**Economics Department Representative:** Sharon Harrison

**Mathematics Department Representative:** David Bayer

## Requirements for the Major

A major in Economics and Mathematics must complete the following 15 courses or their equivalents:

Code | Title | Points |
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Economics (8 courses) | ||

ECON BC1003 | Introduction to Economic Reasoning | 3 |

ECON BC3018 | Econometrics | 4 |

ECON BC3033 | Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory | 4 |

ECON BC3035 | Intermediate Microeconomic Theory | 4 |

ECON BC3041 | Theoretical Foundations of Political Economy | 3 |

Select one of the following: | 4 | |

Senior Thesis II (two semesters of the Senior Thesis are optional) | ||

Senior Seminar ^{*} | ||

Two economics electives with an intermediate micro- or macroeconomic theory course as prerequisite | ||

Mathematics (7 courses) | ||

MATH UN1102 - MATH UN1201 | Calculus II and Calculus III | 6 |

MATH UN2010 | Linear Algebra | 3 |

MATH UN2500 | Analysis and Optimization ^{**} | 3 |

SIEO W3600 | (or STAT GU4001) | 4 |

Two electives at or above the 2000 level ^{***} |

* | MATH UN3951 Undergraduate Seminars in Mathematics I, or an equivalent approved by the Chairs of the Mathematics and Economic departments is an acceptable alternative to ECON BC3063 Senior Seminar. |

** | MATH GU4061 INTRO MODERN ANALYSIS I is an acceptable alternative to MATH UN2500 Analysis and Optimization. |

*** | MATH UN2030 Ordinary Differential Equations is an approved Mathematics elective. Also approved is MATH UN3951 Undergraduate Seminars in Mathematics I. |

Students must obtain approval from each department representative before selecting electives. In exceptional cases, these may be from related fields; other courses can be taken with prior approval.

## Cross-Listed Courses

### Economics (Barnard)

**ECON BC3018 Econometrics.** *4 points*.

Prerequisites: ECON BC3033 or ECON BC3035, and ECON BC2411 or STAT W1111 or STAT W1211, or permission of the instructor.

Prerequisites: ECON BC3033 or ECON BC3035, and ECON BC2411 or STAT W1111 or STAT W1211, or permission of the instructor. Specification, estimation and evaluation of economic relationships using economic theory, data, and statistical inference; testable implications of economic theories; econometric analysis of topics such as consumption, investment, wages and unemployment, and financial markets.

Spring 2020: ECON BC3018 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |
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ECON 3018 | 001/00163 | T Th 11:40am - 12:55pm 323 Milbank Hall |
Noha Emara | 4 | 32/40 |

Fall 2020: ECON BC3018 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |

ECON 3018 | 001/00263 | T Th 10:10am - 11:25am Room TBA |
Daniel Hamermesh | 4 | 48/55 |

**ECON BC3033 Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory.** *4 points*.

Prerequisites: An introductory course in economics and a functioning knowledge of high school algebra and analytical geometry or permission of the instructor.

Systematic exposition of current macroeconomic theories of unemployment, inflation, and international financial adjustments.

Spring 2020: ECON BC3033 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |
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ECON 3033 | 001/00166 | M W 6:10pm - 7:25pm 504 Diana Center |
Martina Jasova | 4 | 51/60 |

ECON 3033 | 002/00167 | T Th 6:10pm - 7:25pm 504 Diana Center |
Andre Burgstaller | 4 | 4/60 |

Fall 2020: ECON BC3033 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |

ECON 3033 | 001/00266 | M W 6:10pm - 7:25pm Room TBA |
Martina Jasova | 4 | 58 |

**ECON BC3035 Intermediate Microeconomic Theory.** *4 points*.

Prerequisites: An introductory course in microeconomics or a combined macro/micro principles course (ECON BC1003 or ECON W1105, or the equivalent) and one semester of calculus or ECON BC1007, or permission of the instructor.

Preferences and demand; production, cost, and supply; behavior of markets in partial equilibrium; resource allocation in general equilibrium; pricing of goods and services under alternative market structures; implications of individual decision-making for labor supply; income distribution, welfare, and public policy. Emphasis on problem solving.

Spring 2020: ECON BC3035 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |
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ECON 3035 | 001/00168 | T Th 4:10pm - 5:25pm Ll104 Diana Center |
Lalith Munasinghe | 4 | 33/60 |

Fall 2020: ECON BC3035 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |

ECON 3035 | 001/00267 | M W 1:10pm - 2:25pm Room TBA |
John Park | 4 | 68 |

ECON 3035 | 002/00268 | T Th 4:10pm - 5:25pm Room TBA |
Lalith Munasinghe | 4 | 16/50 |

**ECON BC3041 Theoretical Foundations of Political Economy.** *3 points*.

BC: Fulfillment of General Education Requirement: Reason and Value (REA)., BC: Fulfillment of General Education Requirement: Ethics and Values.

Prerequisites: An introductory course in economics or permission of the instructor.

Intellectual origins of the main schools of thought in political economy. Study of the founding texts in classical political economy, Marxian economics, neoclassicism, and Keynesianism.

Spring 2020: ECON BC3041 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |
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ECON 3041 | 001/00170 | T Th 1:10pm - 2:25pm 323 Milbank Hall |
Andre Burgstaller | 3 | 31 |

ECON 3041 | 002/00171 | T Th 10:10am - 11:25am Ll103 Diana Center |
Belinda Archibong | 3 | 37/50 |

Fall 2020: ECON BC3041 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |

ECON 3041 | 001/00270 | T Th 1:10pm - 2:25pm Room TBA |
Andre Burgstaller | 3 | 35 |

ECON 3041 | 002/00271 | M W 10:10am - 11:25am Room TBA |
David Weiman | 3 | 50/45 |

**ECON BC3061 Senior Thesis I.** *4 points*.

Prerequisites: Permission of the instructor and completion of all courses (except for the senior requirement) required for the economics track, political economy track, or economics and mathematics majors. Exceptions to these prerequisites may be granted by the chair of the department only.

Tutorials and conferences on the research for and writing of the senior thesis. This is the 1st semester of a two-semester course sequence.

Fall 2020: ECON BC3061 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |
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ECON 3061 | 001/00272 | W 2:10pm - 4:00pm Room TBA |
Randall Reback | 4 | 5/10 |

ECON 3061 | 002/00275 | M 2:10pm - 4:00pm Room TBA |
Sharon Harrison | 4 | 6/10 |

ECON 3061 | 003/00680 | W 11:00am - 12:50pm Room TBA |
Elizabeth Ananat | 4 | 0/10 |

**ECON BC3062 Senior Thesis II.** *4 points*.

Prerequisites: Permission of the instructor and completion of all courses (except for the senior requirement) required for the economics track, political economy track, or economics and mathematics majors. Exceptions to these prerequisites may be granted by the chair of the department only.

Tutorials and conferences on the research for and writing of the senior thesis. This is the 2nd semester of a two-semester course sequence.

Spring 2020: ECON BC3062 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |
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ECON 3062 | 001/00172 | |
Randall Reback | 4 | 6/9 |

ECON 3062 | 002/00173 | M 2:10pm - 4:00pm Room TBA |
Sharon Harrison | 4 | 5/10 |

**ECON BC3063 Senior Seminar.** *4 points*.

Prerequisites: Permission of the instructor and the completion of all courses (except for the senior requirement) required for the economics track, political economy track, or economics and mathematics majors. Exceptions to these prerequisites may be granted by the chair of the department only. Seminar sections are limited to 15 students.

A topic in economic theory or policy of the instructor’s choice. See department for current topics and for senior requirement preference forms.

Spring 2020: ECON BC3063 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |
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ECON 3063 | 001/00175 | M 12:10pm - 2:00pm 404 Barnard Hall |
Elizabeth Ananat | 4 | 13/18 |

ECON 3063 | 002/00176 | T 2:10pm - 4:00pm 117 Barnard Hall |
Lalith Munasinghe | 4 | 8/17 |

Fall 2020: ECON BC3063 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |

ECON 3063 | 001/00276 | M 2:10pm - 4:00pm Room TBA |
Anja Tolonen | 4 | 13/17 |

ECON 3063 | 002/00278 | T 2:10pm - 4:00pm Room TBA |
Belinda Archibong | 4 | 13/16 |

ECON 3063 | 003/00648 | W 4:10pm - 6:00pm Room TBA |
Martina Jasova | 4 | 14/16 |

### Mathematics

**MATH UN1101 Calculus I.** *3 points*.

*Prerequisites: (see Courses for First-Year Students).* Functions, limits, derivatives, introduction to integrals, or an understanding of pre-calculus will be assumed.

The Help Room in 333 Milbank Hall (Barnard College) is open during the day, Monday through Friday, to students seeking individual help from the teaching assistants. **(SC)**

Spring 2020: MATH UN1101 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |
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MATH 1101 | 001/13846 | M W 11:40am - 12:55pm 407 Mathematics Building |
Cailan Li | 3 | 20/30 |

MATH 1101 | 002/12024 | M W 2:40pm - 3:55pm 203 Mathematics Building |
Akash Sengupta | 3 | 72/110 |

MATH 1101 | 003/12025 | M W 6:10pm - 7:25pm 407 Mathematics Building |
Gerhardt Hinkle | 3 | 20/30 |

MATH 1101 | 004/12026 | T Th 10:10am - 11:25am 203 Mathematics Building |
Alexandra Florea | 3 | 85/110 |

MATH 1101 | 005/12027 | T Th 11:40am - 12:55pm 203 Mathematics Building |
William Chen | 3 | 43/110 |

Fall 2020: MATH UN1101 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |

MATH 1101 | 002/11292 | M W 10:10am - 11:25am Room TBA |
Daniele Alessandrini | 3 | 8/116 |

MATH 1101 | 003/11293 | M W 11:40am - 12:55pm Room TBA |
Daniele Alessandrini | 3 | 6/116 |

MATH 1101 | 004/11294 | M W 1:10pm - 2:25pm Room TBA |
Akash Sengupta | 3 | 23/110 |

MATH 1101 | 005/11295 | M W 2:40pm - 3:55pm Room TBA |
Akash Sengupta | 3 | 21/110 |

MATH 1101 | 006/11296 | M W 4:10pm - 5:25pm Room TBA |
Chung Hang Kwan | 3 | 5/30 |

MATH 1101 | 007/11297 | T Th 10:10am - 11:25am Room TBA |
George Dragomir | 3 | 23/100 |

MATH 1101 | 008/11298 | T Th 11:40am - 12:55pm Room TBA |
Robin Zhang | 3 | 20/30 |

MATH 1101 | 009/11299 | T Th 1:10pm - 2:25pm Room TBA |
George Dragomir | 3 | 14/100 |

MATH 1101 | 010/11300 | T Th 4:10pm - 5:25pm Room TBA |
3 | 4/100 |

**MATH UN1102 Calculus II.** *3 points*.

Prerequisites: MATH UN1101 or the equivalent.

Methods of integration, applications of the integral, Taylor's theorem, infinite series. (SC)

Spring 2020: MATH UN1102 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |
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MATH 1102 | 001/12029 | M W 1:10pm - 2:25pm 207 Mathematics Building |
Yi Sun | 3 | 43/125 |

MATH 1102 | 002/12030 | M W 2:40pm - 3:55pm 407 Mathematics Building |
Semen Rezchikov | 3 | 32/35 |

MATH 1102 | 003/12031 | T Th 11:40am - 12:55pm 207 Mathematics Building |
Michael Woodbury | 3 | 51/125 |

MATH 1102 | 004/12032 | T Th 6:10pm - 7:25pm 407 Mathematics Building |
Iakov Kononov | 3 | 18/30 |

Fall 2020: MATH UN1102 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |

MATH 1102 | 001/11302 | M W 11:40am - 12:55pm Room TBA |
Maithreya Sitaraman | 3 | 12/30 |

MATH 1102 | 002/11303 | M W 2:40pm - 3:55pm Room TBA |
Renata Picciotto | 3 | 13/30 |

MATH 1102 | 003/11304 | M W 4:10pm - 5:25pm Room TBA |
3 | 1/110 | |

MATH 1102 | 004/11305 | T Th 10:10am - 11:25am Room TBA |
3 | 7/110 | |

MATH 1102 | 005/00434 | T Th 2:40pm - 3:55pm Room TBA |
Lindsay Piechnik | 3 | 31/100 |

MATH 1102 | 006/11306 | T Th 6:10pm - 7:25pm Room TBA |
Elliott Stein | 3 | 17/45 |

**MATH UN1201 Calculus III.** *3 points*.

Prerequisites: MATH UN1101 or the equivalent

Vectors in dimensions 2 and 3, complex numbers and the complex exponential function with applications to differential equations, Cramer's rule, vector-valued functions of one variable, scalar-valued functions of several variables, partial derivatives, gradients, surfaces, optimization, the method of Lagrange multipliers. (SC)

Spring 2020: MATH UN1201 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |
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MATH 1201 | 001/12037 | M W 10:10am - 11:25am 207 Mathematics Building |
Carolyn Abbott | 3 | 45/125 |

MATH 1201 | 002/12039 | M W 11:40am - 12:55pm 602 Hamilton Hall |
Konstantin Aleshkin | 3 | 21/125 |

MATH 1201 | 003/12040 | M W 2:40pm - 3:55pm 312 Mathematics Building |
Igor Krichever | 3 | 99/120 |

MATH 1201 | 004/12041 | T Th 1:10pm - 2:25pm 312 Mathematics Building |
Stephen Miller | 3 | 87/116 |

MATH 1201 | 005/12042 | T Th 6:10pm - 7:25pm 207 Mathematics Building |
Inbar Klang | 3 | 130/130 |

Fall 2020: MATH UN1201 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |

MATH 1201 | 001/11389 | M W 10:10am - 11:25am Room TBA |
Konstantin Aleshkin | 3 | 14/110 |

MATH 1201 | 002/11390 | M W 11:40am - 12:55pm Room TBA |
Konstantin Aleshkin | 3 | 8/110 |

MATH 1201 | 003/11394 | M W 1:10pm - 2:25pm Room TBA |
Ovidiu Savin | 3 | 17/110 |

MATH 1201 | 004/11398 | T Th 10:10am - 11:25am Room TBA |
Carolyn Abbott | 3 | 22/116 |

MATH 1201 | 005/11402 | T Th 11:40am - 12:55pm Room TBA |
Evan Warner | 3 | 28/116 |

MATH 1201 | 006/11407 | T Th 2:40pm - 3:55pm Room TBA |
Inbar Klang | 3 | 77/100 |

MATH 1201 | 007/11412 | T Th 4:10pm - 5:25pm Room TBA |
Inbar Klang | 3 | 32/100 |

MATH 1201 | 008/11417 | T Th 6:10pm - 7:25pm Room TBA |
Guillaume Remy | 3 | 5/116 |

**MATH UN2010 Linear Algebra.** *3 points*.

Prerequisites: MATH UN1201 or the equivalent.

Matrices, vector spaces, linear transformations, eigenvalues and eigenvectors, canonical forms, applications. (SC)

Spring 2020: MATH UN2010 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |
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MATH 2010 | 001/12050 | M W 10:10am - 11:25am 203 Mathematics Building |
Alexis Drouot | 3 | 37/110 |

MATH 2010 | 002/12051 | M W 11:40am - 12:55pm 203 Mathematics Building |
Gus Schrader | 3 | 105/110 |

MATH 2010 | 003/12052 | T Th 10:10am - 11:25am 312 Mathematics Building |
Henry Pinkham | 3 | 17/116 |

MATH 2010 | 004/12053 | T Th 2:40pm - 3:55pm 207 Mathematics Building |
Nathan Dowlin | 3 | 102/125 |

MATH 2010 | 005/12054 | T Th 6:10pm - 7:25pm 520 Mathematics Building |
Elliott Stein | 3 | 18/45 |

Fall 2020: MATH UN2010 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |

MATH 2010 | 001/00117 | T Th 8:40am - 9:55am Room TBA |
David Bayer | 3 | 23/100 |

MATH 2010 | 002/00118 | T Th 10:10am - 11:25am Room TBA |
David Bayer | 3 | 43/100 |

MATH 2010 | 003/11450 | M W 4:10pm - 5:25pm Room TBA |
Francesco Lin | 3 | 65/100 |

MATH 2010 | 004/11453 | M W 11:40am - 12:55pm Room TBA |
Kyle Hayden | 3 | 61/100 |

MATH 2010 | 005/11455 | T Th 6:10pm - 7:25pm Room TBA |
Giulia Sacca | 3 | 43/100 |

**MATH UN2030 Ordinary Differential Equations.** *3 points*.

Prerequisites: MATH UN1102 and MATH UN1201 or the equivalent.

Special differential equations of order one. Linear differential equations with constant and variable coefficients. Systems of such equations. Transform and series solution techniques. Emphasis on applications.

Spring 2020: MATH UN2030 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |
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MATH 2030 | 001/12103 | T Th 4:10pm - 5:25pm 312 Mathematics Building |
Kyler Siegel | 3 | 96/116 |

MATH 2030 | 002/12104 | T Th 6:10pm - 7:25pm 312 Mathematics Building |
Kyler Siegel | 3 | 37/116 |

Fall 2020: MATH UN2030 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |

MATH 2030 | 001/11457 | M W 1:10pm - 2:25pm Room TBA |
Florian Johne | 3 | 53/116 |

MATH 2030 | 002/11461 | M W 2:40pm - 3:55pm Room TBA |
Florian Johne | 3 | 33/116 |

**MATH UN2500 Analysis and Optimization.** *3 points*.

Prerequisites: MATH UN1102 and MATH UN1201 or the equivalent and MATH UN2010.

Mathematical methods for economics. Quadratic forms, Hessian, implicit functions. Convex sets, convex functions. Optimization, constrained optimization, Kuhn-Tucker conditions. Elements of the calculus of variations and optimal control. (SC)

Spring 2020: MATH UN2500 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |
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MATH 2500 | 001/12105 | M W 1:10pm - 2:25pm 312 Mathematics Building |
Kanstantsin Matetski | 3 | 29/110 |

MATH 2500 | 002/12107 | M W 4:10pm - 5:25pm 207 Mathematics Building |
Kanstantsin Matetski | 3 | 43/125 |

Fall 2020: MATH UN2500 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |

MATH 2500 | 001/11464 | T Th 1:10pm - 2:25pm Room TBA |
Kanstantsin Matetski | 3 | 41/64 |

MATH 2500 | 002/11466 | T 2:40pm - 3:55pm Room TBA |
Kanstantsin Matetski | 3 | 40/64 |

**MATH UN3951 Undergraduate Seminars in Mathematics I.** *3 points*.

Prerequisites: Two years of calculus, at least one year of additional mathematics courses, and the director of undergraduate studies' permission.

The subject matter is announced at the start of registration and is different in each section. Each student prepares talks to be given to the seminar, under the supervision of a faculty member or senior teaching fellow.

Fall 2020: MATH UN3951 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |
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MATH 3951 | 001/00120 | |
Daniela De Silva | 3 | 34/64 |

MATH 3951 | 002/00121 | M W 6:10pm - 7:25pm Room TBA |
3 | 10/15 |

**MATH GU4061 INTRO MODERN ANALYSIS I.** *3 points*.

Prerequisites: MATH UN1202 or the equivalent, and MATH UN2010. The second term of this course may not be taken without the first.

Prerequisites: MATH UN1202 or the equivalent, and MATH UN2010. The second term of this course may not be taken without the first. Real numbers, metric spaces, elements of general topology, sequences and series, continuity, differentiation, integration, uniform convergence, Ascoli-Arzela theorem, Stone-Weierstrass theorem.

Spring 2020: MATH GU4061 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |
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MATH 4061 | 001/12124 | M W 1:10pm - 2:25pm 417 Mathematics Building |
Hui Yu | 3 | 45/64 |

MATH 4061 | 002/12125 | M W 4:10pm - 5:25pm 417 Mathematics Building |
Hui Yu | 3 | 37/64 |

Fall 2020: MATH GU4061 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |

MATH 4061 | 001/11494 | T Th 2:40pm - 3:55pm Room TBA |
Henri Roesch | 3 | 35/100 |

MATH 4061 | 002/11495 | T Th 4:10pm - 5:25pm Room TBA |
Henri Roesch | 3 | 20/100 |

### Statistics

**STAT GU4001 Introduction to Probability and Statistics.** *3 points*.

BC: Fulfillment of General Education Requirement: Quantitative and Deductive Reasoning (QUA).

Prerequisites: Calculus through multiple integration and infinite sums.

A calculus-based tour of the fundamentals of probability theory and statistical inference. Probability models, random variables, useful distributions, conditioning, expectations, law of large numbers, central limit theorem, point and confidence interval estimation, hypothesis tests, linear regression. This course replaces SIEO 4150.

Spring 2020: STAT GU4001 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |
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STAT 4001 | 001/13714 | T Th 1:10pm - 2:25pm 203 Mathematics Building |
Larry Wright | 3 | 54/125 |

STAT 4001 | 002/13715 | M W 6:10pm - 7:25pm 614 Schermerhorn Hall |
Daniel Rabinowitz | 3 | 88/120 |

Fall 2020: STAT GU4001 |
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Course Number | Section/Call Number | Times/Location | Instructor | Points | Enrollment |

STAT 4001 | 001/12888 | T Th 2:40pm - 3:55pm Room TBA |
Larry Wright | 3 | 97/120 |