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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MATH 302 - Ordinary Differential Equations

Credit(s): 3

Component: Lecture
Solution and applications of initial-value problems for a single or a system of ordinary differential equations. Topics include the solution of first-order equations, linear first-order systems, linear second-order equations, and elementary phase plane analysis of nonlinear systems. Mathematical software will be used to study some of these topics.
Repeatable for Credit: N Allowed Units: 3 Multiple Term Enrollment: N Grading Basis: Student Option
PREREQ: MATH 242  and MATH 349  (or equivalent knowledge of eigenvalues and eigenvectors). Students who do not meet the MATH 349 prerequisite are advised to take MATH 351  instead of MATH 302.

  RESTRICTIONS: Students who received credit in MATH305, MATH342, MATH351, or MATH352 are not eligible to take this course without permission.

Course Typically Offered: Fall and Spring
General Education Objectives:
GE1B: Analyze Arguments and Information GE5A: Reason Quantitatively GE5C: Reason Scientifically