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60 courses.

CMPSC 101 (GQ)
Introduction to C++ Programming (3) Properties of algorithms, languages, and notations for describing algorithms, applications of a procedure-oriented language to problem solving. A student may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CMPSC 101, 200, 201, 202, 121.
Effective: Fall 2010
Prerequisite: 2 entrance units in mathematics

CMPSC 121 (GQ)
Introduction to Programming Techniques (3) Design and implementation of algorithms. Structured programming. Problem solving techniques. Introduction to a high-level language, including arrays, procedures, and recursion.
Effective: Fall 2010
Prerequisite: MATH 110 or prerequisite or concurrent MATH 140

CMPSC 200 (GQ)
Programming for Engineers with MATLAB (3) Development and implementation of algorithms in a procedure-oriented language, with emphasis on numerical methods for engineering problems. A student may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CMPSC 101, 102, 200, 201, or 202.
Effective: Spring 2008
Prerequisite: MATH 140

CMPSC 201 (GQ)
Programming for Engineers with C++ (3) Development and implementation of algorithms in a procedure-oriented language, with emphasis on numerical methods for engineering problems. A student may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CMPSC 101, 102, 200, 201, or 202.
Effective: Spring 2008
Prerequisite: MATH 140

CMPSC 202 (GQ)
Programming for Engineers with FORTRAN (3) Development and implementation of algorithms in a procedure-oriented language, with emphasis on numerical methods for engineering problems. A student may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CMPSC 101, 102, 200, 201, or 202.
Effective: Spring 2008
Prerequisite: MATH 140

CMPSC 203 (GQ)
Introduction to Spreadsheets and Databases (4) Design, use, and programming of spreadsheets and data bases with applications from a range of disciplines.
Effective: Spring 2008
Prerequisite: 2 entrance units in mathematics

CMPSC 208 (GQ)
Technical Game Development (3) Introduction to the tools and techniques required to implement games in a virtual environment.
Effective: Summer 2013 Ending: Fall 2014
Prerequisite: MATH 021

CMPSC 208 (GAME 250) (GQ)
Technical Game Development (3) Introduction to the tools and techniques required to implement games in a virtual environment.
Effective: Spring 2015 Future: Spring 2015
Prerequisite: MATH 021

CRIMJ 260 (GQ)
Statistical Analysis for the Social Sciences (3) Methods of collection, presentation, and analysis of quantitative data in the social science; procedures, interpretation, and application.
Effective: Spring 2011
Prerequisite: 2 units of High School Algebra and CRIMJ 100 or permission of the program

EDPSY 101 (GQ)
Analysis and Interpretation of Statistical Data in Education (3) An introduction to quantitative methods in educational research emphasizing the interpretation of frequently encountered statistical procedures.
Effective: Summer 2011

GAME 250 (CMPSC 208) (GQ)
Technical Game Development (3) Introduction to the tools and techniques required to implement games in a virtual environment.
Effective: Summer 2014
Prerequisite: MATH 021

HM 350 (GQ)
Hospitality Decision Making and Information Systems (3) Application of decision theory and models to solve qualitative and quantitative problems using Hospitality Information Systems and Computer Applications.
Effective: Spring 2015 Future: Spring 2015
Prerequisite: A grade of "C" or better required for HM 271 STAT 200

MATH 017 (GQ)
Finite Mathematics (3) Introduction to logic, sets, probability.
Effective: Summer 1988
Prerequisite: 2 units of high school mathematics

MATH 018 (GQ)
Elementary Linear Algebra (3) Linear functions; systems of equations; matrices; linear programming.
Effective: Fall 1999
Prerequisite: 2 units of high school mathematics

MATH 021 (GQ)
College Algebra I (3) Quadratic equations; equations in quadratic form; word problems; graphing; algebraic fractions; negative and rational exponents; radicals.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: MATH 004 or satisfactory performance on the mathematics placement examination

MATH 022 (GQ)
College Algebra II and Analytic Geometry (3) Relations, functions, graphs; polynomial, rational functions, graphs; word problems; nonlinear inequalities; inverse functions; exponential, logarithmic functions; conic sections; simultaneous equations.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: MATH 021 or satisfactory performance on the mathematics placement examination

MATH 026 (GQ)
Plane Trigonometry (3) Trigonometric functions; solutions of triangles; trigonometric equations; identities.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: MATH 021 or satisfactory performance on the mathematics placement examination; l unit of geometry

MATH 030 (GQ)
Problem Solving (3) Concepts in problem solving; reducing new problems to old ones; techniques for attacking problems; building mathematical models.
Effective: Spring 1994

MATH 033 (GQ)
Mathematics for Sustainability (3) Mathematical analysis of sustainability; measurement, rates of change, risk and probability, networks; examples.
Effective: Spring 2014
Prerequisite: one unit of algebra or MATH 004

MATH 034 (GQ)
The Mathematics of Money (3) Simple interest, simple discount, compound interest, annuities, investments, retirement plans, taxes, credit cards, and mortgages.
Effective: Summer 2009
Prerequisite: one unit of algebra or MATH 004

MATH 035 (GQ)
General View of Mathematics (3) Survey of mathematical thought in logic, geometry, combinatorics, and chance.
Effective: Summer 1992

MATH 036 (GQ)
Insights Into Mathematics (3) Examples of mathematical applications in many areas including voting theory, fair division, apportionment, and Euler and Hamilton circuits.
Effective: Fall 2008
Prerequisite: one unit of algebra or MATH 004

MATH 040 GQ covers all the topics in MATH 004, 021 GQ, 022 GQ, and 026 GQ in one semester, MATH 041 GQ covers the same topics in trigonometry and analytic geometry as MATH 040 GQ. These courses are designed to prepare students for MATH 140 GQ. Students are placed in the appropriate course depending upon the results of the mathematics placement examinations.

MATH 040 (GQ)
Algebra, Trigonometry, and Analytic Geometry (5) Concepts of algebra; equations; inequalities; functions; graphs; polynomial and rational functions; exponential and logarithmic functions; trigonometry; analytic geometry; complex numbers.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: satisfactory performance on the mathematics placement examination

MATH 041 (GQ)
Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry (3-4) Straight lines; circles; functions and graphs; graphs of polynomial and rational functions; exponential and logarithmic functions; trigonometry; conic sections.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: MATH 021 or satisfactory performance on the mathematics placement examination

MATH 081 (GQ)
Technical Mathematics I (3) Algebraic expressions, equations, systems of equations, trigonometric functions, graphs, solution of triangles, vectors.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: MATH 004 or satisfactory performance on the mathematics placement examination

MATH 082 (GQ)
Technical Mathematics II (3) Exponents, radicals, complex numbers, theory of equations, inequalities, half angle and double angle formulas, inverse trigonometric functions, exponential, logarithm, conic sections.
Effective: Summer 1995
Prerequisite: MATH 081

MATH 083 (GQ)
Technical Calculus (4) Limits, derivatives of algebraic functions, implicit differentiation, related rates, applied extrema problems, curve sketching, integration, numerical integration, applications of integration, integration techniques, differential equations.
Effective: Summer 1995
Prerequisite: MATH 082

MATH 110 GQ and MATH 140 GQ, 141 GQ are two sequences that discuss differential and intergral calculus. They differ in the areas where calculus is applied. The MATH 110 GQ, 111 GQ sequence includes applications from business: the engineering sciences. A student who wants to change from one sequence to another should consult with the chair of the mathematics department.

MATH 110 (GQ)
Techniques of Calculus I (4) Functions, graphs, derivatives, integrals, techniques of differentiation and integration, exponentials, improper integrals, applications. Students may take only one course for credit from MATH 110, 140, 140A, and 140B.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: MATH 022 or satisfactory performance on the mathematics placement examination

MATH 111 (GQ)
Techniques of Calculus II (2) Analytic geometry, partial differentiation, maxima and minima, differential equations.
Effective: Summer 1988
Prerequisite: MATH 110

MATH 140 (GQ)
Calculus With Analytic Geometry I (4) Functions, limits; analytic geometry; derivatives, differentials, applications; integrals, applications. Students may only take one course for credit from MATH 110, 140, 140A, 140B, and 140H.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: MATH 022 MATH 026 ; or MATH 040 or MATH 041 or satisfactory performance on the mathematics placement examination

MATH 140A (GQ)
Calculus, Analytic Geometry, Algebra, and Trigonometry (6) Review of algebra and trigonometry; analytic geometry; functions; limits; derivatives, differentials, applications; integrals, applications. Students may take only one course for credit from MATH 110, 140, 140A, and 140B.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: satisfactory performance on the mathematics placement examination

MATH 140B (GQ)
Calculus and Biology I (4) Functions, limits, analytic geometry; derivatives, differentials, applications from biology; integrals, applications from biology. Students may take only one course for credit from MATH 110, 140, 140A, and 140B.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: MATH 022 MATH 026 ; or MATH 040 or MATH 041 or satisfactory performance on mathematics placement examination

MATH 140E (GQ)
Calculus with Engineering Applications I (4) Functions; limits; analytic geometry; derivatives; differentials, applications; integrals, applications.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: MATH 022 MATH 026 ; or MATH 040 or MATH 041 or satisfactory performance in the mathematics placement examination

MATH 140G (GQ)
Calculus with Earth and Mineral Sciences Applications I (4) Functions, limits, analytic geometry; derivatives, differentials, applications from the earth and mineral sciences; integrals, applications from the earth and mineral sciences. Students may only take one course for credit from MATH 110, 140, 140A, 140B, 140E, and 140G.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: MATH 022 MATH 026 ; or MATH 040 or MATH 041 or satisfactory performance on the mathematics placement examination

MATH 140H (GQ)
Honors Calculus with Analytic Geometry I (4) Honors course in functions, limits; analytic geometry; derivatives, differentials, applications; integrals, applications. Students may only take one course for credit from MATH 110, 140, 140A, 140B, and 140H.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: MATH 022 MATH 026 ; or MATH 040 or MATH 041 or satisfactory performance on the mathematics placement examination

MATH 141 (GQ)
Calculus with Analytic Geometry II (4) Derivatives, integrals, applications; sequences and series; analytic geometry; polar coordinates. Students may take only one course for credit from MATH 141, 141B, and 141H.
Effective: Spring 1996
Prerequisite: MATH 140 MATH 140A MATH 140B or MATH 140H

MATH 141B (GQ)
Calculus and Biology II (4) Derivatives, integrals, applications from biology; sequences and series; analytic geometry; polar coordinates. Students may take only one course for credit from MATH 141 and 141B.
Effective: Spring 1996
Prerequisite: MATH 140B

MATH 141E (GQ)
Calculus with Engineering Applications II (4) Integration, applications; sequences and series; parametric equations, application.
Effective: Fall 2001
Prerequisite: MATH 140 MATH 140A MATH 140B or MATH 140E

MATH 141G (GQ)
Calculus with Earth and Mineral Sciences Applications II (4) Derivatives, integrals, applications from the earth and mineral sciences; sequences and series; analytic geometry; polar coordinates. Students may take only one course for credit from MATH 141, 141B, 141E, and 141G.
Effective: Summer 2005
Prerequisite: MATH 140 MATH 140A MATH 140B MATH 140E or MATH 140G

MATH 141H (GQ)
Honors Calculus with Analytic Geometry II (4) Honors course in derivatives, integrals, applications; sequences and series; analytic geometry; polar coordinates. Students may take only one course for credit from MATH 141, 141B, and 141H.
Effective: Summer 2006
Prerequisite: MATH 140 MATH 140A MATH 140B or MATH 140H

MATH 200 (GQ)
Problem Solving in Mathematics (3) Fundamental concepts of arithmetic and geometry, including problem solving, number systems, and elementary number theory. For elementary and special education teacher certification candidates only. A student who has passed EDMTH 444 may not take MATH 200 for credit.
Effective: Summer 2009

MATH 201 (GQ)
Problem Solving in Mathematics II (3) A continuation of MATH 200, this course studies the foundations of elementary school mathematics with an emphasis on problem solving.
Effective: Spring 2012
Prerequisite: completion of MATH 200 is suggested

MATH 210 (GQ)
Calculus with Engineering Technology Applications (3) Topics in calculus with an emphasis on applications in engineering technology.
Effective: Spring 2013
Prerequisite: trigonometry and an introductory course in calculus

MATH 211 (GQ)
Intermediate Calculus and Differential Equations with Applications (3) Topics in ordinary differential equations, linear algebra, complex numbers, Eigenvalue solutions and Laplace transform methods.
Effective: Spring 2013
Prerequisite: MATH 210

MATH 220 (GQ)
Matrices (2-3) Systems of linear equations; matrix algebra; eigenvalues and eigenvectors; linear systems of differential equations.
Effective: Spring 2009
Prerequisite: MATH 110 MATH 140 or MATH 140H

MATH 220H (GQ)
Honors Matrices (2-3) Honors course in systems of linear equations; matrix algebra; eigenvalues and eigenvectors; linear systems of differential equations.
Effective: Spring 2009
Prerequisite: MATH 110 MATH 140 or MATH 140H

PHIL 012 (GQ)
Symbolic Logic (3) Formal logical structures of propositions and arguments; mechanical tests and proof techniques for logically necessary truth and deductive validity.
Effective: Fall 1998

PSYCH 200 (GQ)
Elementary Statistics in Psychology (4) Frequency distributions and graphs; measures of central tendency and variability; normal probability curve; elementary sampling and reliability; correlations; simple regression equations.
Effective: Spring 2011
Prerequisite: PSYCH 100 ; MATH 021

SCM 200 (GQ)
Introduction to Statistics for Business (4) Topics include descriptive statistics, probability distributions, statistical inference, regression and correlation, and forecasting.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: MATH 021 or higher or satisfactory score on the mathematics placement examination

SCM 200H (GQ)
Honors Introduction to Statistics for Business (4) Topics include descriptive statistics, probability distributions, statistical inference, regression and correlation, and forecasting.
Effective: Spring 2011
Prerequisite: MATH 021 or higher or satisfactory score on the mathematics FTCAP examination

SCM 200H (GQ)
Honors Introduction to Statistics for Business (4) Topics include descriptive statistics, probability distributions, statistical inference, regression and correlation, and forecasting.
Effective: Summer 2013
Prerequisite: MATH 021 or higher or satisfactory score on the mathematics placement examination

STAT 100 (GQ)
Statistical Concepts and Reasoning (3) Introduction to the art and science of decision making in the presence of uncertainty.
Effective: Summer 1988

STAT 200 (GQ)
Elementary Statistics (4) Descriptive statistics, frequency distributions, probability, binomial and normal distributions, statistical inference, linear regression, and correlation.
Effective: Summer 1988 Ending: Summer 2014
Prerequisite: 2 units in algebra

STAT 200 (GQ)
Elementary Statistics (4) Descriptive statistics, frequency distributions, probability, binomial and normal distributions, statistical inference, linear regression, and correlation.
Effective: Fall 2014 Future: Fall 2014
Prerequisite: Placement into MATH 021 or higher

STAT 200H (GQ)
Elementary Statistics (4) Descriptive statistics, frequency distributions, probability, binomial and normal distributions, statistical inference, linear regression, and correlation.
Effective: Fall 2014 Ending: Fall 2014Future: Fall 2014
Prerequisite: Placement into MATH 021 or higher

STAT 240 (GQ)
Introduction to Biometry (3) Statistical analysis, sampling, and experimentation in the agricultural sciences; data collection, descriptive statistics, statistical inference, regression, one factor AOV, probability. Students may take only one course from STAT 200, 220, 240, 250 for credit.
Effective: Spring 2005 Ending: Summer 2014
Prerequisite: 3 credits in mathematics

STAT 240 (GQ)
Introduction to Biometry (3) Statistical analysis, sampling, and experimentation in the agricultural sciences; data collection, descriptive statistics, statistical inference, regression, one factor AOV, probability. Students may take only one course from STAT 200, 220, 240, 250 for credit.
Effective: Fall 2014 Future: Fall 2014
Prerequisite: Placement into MATH 021 or higher

STAT 250 (GQ)
Introduction to Biostatistics (3) Statistical analysis and interpretation of data in the biological sciences; probability; distributions; statistical inference for one- and two-sample problems.
Effective: Spring 2001 Ending: Summer 2014
Prerequisite: 3 credits in mathematics

STAT 250 (GQ)
Introduction to Biostatistics (3) Statistical analysis and interpretation of data in the biological sciences; probability; distributions; statistical inference for one- and two-sample problems.
Effective: Fall 2014 Future: Fall 2014
Prerequisite: Placement into MATH 021 or higher

STAT 301 (GQ)
Statistical Analysis I (3) Probability concepts; nature of statistical methods; elementary distribution and sampling theory; fundamental ideas relative to estimation and testing hypotheses.
Effective: Summer 1988
Prerequisite: 3 credits of calculus