2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin 
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2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin [Archived Bulletin]

MATH 3560 - Modern Geometry

Goals: To introduce to the concept of model building in mathematics from both a synthetic and an axiomatic point of view.

Content: Various geometries are studied with attention paid to what geometry is. Hilbert’s axiom system for Euclidean geometry, hyperbolic geometry, and transformations.

Taught: Alternate years, spring term.

Prerequisite: MATH 1170.

Credits: 4