MATH 104 Women in Mathematics

This course is designed to introduce a variety of mathematical topics stemming from the research of women mathematicians both past and present from Hypatia to current professors. In discussing the work of these women we will also discuss the gender issues that are associated with being a female mathematician. Course material will be covered in lecture research in-class visitors and activities. Course work will include research papers a course project and problem sets related to the mathematician of discussion.

Credits

4

Core Requirements Met

  • Mathematics/Science