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MATHEMATICAL PROBLEM SOLVING
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Hong Kong - Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) - 'Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)'
UC Course SubjectMathematics
Number & Suffix: 31
Full UC Title: MATHEMATICAL PROBLEM SOLVING 
Transcript Title: PROBLEM SOLVING 
UC QTR Units - Division: 4.5 - Lower Division 
Course Description: This course covers supplementary materials to secondary school mathematics as well as some basic undergraduate mathematics that are often used in mathematical competitions. The topics include materials in algebra, geometry, number theory and combinatorics. Methods of proofs and problem solving techniques, including proof by contradiction (indirect proof), strong mathematical induction, Fubini‚Äôs principle, tangent line method, Muirhead expansion, method of infinite descent, bijection principle, pigeonhole principle, inclusion exclusion principle, coordinate-vector-complex number methods, false position principle, homothety method, inversion method and many more are covered. Assessment: homework, presentations, tests. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: MATHEMATICAL PROBLEM SOLVING 
Partner University Department: Mathematics 
Partner University Course Number: MATH2731