Jacobs Semesters in Mathematics
Program participants take courses from the regular Jacobs course
catalog. In principle, all courses are open to visiting students
subject to the course being offered in the semester of visit,
fulfillment of course specific prerequisites and, for certain courses,
A complete list of mathematics courses can be found here:
Not every course will be offered in every semester - if a particular
course is important to you, please ask the program contact for advance
information. Graduate courses are generally open to undergraduates
who are sufficiently advanced to meaningfully participate.
University course catalog
You can find course information for the current and past semesters in
Net system. When reading the course catalog, the following
information is helpful:
- Jacobs' own Bachelor degree programs are based on three year
curricula. Correspondingly, course numbers in the 100, 200, 300, and
400 range correspond to the first year, second year, third year, and
graduate level in the Jacobs system.
- Course numbers ending in 1 typically indicate Fall Semester courses,
course numbers ending in 2 typically indicate Spring Semester courses.
There are exceptions to this system, but it is useful as a first
guide for potential course availability.
- Some advanced and specialized courses are offered biennially
only. Be sure to ask the program contact in case such a course is
important for you.
- In addition, the
Politics and Culture is offered every semester to visiting program