MAT*330*10 Description

Foundations of Geometry

A critical study of the basic concepts of geometry. This course begins with with an axiomatic approach to Euclidean geometry wich includes careful proofs of its principal theorems. The course will continue with an examination of various types of non-Euclidean geometries which may include spherical geometry, projective geometry, and/or hyperbolic geometry. Prerequisite(s): MAT 202