Syllabus Math 406


Math 406. History of Calculus

Text: Edwards, Historical Development of the Calculus, 1994

Examination of the historical origins and genesis of the concepts of the calculus; includes mathematical developments from the ancient Greeks to the eighteenth century. 3 or 4 undergraduate hours. 3 or 4 graduate hours. 4 hours of credit requires approval of the instructor and department with completion of additional work of substance. Prerequisite: MATH 241 or equivalent.

credit: 3 or 4 Hours.