COURSE NUMBER AND TITLE: MATH 1120 Contemporary Mathematics
CREDIT HOURS: 3
CATALOG DESCRIPTION: A second course in mathematics for the liberal arts student. A study of the nature of mathematics and its applications. At least seven (7) topics will be chosen from: set theory, logic, combinatorics, graph theory, probability, statistics, consumer mathematics, history of mathematics, numeration systems, the metric system, number theory, geometry, and algorithm development and computers.
PREREQUISITE(S): MATH 1101 OR MATH 1111.
SUGGESTED TEXT: Topics in Contemporary Mathematics, Ninth Edition, by Ignacio Bello, Jack R. Britton, and Anton Kaul, Houghton Mifflin Company, 2008.
COURSE OUTLINE: Seven topics chosen from: