Centre for Extended Learning(CEL)
East Campus 3 (EC3)
195 Columbia St. W.
|Course Code||MATH 681|
|Course Title||Problem Solving and Mathematical Discovery|
This course aims to develop the student's mathematical problem solving ability. Common heuristics such as patterning, trying a simpler problem, considering cases, and thinking inductively will be examined. A wide range of challenging problems from various branches of mathematics will provide the medium through which these important principles and broad strategies are experienced.
Typical terms may not reflect online offerings.
|Course Work and Exam||Winter 2021 course outline (note 2)|
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|Fees||Tuition Fees, Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Awards|
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