Math 480(O), Senior Seminar

Instructor: Pavel Guerzhoy

The class meets Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1:30 - 2:20pm at 401, Keller Hall.


Office: 501, Keller Hall (5-th floor)
tel: (808)-956-6533
e-mail: pavel(at)math(dot)hawaii(dot)edu (usually, I respond to e-mail messages within a day)
Office hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays 12:00-1pm and 3:00-4:00pm
General Expectations
The Department of Mathematics has a general expectations statement, which we are assumed to follow in this class.


Course Objective
This is a class directed to Math majors who are close to their graduation. The primary goal of the class is to develop mathematics presentation skills of the students. This includes both oral presentation and using LaTeX, the latter being a standard contemporary way to write both texts and short presentations in mathematics. The class is designated to have an oral focus. As a consequence, various types of oral mathematical presentations is a subject of emphasis.



Grading Policy
Math 480 is offered only as a CR/NC class. Students cannot pass the class without completing the following to the satisfaction of the instructor:



Contents
In this class, we focus on presentations . There are, of course, various types of presentations.