2011-12 Catalog

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Offering Description



Summer 2012 quarter

Neal Nelson computer science, mathematics
Fields of Study
education and mathematics
Preparatory for studies or careers in
mathematics-related fields, education

This class is an introduction to both Euclidean and non-Euclidean geometry suitable for teachers or others interested in gaining a deeper understanding of mathematics, mathematical proof, and the historical and conceptual evolution of geometrical ideas. The course will concentrate on problem solving and the development of mathematical skills, particularly proofs, with the goal of understanding the major conceptual developments in the history of geometry. Class activities will be primarily reading, problem solving, and discussion with lectures as needed.

Advertised Schedule
9:30a-12:30p Tue/Thu (Jun. 26 - Aug. 9); note that the course will meet first session through the second week of second session.  Any schedule conflicts should be discussed with the instructor.
Online Learning
No Required Online Learning
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Offered During

Program Revisions

Date Revision
March 12th, 2012 Schedule shifted to meet from 9:30-12:30.