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2018-19 Catalog 
2018-19 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MATH 5200 - Foundations of Geometry

Rigorous study of Euclidean and non-Euclidean geometry from an axiomatic point of view.  Examination of the axiomatic approach, and its role in organizing mathematical knowledge.  The history of the development of non-Euclidean geometry, and an introduction to transformational geometry.

Credits: 3

Prereq: Acceptance into the Masters in Mathematical Sciences program, and/or instructor permission.
Lecture hours: 3
Course/lab fee: $