Courses

Lower Division Requirements

CIS268 Computer Programming Languages

In this course concepts of computer programming languages are presented. Attention is given to the common constructs of programming languages as well as a structured approach to program development. The programming language may change from semester to semester. (3 units; Spring)

CIS268-A
Corso, Anthony J.
01/13/2020 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Yeager Center B113

MAT245 Analytcl Geometry and Calculus I

Basic concepts of analytical geometry, limits and derivatives, differentials and rates, integration, definite and indefinite integrals, differentiation of logarithmic and exponential functions. Prerequisites: MAT 135, 145, EGR 182, or sufficient SAT, ACT or math placement exam scores and appropriate high school mathematics background. (4 units; Fall/Spring)

MAT245-B
Cordero, Ricardo J.
09/03/2019 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Yeager Center ONLN
MAT245-A
Cordero, Ricardo J.
09/03/2019 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Mission Hall ONLN
MAT245-A
Willett, Robert James
01/13/2020 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Health Science Campus ONLN
MAT245-B
Willett, Robert James
01/13/2020 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Health Science Campus ONLN
MAT245-A
Willett, Robert James
06/29/2020 MTWTh 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM TBA

MAT250 Modelng and Apps of Calculus

The study of symbolic languages, such as Mathematics, Maple, and MATLAB, for the use and application in Calculus and modeling courses. Prerequisite: MAT 245. (2 units; Spring)

MAT250-A
Sill, Michael R.
01/13/2020 WF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Yeager Center B113

MAT255 Anlytcl Geometry and Calculus II

Continued study and applications of integration: volumes, lengths, surface of revolution; derivatives and integrals involving trigonometric functions, infinite series, expansion of functions, hyperbolic functions, law of the mean, partial fractions, polar coordinates, and conic sections. Prerequisite: MAT 245. (4 units; Fall/Spring)

MAT255-B
Willett, Robert James
09/03/2019 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM BUS ONLN
MAT255-A
Willett, Robert James
09/03/2019 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM BUS ONLN
MAT255-A
Sill, Michael R.
01/13/2020 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM TBA ONLN
MAT255-C
Sill, Michael R.
01/13/2020 MWF 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM TBA ONLN

PHY214 Physics I

A study of mechanics, heat and thermodynamics, waves, sound, and the mathematical methods of physics. Should be taken with PHY 214L. (3 units; Fall)

PHY214-A
Buchholz, James R
09/03/2019 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Yeager Center A111
PHY214-B
Buchholz, James R
09/03/2019 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM BUS 125
PHY214-A
Buchholz, James R
05/04/2020 Th 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM James Complex 122

PHY214L Physics I Lab

This laboratory course, designed to be taken concurrently with Physics I, emphasizes scientific measuring and reporting techniques. Observational laboratories will reinforce topics in mechanics, including kimematics, Hooke's Law, momentum, and inertia, and waves. Additional Lab Fee. Pre- or Co- Requisite: PHY 214. (1 unit; Fall)

PHY214L-G
Grant, Ted William
09/03/2019 Th 5:30 PM - 8:15 PM James Complex 122
PHY214L-F
Prosser, Paige Mckenzie
09/03/2019 T 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM James Complex 122
PHY214L-B
Grant, Ted William
09/03/2019 M 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM James Complex 122
PHY214L-A
Grant, Ted William
09/03/2019 M 3:00 PM - 5:45 PM James Complex 122
PHY214L-C
Mow, Michael YK
09/03/2019 W 3:00 PM - 5:45 PM James Complex 122
PHY214L-D
Grant, Ted William
09/03/2019 W 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM James Complex 122
PHY214L-E
Grant, Ted William
09/03/2019 Th 2:00 PM - 4:45 PM James Complex 122
PHY214L-A
Buchholz, James R
05/04/2020 Sa 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM James Complex 122

PHY224 Physics II

A continuation of Physics I, including a study of electricity, magnetism, electromagnetic waves, optics, and modern physics topics. Should be taken with PHY 224L. Prerequisite: PHY 214. (3 units; Spring)

PHY224-A
Buchholz, James R
01/13/2020 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM BUS 251
PHY224-B
Buchholz, James R
01/13/2020 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM BUS 124
PHY224-A
Buchholz, James R
06/29/2020 Th 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM James Complex 121

PHY224L Physics II Lab

This laboratory course, designed to be taken concurrently with Physcis II, emphasizes scientific measuring and reporting techniques. Observational laboratories will reinforce topics in waves, optics, electricity, and thermodynamics. Additional Lab Fee. Pre- or Co- Requisite: PHY 224. (1 unit; Spring)

PHY224L-A
Grant, Ted William
01/13/2020 M 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM James Complex 121
PHY224L-B
Buchholz, James R
01/13/2020 T 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM James Complex 121
PHY224L-C
Mow, Michael YK
01/13/2020 W 3:00 PM - 5:45 PM James Complex 121
PHY224L-D
Grant, Ted William
01/13/2020 W 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM James Complex 121
PHY224L-E
Buchholz, James R
01/13/2020 Th 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM James Complex 121
PHY224L-F
Grant, Ted William
01/13/2020 F 4:00 PM - 6:45 PM James Complex 121
PHY224L-A
Buchholz, James R
06/29/2020 Sa 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM James Complex 121

 

Upper Division Requirements

MAT313 Mathematical Proof And Structres

A study of various methods of proofs and mathematical structures covering logic, universal and existential quantifiers, sets, functions, and selected topics in discrete mathematics, linear algebra, abstract algebra, and real analysis. This is a bridge course to abstract mathematics and should be taken prior to or concurrently with courses in linear or abstract algebra, and real or complex analysis. Prerequisite: MAT 245. (3 units, Fall/Spring)

MAT313-A
Hernandez, Lisa
09/03/2019 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Yeager Center B111
MAT313-A
Hernandez, Lisa
01/13/2020 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA

MAT323 Abstract Algebra I

An introduction to the structure of algebraic systems such as groups, subgroups, cosets, homomorphisms, factor groups, rings and fields. Prerequisite: MAT 313. (3 units; Spring)

MAT323-A
Hernandez, Lisa
01/13/2020 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM TBA

MAT343 Multivariable Calculus

Study and applications of vector analysis, partial differentiation, multiple integration, Jacobians, theorems of Green and Stokes, and divergence theorem. Prerequisite: MAT 255. (4 units; Fall/Spring)

MAT343-B
Pankowski, Franciszek
09/03/2019 MWF 7:45 AM - 8:30 AM Mission Hall 126
MAT343-A
Pankowski, Franciszek
09/03/2019 MWF 7:00 AM - 7:45 AM Mission Hall 126
MAT343-C
Sill, Michael R.
09/03/2019 T 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Yeager Center B111
MAT343-A
Pankowski, Franciszek
01/13/2020 MWF 7:45 AM - 8:30 AM TBA

MAT403 Linear Algebra

Vector spaces; matrices, rank and systems of linear equations; linear transformation; similarity and diagonalization theorems; eigenvectors and eigenvalues. Prerequisite: MAT 313. (3 units; Spring)

MAT403-A
Willett, Robert James
01/13/2020 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA

MAT413 Differential Equations

Methods of solution of ordinary differential equations with some applications to geometry and physics. Prerequisite: MAT 255. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

MAT413-A
Pankowski, Franciszek
09/03/2019 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Other Non-Site Locations OTHR
MAT413-A
Willett, Robert James
01/13/2020 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM TBA

MAT443 Advanced Calculus

An introduction to real analysis and topology covering the completeness of the real numbers, sequences, limits, continuity, uniform continuity, Riemann integrability, topology of the real numbers, topological spaces, connectedness, compactness, and metric spaces. Prerequisite: MAT 313. (3 units; Spring)

MAT443-A
Cordero, Ricardo J.
01/13/2020 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM TBA

MAT480 Senior Seminar

This seminar serves as a survey course that covers concepts and theory of calculus, linear algebra, abstract algebra, number theory, analysis, and topology. Conceptual problems will be discussed and assigned to improve problem-solving-skills. Prerequisites: MAT 313 and Senior status. (1 unit; Fall)

 

Concentration Courses (12–17 units)

Students must complete one of the following concentrations:

  • Advanced Studies in Mathematics
  • General Studies in Mathematics
  • Secondary Mathematics Education

 

Advanced Studies in Mathematics (12 units) 

MAT333 Complex Variables

Structure of complex numbers and their functions, analytic, harmonic, and elementary functions, residue theory, and conformal mapping. Prerequisite: MAT 313. (3 units; Spring, even years)

MAT333-A
Pankowski, Franciszek
01/13/2020 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Mission Hall 126

MAT423 Introduction to Topology

An introduction to general and algebraic topology, concentrating on point-set topology. Topics to be covered include topological spaces, metric spaces, continuous functions, connectedness, and compactness. Prerequisite: MAT 313. (3 units; Fall, even years)

MAT453 Numerical Analysis

Solutions of Equations of One Variable, Interpolations and Polynomial Approximation, Numerical Integration and Differentiation, Direct Methods for Solving Linear Systems and Approximation Theory. Prerequisite: MAT 255. (3 units; Fall, odd years)

MAT453-A
Pankowski, Franciszek
09/03/2019 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM James Complex 166

MAT483 Abstract Algebra II

This course is a continuation of Abstract Algebra and will include ideals and factor rings, extension fields, Isomorphism and Sylow Theorems, free groups, factorization, automorphisms, Galois Theory, and an introduction to Homology theory. Prerequisite: MAT 323. (3 units; Fall, odd years)

MAT483-A
Willett, Robert James
09/03/2019 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM BUS 252

 

General Studies in Mathematics (12 units)

Complete 12 additional upper division units in mathematics.

A maximum of 6 units may be completed through enrollment in MAT 400.

 

Secondary Mathematics Education (17 units)

MAT101 Orientation to the Discipline

This course is designed to introduce students to the basic skills necessary for academic success in the discipline of Mathematics and to provide students with an overview of professions in which that major may be applied. Pass/Fail. (1 unit; Spring)

MAT101-A
Willett, Robert James
01/13/2020 - Online

MAT333 Complex Variables

Structure of complex numbers and their functions, analytic, harmonic, and elementary functions, residue theory, and conformal mapping. Prerequisite: MAT 313. (3 units; Spring, even years)

MAT333-A
Pankowski, Franciszek
01/13/2020 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Mission Hall 126

MAT353 Probability and Statistics

A calculus based course covering discrete and continuous distributions, expectations, the normal distribution, the central limit theorem, the binomial distribution, and various topics in statistical theory such as point estimation, hypothesis testing, and linear regression. Prerequisite: MAT 245. (3 units; Fall)

MAT353-A
Noh, Heewon Esther_AKA:_Esther_L
09/03/2019 MW 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Mission Hall ONLN

MAT363 Hist of Mth and Theory of Numbrs

A study of the History of Mathematics from ancient to modern times: Elementary topics in number theory, linear congruencies, Fermat and Wilson theorems, quadratic reciprocity laws. Pre- or Co- Requisite: MAT 313. (3 units; Fall, odd years)

MAT363-A
Sill, Michael R.
09/03/2019 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Yeager Center B111

MAT463 Fund Concepts of Geometry

An advanced study of concepts of Euclidean geometry and an introduction to non-Euclidean geometry. Theorems and proofs are emphasized. Prerequisite: MAT 313. (3 units; Spring, even years)

MAT463-A
Sill, Michael R.
01/13/2020 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM TBA

MAT499 Capstone

The course is designed to be a culminating experience for senior students who are preparing to teach mathematics at the junior/senior high school level. The course provides students an opportunity to reflect on the critical assignments that have been completed throughout their coursework and relate these lessons to the career of teaching. Prerequisite: Permission of Department Chair. (4 units; Fall/Spring)

MAT499-A
Morris, Elizabeth Ann
01/13/2020 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Yeager Center A110