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Graduate Course Details
Number MSM 701
Title Patterns, Relations, and Algebra for Middle School Teachers
Credits 3.0
Prerequisites Acceptance into the Master of Arts in Teaching Middle School Mathematics program or permission of the Program Coordinator. Not available for degree credit towards the MAT or MS mathematics programs
Winter/Spring 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
S1 2985 1/19/16 - 5/9/16 T 4:30pm - 6:50pm SB-310 Reva Kasman

Description

Topics include the expression of approximate relationships in data using tables and graphs, linear, polynomial, and exponential relationships, sequences, especially recursive sequences. The course emphasizes multiple approaches to analyzing mathematical relationships (e.g. graphical, tabular, algebraic, numerical, etc.) and will develop a facility with manipulating the mathematical symbolism.