Introduction to Numerical Computing

Queen Mary, University of London

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Introduction to Numerical Computing

  • Host University

    Queen Mary, University of London

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    Mathematics

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

    15
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    6
  • Overview

    Credits: 15.0
    Overlap: None
    Prerequisite: "MTH4101 MTH4105"

    This module investigates the use of computer algebra, numerical techniques and computer graphics as tools for
    developing the understanding and the solution of a number of problems in the mathematical sciences. Topics
    that will be addressed will include linear algebra, the solution of algebraic equations, the generation and
    use of quadrature rules and the numerical solution of differential equations and, time permitting, some other
    aspects of computational mathematics. The computer language used is Maple.

    Assessment: 100.0% Examination
    Level: 5

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