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Summer 2006




MATH 106  Algebra and Elementary Functions                        3 credits
An introduction to the basic techniques and functions of mathematics. This course is especially recommended for those students who need to brush up due to a shaky high school preparation or for those who haven't had a mathematics course in several years. Topics include linear equations and inequalities, quadratic equations, polynomials, and rational functions and their inverses, including the exponential and the logarithm. Note: Not open to students who have passed MATH 150 or above. Not transferable to other Maryland public institutions for college-level credit. Prerequisite: Qualifying score on LRC Algebra placement exam.
          Grade Method: REG/P-F/AUD
[0278] 6060 Meets 05/30/2006 - 07/07/2006             RILEY, S
            MW.........9:00am-12:10pm (MP  008)


MATH 115  Finite Mathematics (MS)                                 3 credits
An introduction to linear algebra, matrices, set theory, combinatorial analysis and probability theory. Appropriate for students desiring a knowledge of elementary linear algebra and probability theory. Note: Not open to students who have passed MATH 221, STAT 350, STAT 351, STAT 355 or STAT 451. Prerequisite: A qualifying score on the LRC Algebra placement test.
          Grade Method: REG/P-F/AUD
          GFR:Meets   Mathematics   GER:Meets   M/S.
          GDR:Meets M.
[0279] 6060 Meets 05/30/2006 - 07/07/2006             MOLDOVAN, M
            MW.........6:00pm- 9:10pm (ACIV305)


MATH 150  Precalculus Mathematics (MS)                            4 credits
This course provides the mathematical preparation necessary for success in calculus. It also provides preparation for basic physics, computer science and engineering science courses. Topics covered include review of functions and graphing techniques, logarithmic and exponential functions; review of basic right-angle trigonometry followed by an extensive treatment of trigonometric functions, identities and applications to the analytic geometry of the conic sections, applications to two-dimensional vectors and to the geometry of complex numbers. Prerequisites: A suitable score on LRC Algebra placement exam or MATH 106.
          Grade Method: REG/P-F/AUD
          GFR:Meets   Mathematics   GER:Meets   M/S.
          GDR:Meets M.
[0280] 6080 Meets 05/30/2006 - 07/21/2006             CIPCIGAN, I
            TuWTh......6:00pm- 8:05pm (MP  103)
            TuTh.......5:00pm- 5:50pm (MP  103) DIS


MATH 151  Calculus and Analytic Geometry I (MS)                   4 credits
Topics of this course include: limits, continuity, the rate of change, derivatives, differentiations formulas for algebraic and trigonometric functions, maxima and minima, integration and computation of areas. Areas and volumes of solids of revolution, applications. Note: Non-science-oriented students interested in calculus should consider MATH 155. Credit will not be given for both MATH 151 and 155. Prerequisite: MATH 150 or a qualifying score on the LRC Calculus Readiness placement test.
          Grade Method: REG/P-F/AUD
          GFR:Meets   Mathematics   GER:Meets   M/S.
          GDR:Meets M.
[0281] 6080 Meets 05/30/2006 - 07/21/2006             SOANE, A
            TuThF......9:00am-11:05am (MP  103)
            TuTh......11:30am-12:20pm (MP  103) DIS
[0282] 6081 Meets 05/30/2006 - 07/21/2006             SHEVCHENKO, O
            TuWTh......6:00pm- 8:05pm (MP  010)
            TuTh.......5:00pm- 5:50pm (MP  010) DIS


MATH 152  Calculus and Analytic Geometry II (MS)                  4 credits
Topics of this course include: logarithmic and exponential functions, inverse functions, methods of integration, improper integrals, hyperbolic functions, sequences and infinite series, power series, Taylor series, applications, conic sections and polar coordinates. Prerequisites: MATH 141, 151 or 155B.
          Grade Method: REG/P-F/AUD
          GFR:Meets   Mathematics   GER:Meets   M/S.
          GDR:Meets M.
[0283] 6080 Meets 05/30/2006 - 07/21/2006             SLOWIKOWSKI, W
            TuWTh......6:00pm- 8:05pm (MP  104)
            TuTh.......5:00pm- 5:50pm (MP  104) DIS
[0284] 6081 Meets 05/30/2006 - 07/21/2006             TIGHE, B
            TuThF......9:00am-11:05am (MP  101)
            TuF.......11:30am-12:20pm (MP  101) DIS


MATH 155  Elementary Calculus (MS)                                3 credits
Basic ideas of differential and integral calculus, with emphasis on elementary techniques of differentiation and integration with applications are treated in this course. Not recommended for students majoring in mathematics, computer science, engineering, biological or physical sciences. Note: Credit will not be given for both MATH 151 and 155. Prerequisite: A suitable score on the LRC Algebra placement test or MATH 106.
          Grade Method: REG/P-F/AUD
          GFR:Meets   Mathematics   GER:Meets   M/S.
          GDR:Meets M.
[0285] 6060 Meets 05/30/2006 - 07/07/2006             KLEIN, M
            MTuTh......9:00am-11:20am (MP  106)


MATH 221  Introduction to Linear Algebra (MS)                     3 credits
HYBRID COURSE (Section 6060 Only) - Topics of this course include: linear equations, Gauss-Jordan reduction, matrices and determinants and their properties, vector spaces and subspaces, basis and dimension, linear transformations, kernel and range, eigenvalues and eigenvectors, and matrix diagonalization. Prerequisites: MATH 141, MATH 151, MATH 155 or MATH 380. For more information see http://www.math.umbc.edu/~gobbert/ for section 6060 (hybrid).
          Grade Method: REG/P-F/AUD
          GFR:Meets   Mathematics   GER:Meets   M/S.
          GDR:Meets M.
[0286] 6060 Meets 05/30/2006 - 07/07/2006             GOBBERT, M
            TuTh.......6:00pm- 8:05pm (SOND105)
[0287] 7060 Meets 07/10/2006 - 08/18/2006             LYNN, Y
            TuTh.......6:00pm- 9:10pm (SOND112)


MATH 225  Introduction to Differential Equations                  3 credits
          (MS)                                              
Topics of this course include: solutions of first- and second-order linear differential equations, nonlinear exact and separable equations, integrating factors, homogeneous equations, higher-order linear equations, initial and boundary value problems, solutions as functions of the equation parameters, Laplace Transforms, power series solutions for Bessel and Legendre equations, difference equations and numerical methods. Note: Recommended for science majors who need a basic knowledge of differential equations. Prerequisite: MATH 142 or MATH 152. Recommended: MATH 251.
          Grade Method: REG/P-F/AUD
          GFR:Meets   Mathematics   GER:Meets   M/S.
          GDR:Meets M.
[0288] 6060 Meets 05/30/2006 - 07/07/2006             KOGAN, J
            TuTh.......6:00pm- 9:10pm (SOND112)


MATH 251  Multivariable Calculus (MS)                             4 credits
Topics of this course include: vectors, lines, planes and surfaces in three dimensions. Vector functions and their derivatives. Partial derivatives, gradients, directional derivatives, maxima, minima and Lagrange multipliers. Multiple integrals, area, volume, surface area, integration in different coordinate systems. Line integral, Green's theorem, Stokes' theorem and divergence theorem. Prerequisite: MATH 142 or MATH 152.
          Grade Method: REG/P-F/AUD
          GFR:Meets   Mathematics   GER:Meets   M/S.
          GDR:Meets M.
[0289] 6080 Meets 05/30/2006 - 07/21/2006             KAPOOR, J
            TuWTh......6:00pm- 8:05pm (MP  106)
            TuTh.......5:00pm- 5:50pm (MP  106) DIS


MATH 306  Geometry                                                3 credits
Topics of this course are to be selected from foundations of geometry, modern Euclidean geometry, non-Euclidean geometry, projective geometry and its subgeometries. Prerequisite: MATH 301.
          Grade Method: REG/P-F/AUD
[0290] 7060 Meets 07/10/2006 - 08/18/2006             SEIDMAN, T
            MW.........6:00pm- 9:10pm (SOND112)


MATH 381  Linear Methods in Operations Research                   3 credits
Introduction to convex sets. Theory of linear programming. Applications to transportation and assignment problems. Introduction to graphs with applications to network problems, including shortest route and maximum flow problems. Introduction to game theory. Note: Credit will not be given for both MATH 380 and 381. Prerequisite: MATH 221.
          Grade Method: REG/P-F/AUD
[0291] 7060 Meets 07/10/2006 - 08/18/2006             SONG, Y
            MW.........9:00am-12:10pm (SOND112)


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