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MATH 499 Mathematics Capstone

This course integrates reading of the mathematical literature with presentation of student developed projects.


Special information

Prerequisite: MATH 310 and at least 16 upper division credits in mathematics or statistics. Note: Students whose prerequisites are not identified by the system should contact the Math and Statistics department for an override at
4 Undergraduate credits

Effective May 11, 2019 to present

Learning outcomes


  • Investigate the literature to learn mathematics beyond the major curriculum.
  • Synthesize the knowledge and skills obtained in the mathematics major curriculum to solve problems in new contexts.
  • Write technical reports at a senior level and give presentations on mathematics topics.

Spring 2024

Section Title Instructor books eservices
01 Mathematics Capstone Green, Michael D Books for MATH-499-01 Spring 2024 Course details for MATH-499-01 Spring 2024