Courses Catalogue

Mathematical Modeling

COURSE CODE: MAT3101
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Education (Mathematics) - B.Ed
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Education, Open and Distance Learning
STATUS: Elective
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Introductory survey of applied mathematics with emphasis on modelling of physical, mechanical and biological problems in terms of differential equations.

EXPECTED LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of this course unit, students should be able to:

·      Formulate, analyse, and interpret the modelling process.

·      Analyse techniques common in dynamical systems such as linearization theory, Liapunov functions and phase plane.