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MATH401. History of Mathematics

This course provides the student with the opportunity to study the development of mathematics from the ancient Babylonians to the present day from a historical point of view. An in-depth study is made of the Greek contribution and of the mathematical revolution of the l7th and l8th centuries. This Integrated Studies course can fulfill a requirement in Section IIIA of the General Education Curriculum. Credit, 3 hours.