Course Department:

Mathematics

Course Frequency:

Alternate years

Course Description:

The numerical solution of problems using computers. Considerable time is devoted to selecting the appropriate algorithm for a given problem and analyzing the resulting numerical errors. Includes such topics as error analysis of computer arithmetic, approximation of functions, solution of equations, numerical integration, numerical solution of ordinary differential equations. Prerequisite: Mathematics 241 and 242. Breadth area: Analysis. One unit.

Course Number:

371