Course Detail

Units:

4.0
Course Components:

Laboratory

Lecture

Enrollment Information

Enrollment Requirement:

Prerequisites: "C" or better in ((MATH 1050 AND MATH 1060) OR MATH 1080 OR MATH 1210 OR MATH 1310) OR AP Calculus AB score of 3 or better OR Accuplacer CLM score of 95 or better OR ACT Math score of 28 or better OR SAT Math score of 630 or better.

Requirement Designation:

Quantitative Reasoning (Math & Stat/Logic)

Description

Derivation of dynamical models of biological systems and their analysis with differential and integral calculus. Discrete-time dynamical systems for growth, breathing, selection, the heart, etc. Differentiation and its applications to stability, approximation of functions, maximization, and limits. Differential equations describing growth, diffusion, and selection, and their solution with integral calculus. Computer lab using Maple.