MATH 690

Special Topics in Mathematics

1-4 Graduate credits
Effective December 17, 2018 – May 7, 2019

Graduation requirements this course fulfills

Special topics courses enable students to study mathematical and statistical topics of current interest that are not included in our standard graduate course offerings, or pursue more extensive study of a topic included in our graduate offerings. Students may repeat MATH 690 under different topics for additional credit. Please note that special topics courses may have prerequisites.

Learning outcomes


  • Demonstrate understanding of key mathematical concepts.
  • Construct well-supported mathematical arguments.
  • Apply advanced mathematical theory to real world contexts.
  • Communicate mathematical arguments, in both written and oral formats.