Fall 2024

Differential Equations

Listed in: Mathematics and Statistics, as MATH-260

Faculty

Joe Kraisler (Section 01)

Description

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.

Requisite: MATH 211 or consent of the instructor. Limited to 25 students. Fall semester.

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.

Course Materials

Offerings

Other years: Offered in Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, Spring 2018, Spring 2019, Spring 2020, Spring 2021, Spring 2022, Spring 2023, Fall 2023, Fall 2024