Listed in: Mathematics and Statistics, as MATH-260
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Amanda L. Folsom (Section 01)
The study of differential equations is an important part of mathematics that involves many topics, both theoretical and practical. The course will cover first- and second-order ordinary differential equations, basic theorems concerning existence and uniqueness of solutions and continuous dependence on parameters, long-term behavior of solutions and approximate solutions. Four class hours per week.
Requisite: MATH 211 or consent of the instructor. Limited to 25 students. Spring semester. Professor Folsom.
How to handle overenrollment: Preference is given to math majors.
Students who enroll in this course will likely encounter and be expected to engage in the following intellectual skills, modes of learning, and assessment: Problem sets, Use of computational software, In-class and take-home exams, May include quizzes, group projects, or individual project with written report and presentation.