Course outline

Instructor: Dr. Gantumur Tsogtgerel

Prerequisite: MATH 325 (Honours ODE) or MATH 315 (ODE), COMP 202 or permission of instructor.

Corequisite: MATH 255 (Honours Analysis 2) or MATH 243 (Analysis 2).

Restriction: Intended primarily for Honours students.

Calendar description: Error analysis. Numerical solutions of equations by iteration. Interpolation. Numerical differentiation and integration. Introduction to numerical solutions of differential equations.

Topics to be covered:

Homework: We will have 3–4 homework assignments. Each assignment will consist of theoretical and programming components.

Exams: A midterm exam and a final exam. The midterm will most probably be a take-home exam, and the final will consist of a theory exam in class, and a programming ("lab") exam to be done at home.

Grading: Homework 30%, Midterm 20%, Final 50%.

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Class schedule

Date Topics
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3/5–3/9 Reading week
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F 3/30 Good Friday
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