Mar 30, 2020  
2020-2021 General Catalog (Year Under Revision) 
  
2020-2021 General Catalog (Year Under Revision)

MATH 3010 - Pedagogical Foundations of Algebra


3 credits

The historical and epistemological foundations of math as traditionally taught in schools are contrasted with the historical and epistemological foundations of authentic mathematics. The differential effects of these approaches on teaching and learning are analyzed, by examining the interplay among classical algebra, analytical geometry, and modern algebra. 

Prerequisite/Restriction: One of the following three options: