Mathematics for Liberal Arts

Universitat Politècnica de València

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Mathematics for Liberal Arts

  • Host University

    Universitat Politècnica de València

  • Location

    Valencia, Spain

  • Area of Study

    Geometry, Mathematics

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    Description
    This course covers set theory; symbolic logic; counting principles; permutations and
    combinations; probability; statistics; geometry; applications and history of mathematics.
    Course is not intended for students whose programs require precalculus or calculus courses.
    This course is especially intended for students who will major in areas which do not require
    further mathematics. We hope that your interest in mathematics will be stimulated in new
    ways at the same time you are perfecting basic logical and mathematical skills. All of the
    topics covered by this course will be of help on the CLAST.

    Assessment
    class work- 20%
    project- 30%
    final exam- 50%

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

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