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EGR 105 Beginning MATLAB Programming
Credit Hours:  2
Effective Term: Fall 2016
SUN#: None
AGEC: None  
Credit Breakdown: 2 Lectures
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A, B, C, D, F
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Description: Use MATLAB to solve real-world science and engineering problems. Topics include an introduction to programming, strings, arrays, data structures, control flow, file management, data analysis, basic numerical analysis and graphing.

Prerequisites: MAT151

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: Students should possess basic proficiency with algebra.

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Application Level) Use MATLAB functions to perform calculations from a wide range of science, technology, engineering and mathematical (STEM) applications.
2. (Synthesis Level) Create user defined functions and write programs to implement them.
3. (Application Level) Use MATLAB for curve fitting of experimental data generated in a laboratory experiment.
4. (Application Level) Plot functions using plotting capabilities of MATLAB.
5. (Application Level) Import/Export data between Excel and MATLAB.
6. (Evaluation Level) Develop and interpret simulation programs using MATLAB.
7. (Application Level) Perform basic Numerical Integration using the midpoint, trapezoid, and Simpson rules.
8. (Application Level) Perform basic Numerical Differentiation using MATLAB by means of piecewise linear interpolation.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
None