Spring 2015

Course Code Title/Instructor Meets
MATH 121-01 Elementary Statistics
Instructor: Jeffrey Forrester
Course Description:
An introduction to the science of collecting, organizing, analyzing, and interpreting data. The focus is on data presentation and statistical reasoning based upon the analysis of data sets. Topics include the study of sampling methods, observational and experimental studies, graphical and numerical summaries of data, probability, sampling distributions, significance testing, estimation, and simple linear regression. Does not count toward the major or minor in mathematics.Students cannot take this course concurrently with 225. Students who have received credit for 225 cannot take this course for credit. This course fulfills the QR graduation requirement. Offered every semester.
1500:MR   TOME 121
MATH 121-02 Elementary Statistics
Instructor: Jeffrey Forrester
Course Description:
An introduction to the science of collecting, organizing, analyzing, and interpreting data. The focus is on data presentation and statistical reasoning based upon the analysis of data sets. Topics include the study of sampling methods, observational and experimental studies, graphical and numerical summaries of data, probability, sampling distributions, significance testing, estimation, and simple linear regression. Does not count toward the major or minor in mathematics.Students cannot take this course concurrently with 225. Students who have received credit for 225 cannot take this course for credit. This course fulfills the QR graduation requirement. Offered every semester.
1330:TF   TOME 121
MATH 151-01 Introduction to Calculus
Instructor: Emily Dundas
Course Description:
An introduction to limits and derivatives together with a review of polynomial, rational, trigonometric, exponential, and logarithmic functions.Five hours of class time per week. Prerequisite: departmental placement. This course fulfills the QR graduation requirement. Offered every semester.
1500:R   TOME 120
1500:TF   TOME 121
MATH 170-01 Single Variable Calculus
Instructor: Tracy McKay
Course Description:
The study of real-valued functions, including transcendental functions, limits, derivatives, and their applications, the definition of the Reimann integral, and the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus.Three hours of classroom and one and a half hour of lab per week. Prerequisite: 151 or departmental placement. This course fulfills the QR graduation requirement. Offered every semester.
0830:MWF   TOME 120
1330:T   TOME 120
MATH 171-01 Multivariable Calculus
Instructor: Holley Friedlander
Course Description:
Multivariable calculus including parametric and polar equations, vectors, three-dimensional analytic geometry, vector-valued functions, functions of several variables, partial derivatives, and multiple integrals. Additional topics if time permits.Three hours of classroom and one and a half hour of lab per week. Prerequisite: 170 or departmental placement. This course fulfills the QR graduation requirement. Offered every semester.
0930:MWF   TOME 117
1500:T   TOME 120
MATH 171-02 Multivariable Calculus
Instructor: Quang Minh Nguyen
Course Description:
Multivariable calculus including parametric and polar equations, vectors, three-dimensional analytic geometry, vector-valued functions, functions of several variables, partial derivatives, and multiple integrals. Additional topics if time permits.Three hours of classroom and one and a half hour of lab per week. Prerequisite: 170 or departmental placement. This course fulfills the QR graduation requirement. Offered every semester.
1030:MWF   TOME 120
1330:R   TOME 120
MATH 201-01 Mathematical Techniques in the Biological Sciences
Instructor: Jeffrey Forrester
Course Description:
A survey of techniques for the analysis of complex systems with an emphasis on those occurring in the biological sciences. Topics include enzyme/substrate kinetics, dynamical systems modeling, network analysis, and informatics. Mathematical modeling will be studied using cluster analysis, ordinary differential equations, and stochastic methods, and will include computer simulations of theoretical models. While the focus of the course is on biological networks, many of the techniques have applicability in the social, economic, and environmental sciences.
1030:MWF   TOME 121
MATH 211-01 Discrete Mathematics
Instructor: Jennifer Schaefer
Course Description:
An introduction to fundamental mathematical concepts used in mathematics as well as computer science, with an emphasis on writing mathematical arguments. The course presents the principles of mathematical logic and methods of proof such as direct and indirect proofs and mathematical induction. Other topics include sets, functions, relations, matrix algebra, and techniques from elementary combinatorics and graph theory. Prerequisite: 170 or COMP 131 or departmental placement. This course fulfills the WR graduation requirement. Offered every semester.
0900:TR   TOME 117
MATH 211-02 Discrete Mathematics
Instructor: Jennifer Schaefer
Course Description:
An introduction to fundamental mathematical concepts used in mathematics as well as computer science, with an emphasis on writing mathematical arguments. The course presents the principles of mathematical logic and methods of proof such as direct and indirect proofs and mathematical induction. Other topics include sets, functions, relations, matrix algebra, and techniques from elementary combinatorics and graph theory. Prerequisite: 170 or COMP 131 or departmental placement. This course fulfills the WR graduation requirement. Offered every semester.
1030:TR   TOME 117
MATH 262-01 Introduction to Linear Algebra
Instructor: Tracy McKay
Course Description:
An introduction to matrix algebra and abstract vector spaces with an emphasis on writing mathematical arguments. Topics include linear systems and matrices, vector spaces, linear independence, eigenvalues and eigenvectors.Prerequisite: 211 or permission of the instructor. This course fulfills the QR graduation requirement. Offered every semester.
0900:TR   TOME 121
MATH 262-02 Introduction to Linear Algebra
Instructor: Jennifer Schaefer
Course Description:
An introduction to matrix algebra and abstract vector spaces with an emphasis on writing mathematical arguments. Topics include linear systems and matrices, vector spaces, linear independence, eigenvalues and eigenvectors.Prerequisite: 211 or permission of the instructor. This course fulfills the QR graduation requirement. Offered every semester.
1500:MR   TOME 117
MATH 270-01 Integration and Infinite Series
Instructor: Barry Tesman
Course Description:
The study of methods of integration, applications of the integral, elementary differential equations, and infinite sequences and series.Prerequisite: 171 or departmental placement. This course fulfills the QR graduation requirement. Offered every spring.
0830:MWF   TOME 117
MATH 270-02 Integration and Infinite Series
Instructor: Quang Minh Nguyen
Course Description:
The study of methods of integration, applications of the integral, elementary differential equations, and infinite sequences and series.Prerequisite: 171 or departmental placement. This course fulfills the QR graduation requirement. Offered every spring.
1230:MWF   TOME 117
MATH 314-01 Theoretical Foundations of Computer Science
Instructor: John MacCormick
Course Description:
Cross-listed with COMP 314-01.
0900:TR   TOME 120
MATH 325-01 Probability and Statistics II
Instructor: Richard Forrester
Course Description:
A continuation of Introduction to Probability and Statistics I. Topics include additional discrete and continuous distributions, conditional distributions, additional hypothesis tests, simple linear regression and correlation, multiple linear regression, analysis of variance, and goodness of fit tests. Special topics may include nonparametric tests, nonlinear regression, and time series analysis.Prerequisites: 171, 225 and completion of, or concurrent registration in 270. This course fulfills the QR graduation requirement. Offered in odd numbered spring semesters.
0930:MWF   TOME 121
MATH 325-02 Probability and Statistics II
Instructor: Richard Forrester
Course Description:
A continuation of Introduction to Probability and Statistics I. Topics include additional discrete and continuous distributions, conditional distributions, additional hypothesis tests, simple linear regression and correlation, multiple linear regression, analysis of variance, and goodness of fit tests. Special topics may include nonparametric tests, nonlinear regression, and time series analysis.Prerequisites: 171, 225 and completion of, or concurrent registration in 270. This course fulfills the QR graduation requirement. Offered in odd numbered spring semesters.
1230:MWF   TOME 121
MATH 351-01 Abstract Algebra
Instructor: Holley Friedlander
Course Description:
An introduction to axiomatic formalism using algebraic structures as paradigms. Topics chosen from groups, rings, integral domains, fields and vector spaces. Prerequisite: 262. This course fulfills the QR graduation requirement. Offered every spring.
1130:MWF   TOME 117
MATH 401-01 History of Mathematics
Instructor: David Richeson
Course Description:
Students who took MATH 301-01 Great Theorems & Ideas in Math with Prof. Richeson in Fall 2012 may NOT register for this class due to content overlap.
1330:MR   TOME 232
MATH 472-01 Complex Analysis
Instructor: Barry Tesman
Course Description:
An introductory study of functions in the complex plane. Topics include: complex numbers and functions, the theory of differentiation and integration of complex functions; Cauchy's integral theorem; the Residue theorem. Prerequisite: 361 and completion of, or concurrent registration in 351. Offered in odd numbered spring semesters.
1330:TF   TOME 232
MATH 500-01 Algebraic Geometry
Instructor: Quang Minh Nguyen
Course Description:
 
MATH 500-02 The Theory of Finite Linear Space
Instructor: Tracy McKay
Course Description:
 
MATH 560-01 The Generalized Symmetric Spaces of the Modular Groups - Part 2
Instructor: Jennifer Schaefer
Course Description:
 
MATH 560-02 Honors Research in Complex Dynamical Systems
Instructor: Lorelei Koss
Course Description:
 
MATH 560-03 Topics in Applied and Theoretical Operations Research
Instructor: Richard Forrester
Course Description: