MATH 215 Mathematics and Art

Explores the rich connections between mathematics and art. Students will learn about the interplay between mathematics and aesthetics in a range of cultural contexts and will have the opportunity to explore these connections in their own artworks. Students will explore the need for aesthetic considerations in communicating mathematical data and the need for mathematical considerations in creating artwork. Students will travel to one or more destinations to see the mathematics behind art in another country. Students will need to purchase supplies/materials for this course.


3 credits


A grade of C or better in MATH 005# or by placement into MATH 135 or above

SEE Certification

Fine Arts and Quantitative Literacy