Wilfrid Laurier University Part Time, Online and Continuing Studies Calendar - Spring/Summer 2013
Canadian Excellence

MA121
Introduction to Mathematical Proofs
0.50 Credits

An introduction to proofs and to mathematical writing. Methods of proof, such as direct proofs, proofs by contradiction, contrapositive proofs, counterexamples and mathematical induction. Examples of proofs will be illustrated using sets, functions and elementary number theory. Use of precise mathematical language will be emphasized.

Offerings
LocationCourse #Access/Details
Waterloo Campus MA121A M,W - 4 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. - Spring Term 2013