## MATHÂ 661. Number and Operations. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Ways of representing numbers, relationships between numbers, number systems, the meanings of operations and how they relate to one another, and computation within the number system as a foundation for algebra; episodes in history and development of the number system; and examination of the developmental sequence and learning trajectory as children learn number concepts. A core course for preparation as a K-8 mathematics specialist. Not applicable to M.S. in Mathematical Sciences.

## Interdisciplinary Studies, Master of (M.I.S.), with a concentration in interdisciplinary mathematics and science leadership/K-8 mathematics specialist

**...**requirements

**MATH**

**661**Number and Operations (a prerequisite for all other required courses) 3

**MATH**

**...**

## Mathematical Sciences, Master of Science (M.S.) with a concentration in operations research

**...**the following

**MATH**505 Modern Geometry

**MATH**593 Internship in Mathematical Sciences

**MATH**

**661**Number

**...**

## Mathematical Sciences, Master of Science (M.S.) with a concentration in statistics

**...**

**MATH**, OPER, STAT or SYSM courses, except the following:

**MATH**

**661**Number and Operations

**MATH**

**...**

## Mathematical Sciences, Master of Science (M.S.) with a concentration in mathematics

**...**700- level

**MATH**courses except the following:

**MATH**

**661**Number and Operations

**MATH**662 Geometry

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