MATH 7146T Introduction to Functions and Applications for Childhood Teachers
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as MATH 604.6.
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45 hours; 3 credits
Analysis of the function concept and its unifying role in mathematics. Elementary algebraic and transcendental functions. Functions as mathematical models in the physical and social sciences. Use of technology to investigate functions, their properties, and applications. Connections to curriculum and pedagogy. This course may not be offered toward master of arts degrees in secondary education or in middle school education.
Prerequisite: Mathematics 7141T [604.1] or its equivalent, and permission of the deputy chairperson.