62:152 Contemporary Mathematics [Nichol]

Prerequisites: Precalculus 40S or Applied Mathematics 40S or equivalent or 62:090 or 62:091.

This course is intended for students who require the mathematical concepts and techniques which form the early years to middle years school curriculum.Topics include sets, bases, number systems, inequalities, absolute values, modular arithmetic, field axioms, functions, geometry, measurement, statistics and probability.

This course may not count towards a major or minor in Mathematics. This course is recommended for students planning to go into Elementary Education.

3 lecture hours per term, 2 laboratory hours per term , one term

Transfer Equivalents: Look up 62:152 in the BU Course Transfer Database.

Instructor: Kathleen Nichol