MATH 499

Mathematics Capstone

4 Undergraduate credits
Effective May 11, 2019 – Present

Graduation requirements this course fulfills

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

Special information

Prerequisite: Math 310 and at least l6 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

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 2021

Section Title Instructor
01 Mathematics Capstone Wagstrom, Rikki B Books Course details