Fun with Prime Numbers: The Mysterious World of Mathematics - Kyoto University

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Description

Learn about prime numbers, solve math problems and explore recent discoveries and theories. With an apprenticeship you earn while you learn, you gain recognized qualifications, job specific skills and knowledge and this helps you stand out in the job market.With this course you earn while you learn, you gain recognized qualifications, job specific skills and knowledge and this helps you stand out in the job market.

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Requirements: None. Knowledge of high school level algebra is recommended.

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What you'll learn on the course

Mathematics
GCSE Mathematics
Math
Prime Numbers

Course programme

Prime numbers are one of the most important subjects in mathematics. Many mathematicians from ancient times to the 21st century have studied prime numbers. In this math course, you will learn the definition and basic properties of prime numbers, and how they obey mysterious laws. Some prime numbers were discovered several hundred years ago whereas others have only been proven recently. Even today, many mathematicians are trying to discover new laws of prime numbers. Calculating by a pen and paper, you will explore the mysterious world of prime numbers. Join us as we tackle math problems, and work together to discover new laws on prime numbers. Let's study and have fun!

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Tetsushi Ito Tetsushi is an associate professor of Department of Mathematics at the Faculty of Science at Kyoto University. He received Ph.D in Mathematical Sciences from University of Tokyo in 2003.