2008-09 Catalog 
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2008-09 Catalog [Archived Catalog]

MAT 105 - Topics in Contemporary Mathematics

(3 credits)
General Education Requirement / Option: (general education option under mathematics)

The purpose of this course is to explore a variety of mathematical topics arising in today’s technological society. The course will also explore the development of these topics in a historical perspective. Students will develop skills necessary for the independent learning and communication of mathematical ideas. Possible topics include statistical concepts, population patterns, codes, networks, social decision- making strategies, planning and scheduling, linear programming, and logic.

Prerequisite: C- or better in MAT090, an ACT math score of 20 or above (SAT 480 or above), or a passing score on MAT090 placement exam.