Number Theory

Course Number 
UM152
Level 
University
Session 
Spring Semester
Prerequisites 
Honors Precalculus with Trigonometry (OM013)
Consent of instructor
Additional Recommendations
Prior experience reading and writing mathematical proofs and higher level coursework such as Calculus or Advanced Problem Solving and Proof Techniques (OM050)

Introduction to number theory and its applications. Topics: Euclid’s algorithm, divisibility, prime numbers, congruence of numbers, theorems of Fermat, Euler, Wilson, Lagrange; residues of power, quadratic residues, introduction to binary quadratic forms. 

Course Credit 
5.0