December 2009

MODERN ALGEBRA I

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
MATH
Course Number: 
3323

Introduction to algebraic properties of groups, rings, fields and other abstract algebras. Prerequisite: MATH 3253. 3 hours

MODERN ALGEBRA II

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
MATH
Course Number: 
3333

Continuation of MATH 3323. Prerequisite: MATH 3323. 3 hours

DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
MATH
Course Number: 
3353

Study of some ordinary differential equations, their applications, and methods of obtaining solutions. Prerequisite: MATH 3243. 3 hours

ADVANCED CALCULUS I

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
MATH
Course Number: 
3363

Rigorous treatment of topics, including advanced topics in calculus of one variable, calculus of several variables, sequences and series, vector calculus, line and surface integrals. Green’s and Stoke’s theorems. Prerequisite: MATH 3243. 3 hours

ADVANCED CALCULUS II

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
MATH
Course Number: 
3373

Continuation of MATH 3363. Prerequisite: MATH 3363. 3 hours

PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS I

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
MATH
Course Number: 
4303

Probability and statistical theory including such topics as conditional probability; distributions; moment generating functions; estimation and confidence intervals. Prerequisite: MATH 2223. 3 hours

PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS II

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
MATH
Course Number: 
4403

Continuation of MATH 4303. Study includes such topics as curve fitting; testing hypotheses; decision making; estimation; small sample distributions; nonparametric methods; regression; correlation and analysis of variance. Prerequisites: MATH 3243 and MATH 4303. 3 hours

NUMERICAL ANALYSIS

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
MATH
Course Number: 
4413

Selected topics in this field including approximation theory; iterative methods for solving equations; interpolation; numerical differentiation and integration; and difference equations. Emphasis on methods of high speed computing. Prerequisites: CSCI 2243 and MATH 3243. 3 hours

COMPLEX VARIABLE THEORY

Number of Hours: 
3
Course Category: 
MATH
Course Number: 
4423

Complex numbers, elementary functions and analytic functions, conformal mappings, complex integrals, power series, and integration by the method of residues. Prerequisite: MATH 3243. 3 hours

PRINCIPLES OF CONDUCTING

Number of Hours: 
2
Course Category: 
MUSC
Course Number: 
4102

Problems of baton technique, score reading and interpretation, rehearsal technique, and musical style as they concern the conductor. Prerequisite: MUSC 3102. 2 hours