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MATH 355 - College Geometry I


Description:
An inductive and deductive approach to intuitive geometry, modern Euclidean geometry, history of geometry, and axiomatic systems in geometry.

Prerequisites:
Prerequisite: admission to the mathematics education major or minor.

Credits: (4)

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Utilize inductive and deductive reasoning in the development of geometric notions.
  • Utilize the concepts of finite geometries to understand the concept of axiomatic.
  • Utilize the concepts of Euclidean geometry in its coordinate free form.
  • Utilize the concepts of Euclidean geometry in its coordinate form.
  • Utilize the concepts of Euclidean transformations and their respective invariants in heuristic, coordinate free, and coordinated forms.
  • Utilize the concepts of equivalence relations and equivalence classes to identify similar geometric objects.
  • Utilize technology appropriately to examine, explore, expand, and explain the concepts of Euclidean Geometry.
Learner Outcomes Approval Date:
1/21/04



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