MATH 101 - Math in the Social Sciences (GT-MA1)

  • 3 credits
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Voting theory, power indices, fair division, apportionment, circuits and trees, list processing, descriptive statistics, probability.

This course requires the use of electronic proctoring ProctorU or ProctorTrack as determined by the course faculty. The course syllabus will provide information on the approved electronic testing service. Please see for detailed instructions. For students requiring accommodations, please contact Resources for Disabled Students (RDS); for consideration of exceptions outside the scope of RDS, please contact the University Testing Center.

This course meets the All-University Core Curriculum (AUCC) requirements for Mathematics (Category 1B) and is approved under gtPathways in the content area of Mathematics (GT-MA1).


Mathematics Placement Examination or Mathematics Challenge Exam required.

Important Information

Prerequisites will be strictly enforced.

Degree-seeking students: Course registration eligibility is determined based on official transcripts you submit during the admissions process.

Nondegree-seeking students: To receive approval to complete this course (1) email unofficial transcripts to Steve Benoit (include in your email you are submitting transcripts to determine math placement), or (2) complete the Math Placement Exam.

Textbook and Materials


  • Excursions in Modern Mathematics, 8th Ed. (2014)
    Peter Tannenbaum
    Not available at the CSU Bookstore


Steven Benoit

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