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2022-2023 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MAT 401 - Capstone Seminar in Mathematics

Required of all mathematics and statistics majors. Students will be asked to draw upon and integrate their mathematics course work by exploring mathematical topics in their historical and scientific context. Students are expected to exhibit innovative problem-solving and thoughtful writing. Each student will be required to write a paper on the topic under investigation and to present the results in a colloquium talk to the class.

General Education Requirements: Capstone

Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MAT 261, MAT 262 and senior standing.

Course Typically Offered: Spring

Credits: 3