Apr 01, 2020  
2016-2017 Graduate Catalog 
    
2016-2017 Graduate Catalog [NOTE!!!! THIS IS AN ARCHIVED CATALOG. FOR THE CURRENT CATALOG, GO TO CATALOG.NIU.EDU]

MATH 526 - Geometry, Numbers, and Algebra


Comparative survey of geometric and algebraic concepts; parallel lines and triangles in the Euclidean, hyperbolic, and spherical planes; similarity and trigonometry in the Euclidean plane; complex numbers and plane transformations; number fields, domains, and polynomials; division, prime factorization, and congruences for integers and polynomials; applications to cryptography and coding theory.

Prerequisites & Notes
PRQ: Admission to the graduate program in Middle School Mathematics Education, or consent of department.

Credits: 3