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This course may be taken prior to or during the same term.

College: | Hal Marcus College of Science and Engineering |

MAS 3105 Linear Algebra

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

Prerequisite: MAC 2312

Systems of linear equation, row echelon form, matrix algebra, determinants and their properties, vector spaces, linear independence, base and dimension, row and column spaces, linear transformations and their matrix representations, similarity, inner product and orthogonality, eigenvalues and eigenvectors, diagonalization, applications of linear algebra.
Meets Gordon Rule Theoretical Mathematics Requirement.

MAS 3905 Directed Study

1-12 sh (may be repeated indefinitely for credit)

MAS 4156 Vector Analysis

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

Prerequisite: MAC 2313

Vector algebra and calculus; line, surface and volume integrals, theorems of Green, Gauss and Stokes.
Meets Gordon Rule Theoretical Mathematics Requirement.

MAS 4203 Number Theory

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

Prerequisite: MHF 3202

Divisibility properties of integers, number-theoretic functions, Diophantine equations, theory of congruences and topics in cryptography.
Meets Gordon Rule Theoretical Mathematics Requirement.

MAS 4301 Abstract Algebra

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

Prerequisite: MHF 3202

Concepts of basic algebraic structures, set, group, ring, integral domain and field.
Meets Gordon Rule Theoretical Mathematics Requirement.

MAS 4905 Directed Study

1-12 sh (may be repeated indefinitely for credit)

MAS 5145 Matrix Theory

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

Canonical forms of matrices, similarity, quadratic forms.

MAS 5905 Directed Study

1-12 sh (may be repeated indefinitely for credit)

MAS 6905 Directed Study

1-12 sh (may be repeated indefinitely for credit)