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MTH 456LEC - Math Of Voting
Math Of Voting 000 Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
Class #:   24285   Enrollment Capacity:   30
Section:   000   Enrollment Total:   14
Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   16
Dates:   08/31/2020 - 12/11/2020   Status:   OPEN
Days, Time:   M W F , 9:10 AM - 10:00 AM
Room:   Remote view map
Location:   Remote      
Enrollment Requirements
Prerequisites: Junior or Senior Standing Required
  Course Description
Introduces the mathematical theory of voting - the systemic analysis of the ways to determine a choice of a group from the choices of individuals within a group - with applications to economics and politics. Examines voting procedures including the standard plurality vote, the antiplurality vote, the Borda count, Condorcets's method, and run-off elections. Provides an understanding of how different procedures effect group decisions. Uses convex geometry in the plane and in three spaces. Also discusses political power.
             Faran, J J look up    
  On-line Resources
Other Courses Taught By: Faran, J J