M - Mathematics

M 065. Pre-Algebra. 4 Credits. (4 Lec) F,S

Offered by Gallatin College. This instructor-taught course covers basic concepts relating to fractions, decimals, ratios, proportions, percent, selected geometry topics, topics of signed numbers, and 1-variable linear equations. The course is offered as a review and/or preparation for further studies in Mathematics. This course is equivalent to M 085. Common final.

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2018 Summer Session11339001Non-standard term dates 14-MAY-18 03-AUG-18-- -

M 096. Survey of Algebra. 4 Credits. (4 Lec) F,S,Su

Offered by Gallatin College. PREREQUISITE: M 065 or M 085 or Math Placement Test within the past 12 months. Intended for students pursuing majors requiring the M 121Q track and/or chemistry. This instructor-taught course initiates development in students' ability to organize thought processes and systematically solve problems while preparing students for studies in other courses. Topics include linear equations and inequalities and their graphs, systems of linear equations, exponents, polynomials, factoring, rational expressions, and square roots. This course is equivalent to M 097.

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2018 Summer Session10900002May StartMTWRJABS3059:00am - 10:45am
2018 Summer Session10900002May StartMTWRJABS3052:00pm - 3:45pm
2018 Summer Session10453001Non-standard term dates 14-MAY-18 06-JUL-18MTWRHAM2288:45am - 10:30am
2018 Summer Session11340099Non-standard term dates 14-MAY-18 03-AUG-18-- -

M 105Q. Contemporary Mathematics (formerly M 145Q, Math for Liberal Arts). 3 Credits. (3 Lec)F,S,Su

PREREQUISITE: M 088, M 096, M 097 or Math Placement Test within the past 12 months. Formerly M 145Q. Designed to give liberal arts students the skills required to understand and interpret quantitative information that they encounter in the news and in their studies, and to make numerically-based decision in their lives. Topics include working with large numbers and units, linear and exponential relations, financial mathematics, and essentials of probability and statistics. Common final.

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2018 Summer Session11232001First Half Session-- -
2018 Summer Session11233002Second Half Session-- -
2018 Summer Session11234801Non-standard term dates 14-MAY-18 06-JUL-18-- -

M 121Q. College Algebra. 3 Credits. (3 Lec) F,S,Su

PREREQUISITE: M 096, M 097 or Math Placement Test within the past 12 months. Intended for students preparing for precalculus or calculus. Further development of algebraic skills through the study of linear, quadratic, polynomial, exponential, and logarithmic functions. COMMON EXAMS.

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2018 Summer Session10745003June-start: 4x4MTWRWIL112511:00am - 1:35pm
2018 Summer Session10964002May StartMTWRWIL113811:00am - 1:35pm
2018 Summer Session11189801Non-standard term dates 14-MAY-18 06-JUL-18-- -
2018 Summer Session11190004July-start: 4x4MTWRWIL11258:00am - 10:35am
2018 Summer Session10594001May StartMTWRWIL111611:00am - 1:35pm

M 133Q. Geometry & Measure K-8 Teachers. 3 Credits. (3 Lec)

PREREQUISITE: A grade of C or better in M 132. The study of geometry and geometric measurement for prospective elementary and middle school teachers, including synthetic, transformational, and coordinate geometry, constructions, congruence and similarity, 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional measurement, and problem solving. COMMON FINAL ONLY.

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2018 Summer Session11369001First Half Session-- -

M 151Q. Precalculus. 4 Credits. (4 Lec) F,S,Su

PREREQUISITE: M 121Q or Math Placement Test within the past 12 months. Functions, graphs, and the use symbols for expressing mathematical thoughts. Polynomials, rational, exponential, logarithmic, and trigonometric functions. COMMON EXAMS.

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2018 Summer Session10352001May StartMTWRWIL11489:00am - 10:45am
2018 Summer Session10352001May StartMTWRWIL11482:00pm - 3:45pm
2018 Summer Session10353002June-start: 4x4MTWRWIL11219:00am - 10:45am
2018 Summer Session10353002June-start: 4x4MTWRWIL11212:00pm - 3:45pm
2018 Summer Session11191801Non-standard term dates 14-MAY-18 06-JUL-18-- -

M 161Q. Survey of Calculus. 4 Credits. (4 Lec) F,S,Su

PREREQUISITE: M 121Q or Math Placement Test within the past 12 months. A survey of basic calculus including limits, differentiation, and integration with applications to business, biology, and social science problems. COMMON FINAL ONLY.

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2018 Summer Session10354001May StartMTWRWIL114211:00am - 12:45pm
2018 Summer Session10354001May StartMTWRWIL11426:00pm - 7:45pm
2018 Summer Session10355002May StartMTWRWIL11249:00am - 10:45am
2018 Summer Session10355002May StartMTWRWIL11242:00pm - 3:45pm
2018 Summer Session11192801Non-standard term dates 14-MAY-18 06-JUL-18-- -
2018 Summer Session11193003June-start: 4x4MTWRWIL113811:00am - 12:45pm
2018 Summer Session11193003June-start: 4x4MTWRWIL11386:00pm - 7:45pm
2018 Summer Session11194802Intersession-- -
2018 Summer Session11567004July-start: 4x4MTWRWIL11349:00am - 10:45am
2018 Summer Session11567004July-start: 4x4MTWRWIL11342:00pm - 3:45pm

M 171Q. Calculus I. 4 Credits. (4 Lec) F,S,Su

PREREQUISITE: M 151Q or Math Placement Test within the past 12 months. Functions, elementary transcendental functions, limits and continuity, differentiation, applications of the derivative, curve sketching, and integration theory. COMMON EXAMS.

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2018 Summer Session10714003June-start: 4x4-- -
2018 Summer Session11478004Second Half Session-- -
2018 Summer Session10356001May StartMTWRWIL11439:00am - 10:45am
2018 Summer Session10356001May StartMTWRWIL11432:00pm - 3:45pm
2018 Summer Session10357002June-start: 4x4MTWRLINH1099:00am - 10:45am
2018 Summer Session10357002June-start: 4x4MTWRLINH1092:00pm - 3:45pm

M 172Q. Calculus II. 4 Credits. (4 Lec) F,S,Su

PREREQUISITE: M 171Q. Methods of integration, applications of the integral, infinite sequences and series including Taylor series, parametric and polar equations. COMMON EXAMS.

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2018 Summer Session10715003June-start: 4x4-- -
2018 Summer Session10358001May StartMTWRWIL11419:00am - 10:45am
2018 Summer Session10358001May StartMTWRWIL11412:00pm - 3:45pm
2018 Summer Session10359002June-start: 4x4MTWRAJM2379:00am - 10:45am
2018 Summer Session10359002June-start: 4x4MTWRAJM2372:00pm - 3:45pm
2018 Summer Session11195004Second Half Session-- -

M 221. Introduction to Linear Algebra. 3 Credits. (3 Lec) F,S,Su

PREREQUISITE: M 166Q or M 172Q. Matrix algebra, systems of linear equations, determinants, vector algebra and geometry in Euclidean 3-space, eigenvalues, eigenvectors.

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2018 Summer Session10173001May StartMTWRWIL112311:00am - 1:35pm
2018 Summer Session11258002June-start: 4x4MTWRWIL111611:00am - 1:35pm

M 273Q. Multivariable Calculus. 4 Credits. (4 Lec) F,S,Su

PREREQUISITE: M 172Q. Topics in two and three dimensional geometry. Manipulation and application of vectors. Functions of several variables, contour maps, graphs, partial derivatives, gradients, double and triple integration, vector fields, line integrals, surface integrals, Green's Theorem, Stokes' Theorem, the Divergence Theorem. COMMON FINAL ONLY.

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2018 Summer Session10360001May StartMTWRWIL11399:00am - 10:45am
2018 Summer Session10360001May StartMTWRWIL11392:00pm - 3:45pm
2018 Summer Session10443002June-start: 4x4MTWRWIL11439:00am - 10:45am
2018 Summer Session10443002June-start: 4x4MTWRWIL11432:00pm - 3:45pm
2018 Summer Session11568003June-start: 4x4-- -

M 274. Introduction to Differential Equation. 4 Credits. (4 Lec) F,S,Su

PREREQUISITE: M 172Q. An introduction to qualitative, quantitative, and numerical methods for ordinary differential equations. Topics include modeling via differential equations, linear and nonlinear first order differential equations and systems, elementary phase plane analysis, forced oscillations, and Laplace transform techniques. COMMON FINAL ONLY.

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2018 Summer Session10174001May StartMTWRWIL11449:00am - 10:45am
2018 Summer Session10174001May StartMTWRWIL11442:00pm - 3:45pm
2018 Summer Session10175002May StartMTWRWIL11349:00am - 10:45am
2018 Summer Session10175002May StartMTWRWIL11342:00pm - 3:45pm
2018 Summer Session11569003June-start: 4x4MTWRWIL11349:00am - 10:45am
2018 Summer Session11569003June-start: 4x4MTWRWIL11342:00pm - 3:45pm

M 419. Ratio and Proportion in School Mathematics. 3 Credits. (3 Lec) Su

Alternate Odd Years PREREQUISITE: For undergraduate credit: A grade of C or better in M 242 or M 234 and junior standing. For graduate credit: Graduate standing in mathematics education, teaching endorsement in mathematics, or consent of instructor. Develop knowledge of ratio and proportion necessary to teach standards-based school mathematics. Connect ratio, rate, and proportion to elementary, middle, and high school topics. Explore use of manipulative materials and technologies, and discuss related pedagogical issues and national standards.

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2018 Summer Session11411001Non-standard term dates 14-MAY-18 03-AUG-18-- -

M 424. Algebraic Thinking and Number Sense in the Middle Grades. 3 Credits. (3 Lec)

PREREQUISITE: A grade of C or better in M 234 or M 242, and junior standing. Develop algebraic knowledge necessary to teach standards-based middle school mathematics. Investigate the underlying conceptual structure of topics in algebra and number appropriate to middle school. Explore the use of manipulative materials and technologies, and discuss related pedagogical issues and national standards.

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2018 Summer Session11570001Non-standard term dates 18-JUN-18 06-JUL-48-WIL1133 -

M 491. Special Topics. 1-4 Credits. (1-4 Lec; 12 cr max) On Demand

PREREQUISITE: Course prerequisites as determined for each offering. Courses not required in any curriculum for which there is a particular one-time need, or given on a trial basis to determine acceptability and demand before requesting a regular course number.

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2018 Summer Session11370002Non-standard term dates 14-MAY-18 03-AUG-18-- -

M 517. Advanced Mathematical Modeling for Teaching. 3 Credits. (3 Lec)

alternates with M 526 PREREQUISITE: Graduate standing in mathematics education, teaching endorsement in mathematics, or consent of instructor. Focus on the use of modeling to solve real-world problems. Topics include the modeling process, an overview of relevant technology, strategies to engage students in modeling in the secondary classroom, and classroom assessment of modeling activities. Extensive use of mathematics to explore application areas, leading to the construction of original models.

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2018 Summer Session11571801Intersession-- -

M 518. Statistics For Teachers. 3 Credits. (3 Lec)

Distance format PREREQUISITE: Graduate standing in mathematics or science education, teaching endorsement in mathematics or science, or consent of instructor. Stochastic concepts including probabilistic underpinnings of statistics, measures of central tendency, variability, correlation, distributions, sampling, and simulation. Exploratory data analysis including experiments, surveys, measures of association and inferential statistics. Discussion of methods for teaching statistics in secondary mathematics and science.

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2018 Summer Session10334801Intersession-- -

M 519. Ratio and Proportion in School Mathematics. 3 Credits. (3 Lec)Su alternate years, to be offered odd years.

PREREQUISITE: Graduate standing in mathematics education, teaching endorsement in mathematics, or consent of instructor. Develop knowledge of ratio and proportion necessary to teach standards-based school mathematics. Connect ratio, rate, and proportion to elementary, middle, and high school topics. Explore use of manipulative materials and technologies, and discuss related pedagogical issues and national standards.

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2018 Summer Session11412001Non-standard term dates 14-MAY-18 03-AUG-18-- -

M 520. Standards-Based Mathematics for Teaching. 3 Credits. (3 Lec) Su, to be offered odd years.

Distance format. PREREQUISITE: Graduate standing in mathematics education, teaching endorsement in mathematics, or consent of instructor. Study of key content themes and connections in algebra, geometry, probability/data analysis, number, and measurement with a focus on mathematical practices. Exploring, extending, designing, and teaching standards-based classroom activities for middle/high school students and reflecting on student outcomes.

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2018 Summer Session11372801Non-standard term dates 14-MAY-18 03-AUG-18-- -

M 523. Number Structure for Teachers. 3 Credits. (3 Lec) Su, to be offered even years.

Distance format. PREREQUISITE: Graduate standing in mathematics education, teaching endorsement in mathematics, or consent of instructor. Develop the relationship and distinction between the mathematics that underlies the structure of number and the learning and teaching of number structure in schools. Explore representation, abstraction, and basic proof in the context of number and operations. Develop foundations of the real number system and examine relevant research about students' understanding of number.

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2018 Summer Session11572001Non-standard term dates 18-JUN-18 06-JUL-18-WIL1133 -

M 524. Linear Algebra for Teachers. 3 Credits. (3 Lec)

Su. Distance format. PREREQUISITE: Graduate standing in mathematics education, teaching endorsement in mathematics, or consent of instructor. Algebraic systems, special matrices, determinants, vector spaces, and linear programming. Includes applications relevant to industry and business and connections to topics in secondary mathematics.

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2018 Summer Session11373001Non-standard term dates 18-JUN-18 06-JUL-18-- -

M 570. Individual Problems. 1-3 Credits. (1-3 Ind; 6 cr max) F,S,Su

PREREQUISITE: Graduate standing, consent of instructor, approval of department head and Dean of Graduate Studies. Directed research and study on an individual basis.

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2018 Summer Session10177001Full Semester-- -

M 576. Internship. 2-12 Credits. (2-12 Ind; unlimited max) F,S,Su

PREREQUISITE: Graduate standing, consent of instructor and approval of department head. An individualized assignment arranged with an agency, business or other organization to provide guided experience in the field.

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2018 Summer Session10324001Full Semester-- -

M 588. Professional Development. 1-3 Credits. (1-3 Lec; 3 cr max) On Demand

PREREQUISITE: Graduate standing, teaching experience and/or current employment in a school organization, consent of instructor and Dean of Graduate Studies. Courses offered on a one time basis to fulfill professional development needs of in-service educators. A specific focus is given to each course which is appropriately subtitled. May be repeated.

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2018 Summer Session11500754Non-standard term dates 14-MAY-18 03-AUG-18-- -
2018 Summer Session11028850Non-standard term dates 14-MAY-18 03-AUG-18-- -