MG 5720 - Topics in Number Theory for Elementary/Middle School Teachers
Credits: 2-4
This course is repeatable
Topics in this course vary, but may focus on one or more of the following topics traditionally found in a K-8 mathematics curriculum: primes and composites, the LCM and GCD, the Euclidean algorithm, divisibility and modular arithmetic. Other topics may include perfect, abundant and deficient numbers, complex numbers and mathematical induction. A standard text on the topic will be used when appropriate. Students may repeat the course with a different topic as its focus with the permission of the department chair.

*All course information is from the 2016-2017 Catalog.