Elements of the History of Modern Mathematics
General data
Course ID:  0600MS13EHN#a  Erasmus code / ISCED:  11.101 / (0541) Mathematics 
Course title:  Elements of the History of Modern Mathematics  Name in Polish:  Elements of the History of Modern Mathematics 
Department:  Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics  
Course groups: 
(in Polish) 3L stac. I st. studia matematyki  przedmioty ogólne (in Polish) 3L stac. I st. studia matematyki specj. matematyka teoretyczna – przedmioty fakultatywne 

ECTS credit allocation (and other scores): 
2.00 view allocation of credits 

Language:  English  
Type of course:  elective courses 

Prerequisites:  Algebra I 0600MS12ALG1#a 

Short description: 
Course objectives: Familiarizing with elements of history of mathematics. Aim of the course is to encourage students to individual study of topics from history of mathematics. 

Full description: 
Course profile: academic Form of study: stationary Course type: facultative Academic discipline: Mathematics, field of study in the arts and science: mathematics Year: 3, semester: 6 Prerequisities: Elementary Number Theory, Mathematical Analysis III, Combinatorics, Rudiments of Geometry, Algebra I seminar 30 h. Verification methods: consultations, projects, presentations, studying literature, discussions in groups. ECTS credits: 2 Balance of student workload: attending seminars 14x2h + 2h(preliminary instructions) = 30h consultations 2x1h = 2h projects 30h = 30h Quantitative description Direct interaction with the teacher: 32 h., 1 ECTS Practical exercises: 62 h., 2 ECTS 

Learning outcomes: 
Learning outcomes: Understands universal and civilizational importance of mathematics.K_W01 Knows historic development of basic branches of mathematics and concept of proof and mathematical theory.K_W02, K_W03, K_W05,K_U01 Through familiarizing himself with biograms of select mathematicians he understands limitation of knowledge and need for constant further education.K_K01,K_K04,K_K05 Looks for information in literature and in Web on his own.K_K06,K_K07 Is able to work in team.K_K03 

Assessment methods and assessment criteria: 
The overall form of credit for the course: test 
Classes in period "Academic year 2018/2019" (future)
Time span:  20181001  20190630 
see course schedule 
Type of class: 
Seminar, 30 hours more information


Coordinators:  Jarosław Kotowicz  
Group instructors:  (unknown)  
Students list:  (inaccessible to you)  
Examination:  Grading 
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