MATH 122. Tessellations. 1 Hour.

Short course (5 weeks); 3 lecture hours. 1 credit. Students will examine ways in which mathematics is rooted in both natural philosophy and art by examining tiling theory. Course topics include Penrose tilings, symmetries and various other tessellations. MATH 121-122-123 fulfills the math requirement for art students. The sequence can be taken in any order.

Core curriculum

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...three-course sequence) MATH 121 Perspective Geometry 1 MATH 122 Tessellations 1 MATH 123 Visualization...