Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2021

     

FWIS 173 001 (CRN: 14522)

DESCRIBING THE ABSTRACT

Long Title: DESCRIBING THE ABSTRACT: COMMUNICATING THE MYSTERIES OF MATHEMATICS
Department: First-Year Writing Intensive
Instructor: James, Austen
Meeting: 9:25AM - 10:40AM TR SEW 133 (23-AUG-2021 - 3-DEC-2021) 
Session: First Year Writing
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 16
Section Enrolled: 16
Enrollment data as of: 19-SEP-2021 3:20PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
 
Description: Mathematics is beautiful, and this course will help us see how. Students will develop the skills to describe mathematics, ancient to cutting-edge, with accurate, exciting, and compelling prose. Along the way, they will learn about mysteries and solutions from pockets of the diverse and flourishing world of mathematics. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for FWIS 173 if student has credit for FSEM 159/HIST 159.