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Quantitative and Symbolic Reasoning Foundation

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Quantitative and Symbolic Reasoning: Courses in this area focus on methods of abstract or symbolic reasoning including mathematics, logic, algorithmic or statistical reasoning.

Quantitative and Symbolic Reasoning Foundations Learning Goals

At the completion of a Foundations course in Quantitative and Symbolic Reasoning, students will be able to:

  1. Students will be able to translate between real world concepts and quantitative or symbolic abstract structures.
  2. Students will be able to perform and interpret quantitative or symbolic manipulations in an abstract structure;
  3. Students will be able to construct carefully reasoned logical arguments.
  4. Students will be able to use abstract methods to analyze patterns and formulate conjectures with the goal of verifying them rigorously.

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