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MAT 275 Modern Differential Equations
Credit Hours:  4
Effective Term: Fall 2018
SUN#: None
AGEC: Mathematics  
Credit Breakdown: 4 Lectures
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A, B, C, D, F

Description: Designed for engineering students, this introduction to first and higher order ordinary differential equations with applications focuses on problem solving using MATLAB. Prerequisite: MAT231. Students may not receive credit for both MAT262 and MAT275.

Prerequisites: MAT231

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Knowledge Level) Define various types of differential equations. (CSLO #2)
2. (Analysis Level) Apply various techniques to solve first-order differential equations. (CSLO # 2, 4)
3. (Synthesis Level) Determine the general solution of a higher-order differential equation. (CSLO # 2, 4)
4. (Synthesis Level) Model real-life problems using first and higher order differential equations. (CSLO # 2, 4)
5. (Analysis Level) Find the series solutions of linear second-order differential equations using the Frobenius method. (CSLO # 2, 4)
6. (Application Level) Solve systems of ordinary linear differential equations by differential operator, Laplace Transforms and/or matrix methods. (CSLO # 2, 4)
7. (Synthesis Level) Incorporate technology including MATLAB and graphing calculators to support problem-solving processes. (CSLO # 3)
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