Mathematics Courses Offered This Semester

This page lists courses that are being offered during the current semester. Also available: Department of Mathematics Course Catalog (all courses) and the Schedule of Courses. Schedules are also available showing when upper-division undergraduate and graduate courses are planned for future semesters. The authoritative source for course information is the Marshall University Catalog.

MTH 098 - Mathematics Skills I
This course prepares students with low placement scores for the second level of the mathematics skills sequence.
3 hours
MTH 099 - Mathematics Skills II
The purpose of this course is to adequately prepare students with low placement test scores to take college level mathematics course required in their progam of study.
3 hours
MTH 121 - Concepts and Applications (CT)
Critical thinking course for non-science majors that develops quantitative reasoning skills. Topics include logical thinking, problem-solving, linear modeling, beginning statistics and probability, exponential and logarithmic models, formula use, and financial concepts.
3 hours
MTH 121B - Concepts and Applications (CT)
Concepts and applications of mathematics with algebra review.
4 hours
MTH 122 - Plane Trigonometry
Definitions of circular functions; graphs to trigonometric functions, trigonometric identities, and applications.
3 hours
MTH 125 - Mathematical Thinking (CT)
Topics in elementary finite mathematics; sets, counting, probability and statistics, matrices and linear equations, .
3 hours
MTH 127 - College Algebra-Expanded
A brief but careful review of the main techniques of alge- bra. Polynomials, rational, exponential, and logarithmic functions. Graphs, equations and inequalities, sequences.
5 hours
MTH 130 - College Algebra
Polynomial, rational, exponential, and logarithmic func- tions. Graphs, equations and inequalities, sequences.
3 hours
MTH 132 - Precalculus with Sci Applica
Functions used in calculus including polynomial, rational, exponential, logarithmic, and trigonometric. Systems of equations and inequalities, conic sections, polar and parametric equations, sequences and series, Binomial Theorem.
5 hours
MTH 140 - Applied Calculus
A brief survey of calculus including both differentiation and integration with applications. Not to be substituted for Mathematics 131 or Mathematics 190.
3 hours
MTH 140H - Applied Calculus Honors
A brief survey of calculus including both differentiation and integration with applications. This honors course will also introduce topics from differential equations with applications.
3 hours
MTH 160 - Applied Math Reasoning (CT)
A critical thinking course in applied mathematical reasoning. Topics include logic, problem solving, linear modeling, beginning statistics and probability, exponential and logarithmic modeling, formula use.
5 hours
MTH 220 - Discrete Structures
3 hours
MTH 225 - Introductory Statistics
Introduction to statistical analysis.
3 hours
MTH 229 - Calculus/Analytic Geom I (CT)
An introduction to calculus and analytic geometry, emphasizing critical thinking. Limits, derivatives, and integrals of the elementary functions of one variable, including transcendental functions.
5 hours
MTH 230 - Calculus/Analytic Geom II
A study of the conics and transcendental functions, tech- niques of integraton, improper integrals, indeterminate forms and infinite series.
4 hours
MTH 231 - Calculus/Analytic Geom III
Analytic geometry of two and three dimensions, partial dif- ferentiation, and multiple integrals.
4 hours
MTH 300 - Intro to Higher Math
A transition between elementary calculus and higher math- ematics with emphasis on techniques of proofs. (PR or CR: MTH 23l or equivalent)
4 hours
MTH 326 - Applied Statistical Methods
Use of statistical packages; introduction to descriptive, probability and sampling distributions; forecasting, inferences concerning one and two samples; simple and multiple regression, analysis of variance and covariance.
3 hours
MTH 329 - Elementary Linear Algebra
Systems of linear equations, matrices and determinants, vector spaces, linear transformations, eigenvalues, eigenvectors, and applications.
3 hours
MTH 331 - Linear Algebra
4 hours
MTH 335 - Differential Equations
First and second-order ordinary differential equations. Applications include vibrations and electrical circuits. Laplace transform, approximate solutions, orthogonal functions, Fourier series; partial differential equations including heat, wave, and Laplace equations. (PR: MTH 231 or Permission)
4 hours
MTH 345 - Applied Prob and Stat
Statistical methods in scientific/engineering research, with emphasis on applications. Probability modeling, experimental design/survey sampling, estimation/hypothesis testing procedures, regression, ANOVA/factor analysis. Implementation using statistical software such as Excel/SAS.
3 hours
MTH 404 - Math Methods and Materials
Content and content-specific pedagogy for secondary mathematics education majors.
3 hours
MTH 405 - History of Mathematics
A study of the history of mathematics from the time of the ancient Greeks to the end of the nineteenth century.
3 hours
MTH 413 - Experimental Designs
Analysis of variance an covariance models with derivations using calculus; detailed testing of model assumptions and remedial measures (as transformations) to yield adequate models; use of various statistical designs.
3 hours
MTH 416 - Advanced Differential Equation
Differential equations are studied qualitatively. Topics include the existence and uniqueness of solutions and the behavior of solutions including stability of nonlinear systems, periodic solutions, and approximation using pertubation methods.
3 hours
MTH 422 - Appl Time Series Analysis
Finding statistical models to represent various time dependent phenomena and processes; coverage of a variety of forecasting techniques, with an emphasis on adaptive, regression, and Box-Jenkins procedures.
3 hours
MTH 428 - Advanced Calculus II
The number system, limits, sequences, partial different- iation with applications, maxima and minima of functions of several variables. Theory of definite integrals, multiple integrals, line and surface integrals, improper integrals, infinite series.
3 hours
MTH 442 - Numerical Linear Algebra
Direct an iterative methods for numerical solution of linear systems of equations. Eigenvalues and eigenvectors. rror Analysis and norms. Related topics.
3 hours
MTH 446 - Probability and Statistics II
Statistical inference: estimation of parameters, tests of hypotheses. Regression, analysis of variance.
3 hours
MTH 449 - Projective Geometry
Projective Geometry using both synthetic and algebraic methods.
3 hours
MTH 452 - Modern Algebra II
3 hours
MTH 461 - Complex Variables II
3 hours
MTH 480 - SpTp: Number Theory II
3 hours
MTH 490 - Internship in Mathematics
A supervised internship in an area of mathematics, applied mathematics, or statistics. By permission only.
2 to 12 hours
MTH 491 - Senior Seminar
Capstone experience in reading, doing, writing and speaking mathematics. Students will explore topics related to a theme chosen by the instructor. (PR: MTH 301).
2 hours
MTH 513 - Experimental Designs
Principles of experimentation; Analysis of variance; Latin square and related designs; Factorial designs, Response Surface; Robustness; Nested and Split-Plot designs.
3 hours
MTH 518 - Biostatistics
Statistical skills for biological/biomedical research, with emphasis on applications. Experimental design/survey sampling, estimation/hypothesis testing procedures, regression, ANOVA, multiple comparisons. Implementation using statistical software such as SAS, BMDP.
3 hours
MTH 528 - Advanced Calculus II
The number system, limits, sequences, parital differentia- tion with applications, maxima and minima of functions of several variables. Theory of definite integrals, multiple integrals, line and surface integrals, infinite series.
3 hours
MTH 546 - Probability and Statistics II
Probability spaces, conditional probability, and applica- tions. Random variables, distributions, expectation, and moments. Parametric statistics: sampling methods, estima- tion of parameters, tests of hypotheses.
3 hours
MTH 549 - Projective Geometry
Projective geometry using both synthetic and algebraic methods.
3 hours
MTH 552 - Modern Algebra II
Structure of the abstract mathematical systems; groups, rings, fields, with illustrations and application from Number Theory.
3 hours
MTH 589 - Graduate Mathematics Seminar
A seminar on topics relevant to graduate students in mathematics, including college-level teaching, conducting research, professional ethics, and mathematics careers. THis course does not satisfy any degree requirements.
1 hour
MTH 616 - Advanced Differential Equ
3 hours
MTH 632 - Advanced Topology
First course in topic of topology. Basics of point-set topological spaces, continuity, connectedness, compactness, products, quotients. Surfaces and simplicial complexes, Euler characteristics.
3 hours
MTH 641 - Complex Variables II
A study of algebra, topology, and geometry of the complex plane; holomorphic functions; conformal mapping; analytic functions and analytic continuation; complex integration; representation theorems; convergence theorems and related topics.
3 hours
MTH 642 - Numerical Linear Algebra
3 hours
MTH 662 - Multivar Math Statistics
Multivariate distribution theory and statistical inference including estimation and tests concerning mean vectors and covariance matrices (maximum-liklihood and liklihood-ratio techniques emphasized).
3 hours
MTH 663 - Time Series Forecasting
3 hours
MTH 681 - Thesis
1 to 6 hours
MTH 690 - SpTp: Appl Survival Analysis
Courses on special topics not listed among the current course offerings. (PR: Permission of Instructor)
3 hours
 
 
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