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Undergraduate Course Details
Number MAT 234
Title Introduction to Mathematical Proof
Credits 3.0
Distribution W
Prerequisites MAT220 and a W-I course
Winter/Spring 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
01 1544 1/19/16 - 5/16/16 WF 1:40pm - 2:55pm SB-305B Maura A Murray

Description

This course is an introduction to mathematical proof and the fundamental notions of higher mathematics. Topics include the basics of propositional logic, set theory, number theory, mathematical induction, functions, equivalence relations, and cardinality with an emphasis on writing proofs. Three lecture hours per week.