Mathematical Problem Solving, Minor-Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts (Code 180-409)
A minimum of 24 credits from mathematics courses must be earned as described below.
|MATH 114||Calculus I||4|
|MATH 365||Patterns of Problem Solving||4|
|At least one of:|
|Abstract Algebra for Elementary Teachers|
|Additional courses may be chosen from:|
|Number and Operations I|
|Number and Operations II|
|Developmental Tutoring Techniques (At most two credits count for minor)|
|Probability and Statistical Thinking|
|Mathematics and Music|
|Classical Number Theory|
|Linear Regression Analysis, with Time Series|
|Teaching Mathematics with Technology|
|History of Mathematics|
Or other mathematics courses numbered above 305
Note: Students cannot pursue a major in Mathematics and this minor to meet graduation requirements for completing a first and second degree program.
Program Learning Outcome
Students completing this program will be expected to meet the following learning outcomes:
- Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.
- Construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of others utilizing precise language and multiple representations.
- Use appropriate tools strategically.
- Look for and make use of structure.