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Mathematics (MATH)

School of Mathematics and Statistics
Faculty of Science

MATH 3806 [0.5 credit]

Numerical Analysis

Elementary discussion of error, polynomial interpolation, quadrature, linear systems of equations and matrix inversion, non-linear equations, difference equations and ordinary differential equations. (Also listed as COMP 3806.)
Precludes additional credit for MATH 3800.
Prerequisites: i) MATH 1002, MATH 1005 or MATH 2007 (or MATH 2001 or MATH 2002); and ii) MATH 1102 or MATH 2107; and (iii) knowledge of a computer language.
Lectures three hours a week and one hour tutorial.

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