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 100 - Prep for College Math A
A mastery-based course that will prepare students for quantitative reasoning courses in their major.
3 hours
MTH 102 - Prep for College Math B
A mastery-based course that will prepare students for college algebra.
4 hours
MTH 102B - Abr Prep for College Math B
An abridged mastery-based course that will prepare students for College Algebra.
1 hour
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 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 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 280 - SpTp: Multivariable Calculus
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 - Ordinary Diff Equations
A study of differential equations, their solutions, and applications to physical systems, emphasizing closed-form solving methods. Laplace transforms, orthogonal functions, approximation and numerical methods with applications. (PR: C or better in MTH 231 and REC: MTH 331 or MTH 329)
3 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 361 - Vector Calculus
A course in n-dimensional calculus: the derivative, the integral, and applications. Coordinate-free methods are emphasized.
3 hours
MTH 404 - Math Methods and Materials
Content and content-specific pedagogy for secondary mathematics education majors.
3 hours
MTH 411 - Mathematical Modeling
Students work in teams to construct mathematical models of various real-world situations. Problems to be modeled are drawn from diverse areas of application and use a wide range of undergraduate mathematics.
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 415 - Partial Differential Equations
Differential equations. Heat Equation, Laplace's Equation, separation of variables, Fourier series, vibrating strings, eigenvalue problems, finite differences, Bessel functions, Legendre polynomials.
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 431 - Topology II
First course in algebraic topology. Homotopy, fundamental group, simplicial homology.
3 hours
MTH 440 - Graph Th and Combinatorics
This course is designed to introduce students in mathematical sciences to the theorems, techniques, and applications of graph theory and combinatorics.
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 480 - SpTp: PIC Math
3 hours
MTH 490 - Internship in Mathematics
A supervised internship in an area of mathematics, applied mathematics, or statistics. By permission only.
3 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 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 580 - Special Topics
Courses on special topics not listed among the current course offerings.
1 to 4 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 615 - Partial Differential Equations
3 hours
MTH 631 - Topology II
General topology including separation axioms, connectedness, compactness, convergence, continuity, metric spaces, product and quotient spaces.
3 hours
MTH 635 - Graph Theory and Combinatorics
The course is designed to introduce students in mathematical sciences to the theorems, techniques and applications of graph theory and combinatorics.
3 hours
MTH 640 - Complex Variables I
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 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 681 - Thesis
1 to 6 hours
MTH 690 - SpTp: Time Scale Calculus
Courses on special topics not listed among the current course offerings. (PR: Permission of Instructor)
3 hours
 
 
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