MTH 377  The Power of Thought: An Appreciation of Mathematics

This course is not intended to teach a mathematics technique but instead addresses the question: "What is mathematics?" Here, mathematics is viewed as an excellent way to help people read critically, identify fallacies, detect bias, assess risk and suggest alternatives. The course helps improve thinking skills and build confidence in the art of clear communication.  MU Core category: Quantitative Reasoning. 4 crs.

This course information is from the 2017-2018 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog. View this catalog.