Graduate Catalog 2019-2021

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MAED 5000 Methds for Scndry Sch Mth Tchr

Prerequisite: Permission of the instructor. Topics may include research in instructional strategies, classroom management, assessment techniques, lesson planning, multicultural and gender issues, and beliefs and student learning in mathematics education.

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MAED 5001 Middle Grades Mathematics I

Part one of numbers and operations, algebra, functions and graphs, geometry, measurement, probability, statistics, and discrete mathematics concept development. Strategies of problem solving will be used and discussed in the context of various topics.

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MAED 5002 Middle Grades Mathematics II

Part two of numbers and operations, algebra, functions and graphs, geometry, measurement, probability, statistics, and discrete mathematics concept development. Strategies of problem solving will be used and discussed in the context of various topics.

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MAED 5080 Concepts in Algebra

Prerequisite: Permission of the instructor. Topics include pre-algebra concepts, linear and quadratic equations, inequalities, applications of algebra to real-life situations.

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MAED 5510 Concepts in Geometry

Prerequisite: Permission of the instructor. Topics include an intuitive development of non-metric geometry concepts, symmetry, motions in geometry, similarity and congruence. Intuitive development of real number measurements in perimeter, area and volume.

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MAED 5600 Prob & Stat for Mdl Sch Teach

Prerequisite: Permission of the instructor. This course is designed to acquaint the student with the theory of probability and apply this to statistical theory. Topics include descriptive statistics, random variables, probability distributions, sampling distributions, confidence interval estimation, hypothesis testing, simple linear regression and correlation.

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MAED 5680 Concepts in Discrete Math

Prerequisite: Permission of the instructor. Topics include graph theory, linear programming, game theory, and related topics as well as applications.

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MAED 5900 Directed Readings

Prerequisite: Approval of the instructor. Selected readings of books and articles in the mathematics education literature.

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MAED 5950 Special Topics

Prerequisite: Approval of the instructor. Selected topics in mathematics education not available in other departmental courses.

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