- 866-722-3338 General Information
- 800-874-PACE Admissions
- New York City
|Select the desired Level or Schedule Type to find available classes for the course.|
|MAT 233 - Mathematical Structures and Models|
Prerequisites: A grade of "C-" or better in MAT 111 or 131.
Course Description: The focus is on the central ideas of abstract postulate system, models of abstract postulate systems, and the mathematical model building process in connection with applications of mathematics to real world problems. Topics discussed include the nature of mathematical proof, consistency, independence of postulates, the role of assumptions in the model building process, number systems from ancient to modern times. Illustrations are chosen from the worlds of algebra and geometry.
Course Rotation: TBA.