MA 465

Undergraduate Courses

MA 465, Introduction to Mathematical Modeling

Catalog Description

Applying mathematics by formulating, analyzing, and criticizing mathematical models of various phenomena. Examples will be chosen from the physical, biological, and social sciences. Emphasizes development and use of simple mathematical models by having students study general modeling principles and case studies (some open-ended) drawn from various sources.

Prerequisites

MA 244, Introduction to Linear Algebra and MA 238, Applied Differential Equations.

Credit

3 Semester Hours

Grading System

This course is graded A, B, C, D, F. The grade typically depends on a combination of class tests, homework assignments, collaborative projects, and a comprehensive final exam.