Warren Wilson College Catalog 07-08

Go to the current College Catalog

MAT 389 Pre-Thesis Research 1cr

This course is designed for the student preparing to embark upon study for a senior thesis in mathematics (see MAT 489). The student will investigate several topics of interest and, in conference with his/her mathematics advisor, choose a particular topic for advanced study. The successful student will complete sufficient background study to develop a cohesive plane for future research. A synopsis of this study together with a written research proposal will be submitted to the mathematics faculty for approval. Junior standing is recommended.
Prerequisite: MAT 242 Calculus II and MAT 289 Introduction to Mathematical Rigor.