Credit hours: 3
GEC categories: Math or Logical Skills
Prerequisites: Math Placement Level R, or Math 1075
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Course Objectives: To develop critical thinking and problem solving skills, using a variety of mathematical ideas applied to topics met in everyday life.
Course Content: Varying topics, chosen from among graph theory, patterns & growth, symmetry, social choice theory, linear programming, probability, and possibly other topics
Method of Presentation: Lecture & problem-solving groups
Method of Evaluation: Assignments, possibly computer lab assignments, midterm exams and final exam