Five College Consortium

MODELING IN THE SCIENCES

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
Computer Science
Course Number: 
205
Institution: 
Smith College
Same as MTH 205. This course integrates the use of mathematics and computers for modeling various phenomena drawn from the natural and social sciences. Scientific topics, organized as case studies, span a wide range of systems at all scales, with special emphasis on the life sciences. Mathematical tools include data analysis, discrete and continuous dynamical systems and discrete geometry. This is a project-based course and provides elementary training in programming using Mathematica. Prerequisites: MTH 112 or MTH 114. CSC 111 recommended. Enrollment limited to 20.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Crosslisted Section ID: 
30422
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Schedule #: 
30421-S18

Course Sections

MODELING IN THE SCIENCES
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Ileana Streinu streinu@smith.edu TTh 03:00-04:50 FORD 345