—3 hours; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: course 22A or 67; and 115A. Euler function, Moebius function, congruences, primitive roots, quadratic reciprocity law. Offered in alternate years. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE, SL.—W.

116. Differential Geometry (4)

Lecture—3 hours; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: course 125A. Vector analysis, curves, and surfaces in three dimensions. Offered in alternate years. GE credit: SciEng | SE.—(S.)

118A. Partial Differential Equations: Elementary Methods (4)

Lecture—3 hours; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: courses 21D; 22B; 22A or 67.Derivation of partial differential equations; separation of variables; equilibrium solutions and Laplace's equation; Fourier series; method of characteristics for the one dimensional wave equation. Solution of nonhomogeneous equations. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE.—F. (F.)

118B. Partial Differential Equations: Eigenfunction Expansions (4)

Lecture—3 hours; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: course 118A. Sturm-Liouville Theory; self-adjoint operators; mixed boundary conditions; partial differential equations in two and three dimensions; Eigenvalue problems in circular domains; nonhomogeneous problems and the method of eigenfunction expansions; Poisson's Equations. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE.—W. (W.)

118C. Partial Differential Equations: Green's Functions and Transforms (4)

Lecture—3 hours; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: course 118B. Green's functions for one-dimensional problems and Poisson's equation; Fourier transforms; Green's Functions for time dependent problems; Laplace transform and solution of partial differential equations. Offered irregularly. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE.

119A. Ordinary Differential Equations (4)

Lecture—3 hours; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: courses 21D; 22B; 22A or 67. Scalar and planar autonomous systems; nonlinear systems and linearization; existence and uniqueness of solutions; matrix solution of linear systems; phase plane analysis; stability analysis; bifurcation theory; Liapunov's method; limit cycles; Poincare Bendixon theory. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE.—W. (W.)

119B. Ordinary Differential Equations (4)

Lecture—3 hours; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: course 119A. Lorentz equations; Poincare maps; center manifolds and normal forms; scalar and planar maps; phase space analysis for iterated maps; period-doubling bifurcation; Lyapunov exponent; chaos and symbolic dynamics; strange attractors; fractals. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE.—S. (S.)

124. Mathematical Biology (4)

Lecture—3 hours; project. Prerequisite: courses 22A or 67; 22B. Methods of mathematical modeling of biological systems including difference equations, ordinary differential equations, stochastic and dynamic programming models. Computer simulation methods applied to biological systems. Applications to population growth, cell biology, physiology, evolutionary ecology and protein clustering. MATLAB programming required. Offered in alternate years. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE.—(S.)

125A. Real Analysis (4)

Lecture/discusssion—4 hours. Prerequisite: course 25. Functions, limits of functions, continuity and uniform continuity, sequences of functions, series of real numbers, series of functions, power series. Not open for credit to students who have completed former course 127B. GE credit: SciEng | SE.—F, W, S. (F, S, W.)

125B. Real Analysis (4)

Lecture—3 hours; discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: courses 22A or 67; 125A. Theory of the derivative, Taylor series, integration, partial derivatives, Implicit Function Theorem. Not open for credit to students who have completed former course 127C. GE credit: SciEng | SE.—W, S. (W, S.)

128A. Numerical Analysis (4)

Lecture—3 hours; project. Prerequisite: course 21C; Computer Science Engineering 30. Error analysis, approximation, interpolation, numerical differentiation and integration. Programming in language such as Pascal, Fortran, or BASIC required. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE.—F. (F.)

128B. Numerical Analysis in Solution of Equations (4)

Lecture—3 hours; project. Prerequisite: course 21C; 22A or 67; and Computer Science Engineering 30. Solution of nonlinear equations and nonlinear systems. Minimization of functions of several variables. Simultaneous linear equations. Eigenvalue problems. Linear programming. Programming in language such as Pascal, Fortran, or BASIC required. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE.—W. (W.)

128C. Numerical Analysis in Differential Equations (4)

Lecture—3 hours; project. Prerequisite: course 22A or 67; 22B; and Computer Science Engineering 30. Difference equations, operators, numerical solutions of ordinary and partial differential equations. Programming in language such as Pascal, Fortran, or BASIC required. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE.—S. (S.)

129. Fourier Analysis (4)

Lecture—3 hours; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: course 21D; 22A or 67; 22B; and 25. Fourier series and integrals, orthogonal sets of functions. Topics selected from trigonometric approximation, orthogonal polynomials, applications to signal and image processing, numerical analysis, and differential equations. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE.—F. (F.) 

133. Mathematical Finance (4)

Lecture—3 hours; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: course 67 or both 22A and 108; and 135A. Analysis and evaluation of deterministic and random cash flow streams, yield and pricing of basic financial instruments, interest rate theory, meanvariance portfolio theory, capital asset pricing models, utility functions and general principles. MATLAB programming required. Offered in alternate years. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE, SL.—S. 

135A. Probability (4)

Lecture/discussion—4 hours. Prerequisite: course 125A. Probability space; discrete probability, combinatorial analysis; independence, conditional probability; random variables, discrete and continuous distributions, probability mass function, joint and marginal density functions; expectation, moments, variance, Chebyshev inequality; sums of random variables, random walk, large number law, central limit theorem. Not open for credit to students who have completed former course 131. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE.—F, W. (F, W.)

135B. Stochastic Processes (4)

Laboratory/discussion—4 hours. Prerequisite: courses 135A; 22A or 67. Generating functions, branching processes, characteristic function; Markov chains; convergence of random variables, law of iterated logarithm; random processes, Brownian motion, stationary processes, renewal processes, queueing theory, martingales. Not open for credit to students who have completed former course 132A. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE.—S. (S.)

141. Euclidean Geometry (4)

Lecture/discussion—4 hours. Prerequisite: courses 21B; 22A or 67. An axiomatic and analytic examination of Euclidean geometry from an advanced point of view. In particular, a discussion of its relation to other geometries. Designed to serve as preparation for the more rigorous upper division courses. GE credit: SciEng | SE, VL.—W, S. (W, S.)

145. Combinatorics (4)

Lecture/discussion—4 hours. Prerequisite: course 21C. Combinatorial methods using basic graph theory, counting methods, generating functions, and recurrence relations. Designed to serve as preparation for the more rigorous upper division courses. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE.—W, S. (W, S.)

146. Algebraic Combinatorics (4)

Lecture/discussion—4 hours. Prerequisite: courses 25; 22A or 67; 145. Enumeration, Polya theory, generating functions, current topics in algebraic combinatorics. Not open for credit to students who have completed former course 149A. GE credit: SciEng | SE.—S. (S.)

147. Topology (4)

Lecture—3 hours; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: course 25. Basic notions of point-set and combinatorial topology. GE credit: SciEng | SE.—F. (F.)

148. Discrete Mathematics (4)

Lecture/discussion—4 hours. Prerequisite: course 67; or 22A and 108. Coding theory, error correcting codes, finite fields and the algebraic concepts needed in their development. Not open for credit to students who have completed former course 149B. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE.—W (W.)

150A. Modern Algebra (4)

Lecture/discussion—4 hours. Prerequisite: course 67; or 22A and 108. Basic concepts of groups, symmetries of the plane. Emphasis on the techniques used in the proof of the ideas (Lemmas, Theorems, etc.) developing these concepts. Precise thinking, proof writing, and the ability to deal with abstraction. GE credit: SciEng | SE.—F. (F.)

150B. Modern Algebra (4)

Lecture/discussion—4 hours. Prerequisite: course 150A. Bilinear forms, rings, factorization, modules. GE credit: SciEng | SE.—W. (W.)

150C. Modern Algebra (4)

Lecture/discussion—4 hours. Prerequisite: course 150B. Group representations, fields, Galois theory. GE credit: SciEng | SE.—S. (S.)

160. Mathematical Foundations of Database Theory, Design and Performance (4)

Lecture—3 hours; project. Prerequisite: course 22A or 67; one of the following courses: 25, 108, 114, 115A, 141, or 145. Relational model; relational algebra, relational calculus, normal forms, functional and multivalued dependencies. Separability. Cost benefit analysis of physical database design and reorganization. Performance via analytical modeling, simulation, and queueing theory. Block accesses; buffering; operating system contention; CPU intensive operations. Offered irregularly. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE.—S. (S.)

165. Mathematics and Computers (4)

Lecture—3 hours; project. Prerequisite: course 22A or 67; and one of the following: 25, 108, 114, 115A, or 145. Introduction to computational mathematics, symbolic computation, and computer generated/verified proofs in algebra, analysis and geometry. Investigation of rigorous new mathematics developed in conjunction with modern computational questions and the role that computers play in mathematical conjecture and experimentation. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE.—F. (F.)

167. Applied Linear Algebra (4)

Lecture—3 hours; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: course 22A or 67. Applications of linear algebra; LU and QR matrix factorizations, eigenvalue and singular value matrix decompositions. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE.—F, S. (F, S.) 

168. Optimization (4)

Lecture—3 hours; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: course 67 or both 22A and 108; and 21C. Linear programming, simplex method. Basic properties of unconstrained nonlinear problems, descent methods, conjugate direction method. Constrained minimization. Programming language required. GE credit: SciEng | QL, SE.—S. (S.)

180. Special Topics (3)

Lecture—3 hours. Prerequisite: course 67 or both 22A and 108; and 25. Special topics from various fields of modern, pure, and applied mathematics. Some recent topics include Knot Theory, General Relativity, and Fuzzy Sets. May be repeated for credit when topic differs. Offered irregularly. GE credit: SciEng | SE.—F, W, S. (F, W, S.)

185A. Complex Analysis (4)

Lecture—3 hours; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: course 67 or both 22A and 108; and 125A. Complex number system, analyticity and the Cauchy-Riemann equations, elementary functions, complex integration, power and Laurent series expansions, residue theory. GE credit: SciEng | SE.—W. (W.)

185B. Complex Analysis (4)

Lecture—3 hours; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: course 185A. Analytical functions, elementary functions and their mapping properties, applications of Cauchy's integral theorem, conformal mapping and applications to heat flow and fluid mechanics. Offered in alternate years. GE credit: SciEng | SE.—S.

189. Advanced Problem Solving (3)

Lecture—3 hours. Prerequisite: course 67 or both 22A and 108; and 25. Solution and presentation of advanced problem solving techniques. Solve and present interesting and challenging problems of all areas of mathematics. GE credit: SciEng, Wrt | OL, QL, SE, WE.—S. (S.) 

192. Internship in Applied Mathematics (1-3)

Internship. Prerequisite: consent of instructor. Supervised work experience in applied mathematics. Final report. May be repeated for credit for a total of 10 units. (P/NP grading only.)—F, W, S. (F, W, S.)

194. Undergraduate Thesis (3)

Independent study. Prerequisite: consent of instructor. Independent research under supervision of a faculty member. Student will submit written report in thesis form. May be repeated with consent of Vice Chairperson. (P/NP grading only.) GE credit: SE.—F, W, S. (F, W, S.)

197TC. Tutoring Mathematics in the Community (1-5)

Seminar—1-2 hours; laboratory—2-6 hours. Prerequisite: consent of instructor. Special projects in mathematical education developing techniques for mathematics instruction and tutoring on an individual or small group basis. May be repeated one time for credit. (P/NP grading only.)—F, W, S. (F, W, S.)

198. Directed Group Study (1-5)

Prerequisite: consent of instructor. (P/NP grading only.)—F, W, S. (F, W, S.)

199. Special Study for Advanced Undergraduates (1-5)

(P/NP grading only.) GE credit: SE.—F, W, S. (F, W, S.) 

Graduate

200A. Problem-Solving in Analysis (1)

Lecture—1 hour; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: courses 201ABC. Problem-solving in graduate analysis: continuous functions, metric spaces, Banach and Hilbert spaces, bounded linear operators, the spectral theorem, distributions, Fourier series and transforms, Lp spaces, Sobolev spaces. May be repeated two times for credit. (Deferred grading only, pending completion of sequence.)—S. (S.) 

200B. Problem-Solving in Analysis (1)

Lecture—1 hour; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: courses 201ABC. Problem-solving in graduate analysis: continuous functions, metric spaces, Banach and Hilbert spaces, bounded linear operators, the spectral theorem, distributions, Fourier series and transforms, Lp spaces, Sobolev spaces. May be repeated two times for credit. (Deferred grading only, pending completion of sequence.)—F. (F.) 

201A. Analysis (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: graduate standing in Mathematics or Applied Mathematics, or consent of instructor. Metric and normed spaces. Continuous functions. Topological, Hilbert, and Banach spaces. Fourier series. Spectrum of bounded and compact linear operators. Linear differential operators and Green's functions. Distributions. Fourier transform. Measure theory. Lp and Sobolev spaces. Differential calculus and variational methods.—F. (F.)

201B. Analysis (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: graduate standing in Mathematics or Applied Mathematics, or consent of instructor. Metric and normed spaces. Continuous functions. Topological, Hilbert, and Banach spaces. Fourier series. Spectrum of bounded and compact linear operators. Linear differential operators and Green's functions. Distributions. Fourier transform. Measure theory. Lp and Sobolev spaces. Differential calculus and variational methods.—W. (W.)

201C. Analysis (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: graduate standing in Mathematics or Applied Mathematics, or consent of instructor. Metric and normed spaces. Continuous functions. Topological, Hilbert, and Banach spaces. Fourier series. Spectrum of bounded and compact linear operators. Linear differential operators and Green's functions. Distributions. Fourier transform. Measure theory. Lp and Sobolev spaces. Differential calculus and variational methods.—S. (S.)

202. Functional Analysis (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper. Prerequisite: courses 201A and 201B. Hahn-Banach, Open mapping, Closed graph, Banach-Steinhaus, and Krein-Milman. Subspaces and quotient spaces. Projections. Weak and weak-star topologies. Compact and adjoint operators in Banach spaces. Fredholm theory. Functions of operators. Spectral theory of self-adjoint operators. Offered in alternate years.—W.

205. Complex Analysis (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 185 or the equivalent, or consent of instructor. Analytic continuation, Riemann surfaces, conformal mappings, Riemann mapping theorem, entire functions, special functions, elliptic functions. 

205A. Complex Analysis (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Cauchy's theorem, Cauchy's integral formulas, meromorphic functions, complex logarithm, entire functions, Weierstrass infinite product formula, the gamma and zeta functions, and prime number theorem.—W. (W.) 

205B. Complex Analysis (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 205A or consent of instructor. Conformal mappings, the Schwarz lemma, analytic automorphisms, the Riemann mapping theorem, elliptic functions, Eisenstein series, the Jacobi theta functions, asymptotics, Bessel functions, the Airy function, topics on special functions and Riemann surfaces. May be repeated two times for credit if topic varies—S. (S.) 

206. Measure Theory (4)

Lecture—3 hours; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: course 125B. Introduction to measure theory. The study of lengths, surface areas, and volumes in general spaces, as related to integration theory. Offered in alternate years.—S. 

207A. Methods of Applied Mathematics (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor. Ordinary differential equations and dynamical systems. Variational principles. Eigenfunctions, integral equations and Green's functions. Complex analysis and contour integration. Laplace's equation. Diffusion equations. Wave phenomena. Dimensional analysis and scaling. Asymptotic expansions and perturbation theory. Stochastic processes and Brownian motion.—F. (F.)

207B. Methods of Applied Mathematics (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor. Ordinary differential equations and dynamical systems. Variational principles. Eigenfunctions, integral equations and Green's functions. Complex analysis and contour integration. Laplace's equation. Diffusion equations. Wave phenomena. Dimensional analysis and scaling. Asymptotic expansions and perturbation theory. Stochastic processes and Brownian motion.—W. (W.)

207C. Methods of Applied Mathematics (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor. Ordinary differential equations and dynamical systems. Variational principles. Eigenfunctions, integral equations and Green's functions. Complex analysis and contour integration. Laplace's equation. Diffusion equations. Wave phenomena. Dimensional analysis and scaling. Asymptotic expansions and perturbation theory. Stochastic processes and Brownian motion.—S. (S.)

215A. Topology (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor. Fundamental group and covering space theory. Homology and cohomology. Manifolds and duality. CW complexes. Fixed point theorems. Offered in alternate years.—F. 

215B. Topology (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor. Fundamental group and covering space theory. Homology and cohomology. Manifolds and duality. CW complexes. Fixed point theorems. Offered in alternate years.—W. 

215C. Topology (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor. Fundamental group and covering space theory. Homology and cohomology. Manifolds and duality. CW complexes. Fixed point theorems. Offered in alternate years.—S. 

216. Geometric Topology (4)

Lecture—3 hours; extensive problem solving—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 215A. Introduction to measure theory. Topology of two- and three-dimensional manifolds. Surfaces and their diffeomorphisms. Dehn twists. Heegaard surfaces. Theory of 3-dimensional manifolds. Knots and knot theory. Hyperbolic manifolds and geometric structures. May be repeated one time for credit. Offered in alternate years.—(S.) 

218A. Partial Differential Equations (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 201ABC or consent of instructor. A year-long sequence on PDEs which covers linear transport, Laplace, heat, and wave equations, maximum principles, method of characteristics, Sobelev and Hölder space theory, weak derivatives, semilinear, quasilinear, and fully nonlinear elliptic/parabolic equations, nonlinear hyperbolic equations, and compensated compactness. Offered in alternate years.—(F.) 

218B. Partial Differential Equations (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 218A or consent of instructor. A year-long sequence on PDEs which covers linear transport, Laplace, heat, and wave equations, maximum principles, method of characteristics, Sobelev and Hölder space theory, weak derivatives, semilinear, quasilinear, and fully nonlinear elliptic/parabolic equations, nonlinear hyperbolic equations, and compensated compactness. Offered in alternate years.—(W.) 

218C. Partial Differential Equations (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 218B or consent of instructor. A year-long sequence on PDEs which covers linear transport, Laplace, heat, and wave equations, maximum principles, method of characteristics, Sobelev and Hölder space theory, weak derivatives, semilinear, quasilinear, and fully nonlinear elliptic/parabolic equations, nonlinear hyperbolic equations, and compensated compactness. Offered in alternate years.—(S.)

221A. Mathematical Fluid Dynamics (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 118B or consent of instructor. Kinematics and dynamics of fluids. The Euler and Navier-Stokes equations. Vorticity dynamics. Irrotational flow. Low Reynolds number flows and the Stokes equations. High Reynolds number flows and boundary layers. Compressible fluids. Shock waves. Offered in alternate years.—(F.) 

221B. Mathematical Fluid Dynamics (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 118B or consent of instructor. Kinematics and dynamics of fluids. The Euler and Navier-Stokes equations. Vorticity dynamics. Irrotational flow. Low Reynolds number flows and the Stokes equations. High Reynolds number flows and boundary layers. Compressible fluids. Shock waves. Offered irregularly.—(W.)

226A. Numerical Methods: Fundamentals (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 128AB or equivalent, or consent of instructor; familiarity with some programming language. Fundamental principles and methods in numerical analysis, including the concepts of stability of algorithms and conditioning of numerical problems, numerical methods for interpolation and integration, eigenvalue problems, singular value decomposition and its applications. Offered in alternate years.—(F.)

226B. Numerical Methods: Large-Scale Matrix Computations (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 167 or equivalent, or consent of instructor; familiarity with some programming language. Numerical methods for large-scale matrix computations, including direct and iterative methods for the solution of linear systems, the computation of eigenvalues and singular values, the solution of least-squares problems, matrix compression, methods for the solution of linear programs. Offered in alternate years.—(W.)

226C. Numerical Methods: Ordinary Differential Equations (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 22B or equivalent, or consent of instructor; familiarity with some programming language. Numerical methods for the solution of ordinary differential equations, including methods for initial-value problems and two-point boundary-value problems, theory of and methods for differential algebraic equations, dimension reduction of large-scale dynamical systems. Offered in alternate years.—(S.)

227. Mathematical Biology (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor. Nonlinear ordinary and partial differential equations and stochastic processes of cell and molecular biology. Scaling, qualitative, and numerical analysis of mathematical models. Applications to nerve impulse, chemotaxis, muscle contraction, and morphogenesis. Offered in alternate years.—F.

228A. Numerical Solution of Differential Equations (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 128C. Numerical solutions of initial-value, eigenvalue and boundary-value problems for ordinary differential equations. Numerical solution of parabolic and hyperbolic partial differential equations. Offered in alternate years.—F.

228B. Numerical Solution of Differential Equations (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 128C. Numerical solutions of initial-value, eigenvalue and boundary-value problems for ordinary differential equations. Numerical solution of parabolic and hyperbolic partial differential equations. Offered in alternate years.—W.

228C. Numerical Solution of Differential Equations (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 128C. Numerical solutions of initial-value, eigenvalue and boundary-value problems for ordinary differential equations. Numerical solution of parabolic and hyperbolic partial differential equations. Offered in alternate years.—S.

235A. Probability Theory (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: courses 125B and 135A or Statistics 131A or consent of instructor. Measure-theoretic foundations, abstract integration, independence, laws of large numbers, characteristic functions, central limit theorems. Weak convergence in metric spaces, Brownian motion, invariance principle. Conditional expectation. Topics selected from martingales, Markov chains, ergodic theory. (Same course as Statistics 235A.)—F. (F.)

235B. Probability Theory (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 235A/Statistics 235A or consent of instructor. Measure-theoretic foundations, abstract integration, independence, laws of large numbers, characteristic functions, central limit theorems. Weak convergence in metric spaces, Brownian motion, invariance principle. Conditional expectation. Topics selected from martingales, Markov chains, ergodic theory. (Same course as Statistics 235B.)—W. (W.)

235C. Probability Theory (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 235B/Statistics 235B or consent of instructor. Measure-theoretic foundations, abstract integration, independence, laws of large numbers, characteristic functions, central limit theorems. Weak convergence in metric spaces, Brownian motion, invariance principle. Conditional expectation. Topics selected from martingales, Markov chains, ergodic theory. (Same course as Statistics 235C.)—S. (S.)

236A. Stochastic Dynamics and Applications (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 201C or course/Statistics 235B; course/Statistics 235A-235B-235C recommended. Stochastic processes, Brownian motion, Stochastic integration, martingales, stochastic differential equations. Diffusions, connections with partial differential equations, mathematical finance. Offered in alternate years.—F. 

236B. Stochastic Dynamics and Applications (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 201C or course/Statistics 235B; course/Statistics 235A-235B-235C recommended. Stochastic processes, Brownian motion, Stochastic integration, martingales, stochastic differential equations. Diffusions, connections with partial differential equations, mathematical finance. Offered irregularly.—S. (S.) 

239. Differential Topology (4)

Lecture—3 hours; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: vector calculus, point-set topology, course 201A, or consent of instructor; course 250AB highly recommended. Topics include: differentiable manifolds, vector fields, transversality, Sard's theorem, examples of differentiable manifolds; orientation, intersection theory, index of vector fields; differential forms, integration, Stokes' theorm, deRham cohomology; Morse functions, Morse lemma, index of critical points.—F. (F.) 

240A. Differential Geometry (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 201A and 239; 250AB highly recommended; intended primarily for 2nd-year graduate students. Riemannian metrics, connections, geodesics, Gauss lemma, convex neighborhoods, curvature tensor, Ricci and scalar curvature, connections and curvature on vector bundles.—W. (W.) 

240B. Differential Geometry (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 240A; intended primarily for 2nd-year graduate students. Jacobi fields, conjugate points, completeness, Hopf-Rinow theorem, Cartan-Hadamard theorem, energy, variation theorems and their applications, Rauch comparison theorem and its applications.—S. (S.) 

245. Enumerative Combinatorics (4)

Lecture—3 hours; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: course 145, 150 or the equivalent, or consent of instructor. Introduction to modern combinatorics and its applications. Emphasis on enumerative aspects of combinatorial theory. Offered in alternate years.—F.

246. Algebraic Combinatorics (4)

Lecture—3 hours; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: course 245 or consent of instructor. Algebraic and geometric aspects of combinatorics. The use of structures such as groups, polytopes, rings, and simplicial complexes to solve combinatorial problems. Offered in alternate years—W.

248A. Algebraic Geometry (4)

Lecture—3 hours; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: courses 250ABC. Affine varieties and radical ideals. Projective varieties. Abstract varieties. Morphisms and rational maps. Smoothness. Algebraic curves and the Riemann-Roch theorem. Special topics. Offered in alternate years.—(F.) 

248B. Algebraic Geometry (4)

Lecture—3 hours; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: course 248A. Complex varieties and the analytic topology. Sheaves and schemes. Fiber products. Separatedness and properness. Applications of scheme theory. Offered in alternate years.—(W.) 

249A. Problem-Solving in Algebra (1)

Lecture—1 hour; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: courses 250A & B. Problem-solving in graduate algebra: groups, rings, modules, matrices, tensor products, representations, Galois theory, ring extensions, commutative algebra and homological algebra. May be repeated two times for credit. (Deferred grading only, pending completion of sequence.)—S. (S.) 

249B. Problem-Solving in Algebra (2)

Lecture—1 hour; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: courses 250A & B. Problem-solving in graduate algebra: groups, rings, modules, matrices, tensor products, representations, Galois theory, ring extensions, commutative algebra and homological algebra. May be repeated two times for credit. (Deferred grading only, pending completion of sequence.)—F. (F.)

250A. Algebra (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: graduate standing in mathematics or consent of instructor. Group and rings. Sylow theorems, abelian groups, Jordan-Holder theorem. Rings, unique factorization. Algebras, and modules. Fields and vector spaces over fields. Field extensions. Commutative rings. Representation theory and its applications.—F. (F.)

250B. Algebra (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: graduate standing in mathematics or consent of instructor. Group and rings. Sylow theorems, abelian groups, Jordan-Holder theorem. Rings, unique factorization. Algebras, and modules. Fields and vector spaces over fields. Field extensions. Commutative rings. Representation theory and its applications.—W. (W.)

250C. Algebra (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: graduate standing in mathematics or consent of instructor. Group and rings. Sylow theorems, abelian groups, Jordan-Holder theorem. Rings, unique factorization. Algebras, and modules. Fields and vector spaces over fields. Field extensions. Commutative rings. Representation theory and its applications.—S. (S.)

258A. Numerical Optimization (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: courses 25, 167. Numerical methods for infinite dimensional optimization problems. Newton and Quasi-Newton methods, linear and sequential quadratic programming, barrier methods; large-scale optimization; theory of approximations; infinite and semi-infinite programming; applications to optimal control, stochastic optimization and distributed systems. Offered in alternate years.—(F.)

258B. Discrete and Mixed-Integer Optimization (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 25 and 167, or consent of the instructor. Combinatorial, integer, and mixed-integer linear optimization problems. Ideal and strong formulations, cutting planes, branch and cut, decomposition methods. Offered in alternate years.—W.

261A. Lie Groups and Their Representations (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: courses 215A, 240A, 250A-250B or the equivalent or consent of instructor. Lie groups and Lie algebras. Classification of semi-simple Lie groups. Classical and compact Lie groups. Representations of Lie groups and Lie algebras. Root systems, weights, Weil character formula. Kac-Moody and Virasoro algebras. Applications. Offered in alternate years.—(W.) 

261B. Lie Groups and Their Representations (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: courses 215A, 240A, 250A-250B or the equivalent or consent of instructor. Lie groups and Lie algebras. Classification of semi-simple Lie groups. Classical and compact Lie groups. Representations of Lie groups and Lie algebras. Root systems, weights, Weil character formula. Kac-Moody and Virasoro algebras. Applications. Offered irregularly.

265. Mathematical Quantum Mechanics (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 201 or consent of instructor. Mathematical foundations of quantum mechanics: the Hilbert space and Operator Algebra formulations; the Schrödinger and Heisenberg equations, symmetry in quantum mechanics, basics of spectral theory and perturbation theory. Applications to atoms and molecules. The Dirac equation. Offered in alternate years.—(F.) 

266. Mathematical Statistical Mechanics and Quantum Field Theory (4)

Lecture—3 hours; term paper or discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 265 or consent of instructor. Mathematical principles of statistical mechanics and quantum field theory. Topics include classical and quantum lattice systems, variational principles, spontaneous symmetry breaking and phase transitions, second quantization and Fock space, and fundamentals of quantum field theory. May be repeated one time for credit. Offered in alternate years.—(W.)

271. Applied and Computational Harmonic Analysis (4)

Lecture—3 hours; extensive problem solving. Prerequisite: courses 125B or 201C; and 128B or 167; and 129 or equivalent, or consent of instructor. Introduction to mathematical basic building blocks (wavelets, local Fourier basis, and their relatives) useful for diverse fields (signal and image processing, numerical analysis, and statistics). Emphasis on the connection between the continuum and the discrete worlds. Offered in alternate years.—(W.) 

280. Topics in Pure and Applied Mathematics (3)

Lecture—3 hours. Prerequisite: graduate standing. Special topics in various fields of pure and applied mathematics. Topics selected based on the mutual interests of students and faculty. May be repeated for credit when topic differs.—F, W, S. (F, W, S.)

290. Seminar (1-6)

Seminar—1-6 hours. Advanced study in various fields of mathematics, including analysis, applied mathematics, discrete mathematics, geometry, mathematical biology, mathematical physics, optimization, partial differential equations, probability, and topology. May be repeated for credit. (S/U grading only.)—F, W, S. (F, W, S.) 

298. Group Study (1-5)

F, W, S. (F, W, S.) 

299. Individual Study (1-12)

(S/U grading only.)—F, W, S. (F, W, S.) 

299D. Dissertation Research (1-12)

(S/U grading only.)—F, W, S. (F, W, S.) 

Professional

301A. Mathematics Teaching Practicum (3)

Fieldwork—5 hours; discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 302A and 303A required concurrently or consent of instructor. Specialist training in mathematics teaching. Teaching, training, and cross observing classes taught using large group Socratic techniques, small group guided inquiry experiences, and/or other approaches to teaching at various grade levels. Required for advanced degrees in mathematics education. May be repeated one time for credit. Offered irregularly.

301B. Mathematics Teaching Practicum (3)

Fieldwork—5 hours; discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 302B and 303B required concurrently or consent of instructor. Specialist training in mathematics teaching. Teaching, training, and cross observing classes taught using large group Socratic techniques, small group guided inquiry experiences, and/or other approaches to teaching at various grade levels. Required for advanced degrees in mathematics education. May be repeated one time for credit. Offered irregularly.

301C. Mathematics Teaching Practicum (3)

Fieldwork—5 hours; discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 302C and 303C required concurrently or consent of instructor. Specialist training in mathematics teaching. Teaching, training, and cross observing classes taught using large group Socratic techniques, small group guided inquiry experiences, and/or other approaches to teaching at various grade levels. Required for advanced degrees in mathematics education. May be repeated one time for credit. Offered irregularly.

302A. Curriculum Development in Mathematics (1)

Lecture/discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 303A required concurrently or consent of instructor. Mathematics curriculum development for all grade levels. Required for advanced degrees in mathematics education. May be repeated one time for credit. Offered irregularly.

302B. Curriculum Development in Mathematics (1)

Lecture/discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 303B required concurrently or consent of instructor. Mathematics curriculum development for all grade levels. Required for advanced degrees in mathematics education. May be repeated one time for credit. Offered irregularly.

302C. Curriculum Development in Mathematics (1)

Lecture/discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 303C required concurrently or consent of instructor. Mathematics curriculum development for all grade levels. Required for advanced degrees in mathematics education. May be repeated one time for credit. Offered irregularly.

303A. Mathematics Pedagogy (1)

Lecture/discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 302A or 210AL required concurrently or consent of instructor. An investigation of the interplay of mathematical pedagogy and mathematical content, including a historical survey of past and present methods in view of some of the influences that shaped their development. May be repeated one time for credit. Offered irregularly.

303B. Mathematics Pedagogy (1)

Lecture/discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 302B or 210BL required concurrently or consent of instructor. An investigation of the interplay of mathematical pedagogy and mathematical content, including a historical survey of past and present methods in view of some of the influences that shaped their development. May be repeated one time for credit. Offered irregularly.

303C. Mathematics Pedagogy (1)

Lecture/discussion—1 hour. Prerequisite: course 302C or 210CL required concurrently or consent of instructor. An investigation of the interplay of mathematical pedagogy and mathematical content, including a historical survey of past and present methods in view of some of the influences that shaped their development. May be repeated one time for credit. Offered irregularly.

390. Teaching Assistantship Training (3)

Lecture—3 hours. Prerequisite: graduate standing in the Department of Mathematics. Experience in methods of assisting and teaching of mathematics at the university level. Includes discussion of lecturing techniques, running discussion sessions, holding office hours, preparing and grading of examinations, student-teacher interaction, and related topics. Required of departmental teaching assistants. (S/U grading only.)—F. (F.)

399. Individual Study (2-4)

Independent study—2-3 hours; discussion—1 hour. Individual study of some aspect of mathematics education or a focused work on a curriculum design project under supervision of a faculty member in mathematics. May be repeated one time for credit. (S/U grading only.)—F, W, S. (F, W, S.)

Page content manager can be reached at Catalog-Comment@ucdavis.edu.


Updated: March 22, 2017 10:38 AM