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MATH 3359 : Introduction to Mathematical Modeling
Tue, 09 May 2017 08:02:48 GMT
Fri, 05 May 2017 12:37:34 GMT
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MATHI-BS: Mathematics, Interdisciplinary Concentration
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
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Introduction to Mathematical Modeling
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CSCI 1011 or CSCI 1041 or CSCI 1111 or CSCI 1121 or CSCI 1131; and MATH 3342
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Introduction to the fundamental modeling ideas of dimensional analysis, scaling, and elementary approximations of curves and functions; applications to development of models from science and engineering.
After completing this course, students will be able to:
• Define and use the terms introduced in lectures and in assigned readings.
• Use Matlab to apply principles of model training and validation.
• Apply the techniques developed in lecture and assigned readings to develop mathematical models.
• Use all the above in solving computational and conceptual problems.
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The revisions will come into effect in Fall 2017. We cannot change prerequisites for a semester in the middle of that semester.
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Fri, 28 Oct 2016 18:30:46 GMT
Rollback: Hello, please re-upload your syllabus with weekly course content. Sent by Candace Gnahoui on behalf Dean Chacko.
Sun, 27 Nov 2016 18:50:34 GMT
Rollback: Syllabus must include a week-by-week schedule of topics to be covered. Please resubmit with updated syllabus.