Trent University, Winter 2019
Mathematics from medieval to modern times
MATH 3820H is a survey of the history of mathematics from medieval times onwards, with a focus on the development of arithmetic and algebra and the evolution of proofs and abstraction.
Prerequisite: Mathematics 1120H.
Recommended: Mathematics 2200H or 2350H.
There is fair bit of material available online about the history of mathematics and related areas; a brief selection follows: