Goucher College 2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalogue 
    Jul 22, 2024  
Goucher College 2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalogue PLEASE NOTE: This is an archived catalog. Programs are subject to change each academic year.

MA 260 - History of Mathematics (3 Cr.)

Change in prerequisites as of 10/16/2012. Added “C-” or better requirement. (GEN. ED. #4 and #7)
Selected topics in the history of mathematics chosen to show how mathematical concepts evolve. Topics include number, function, geometry, and calculus. Consideration of the cultural, social, and economic forces that have influenced the development of mathematics. Three hours lecture. Prerequisites: MA 221  and MA 222  with grades of “C-” or better. Spring semester. Offered 2012-13 and alternate years. Lewand.