Department of Applied MathematicsWestern Science

2015 Summer Evening Courses: May 4 - July 25, 2015

NOTE: The following course descriptions are for ease of student use and the official course descriptions including any and all requisitesthe are found in the academic calendar.

AM 1413 - Applied Mathematics for Engineers I

Limits, continuity, differentiation of functions of one variable with applications, extreme values, integration, the fundamental theorem of calculus, methods and applications of integration to areas, volumes and engineering applications. Sequences and series, convergence, power series. Vector functions, partial differential calculus, gradients, directional derivatives and applications.

Antirequisite(s): Calculus 1000A/B, 1100A/B, 1301A/B, 1500A/B, 1501A/B, Mathematics 1225A/B.
Prerequisite(s): One or more of Ontario Secondary School MHF4U, MCV4U, or Mathematics 0110A/B.
Extra Information: 3 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour, 1.0 course. For students in Engineering only.

Applied Mathematics 1413 is a suitable prerequisite for any course which lists Calculus 1000A/B plus Calculus 1501A/B.

Calc 2402A - Calculus with Analysis for Statistics (May 4 - June 12, 2015)

Functions of multiple variables and their differential calculus. The gradient and the Hessian. Constrained and unconstrained optimization of scalar-valued functions of many variables: Lagrange multipliers. Multidimensional Taylor series. Integrating scalar-valued functions of several variables: Jacobian transformations. Pointwise and uniform convergence. Power series.

Antirequisite(s): Calculus 2302A/B, Calculus 2502A/B.
Extra Information: 3 lecture hours, 0.5 course.