CSCI 4140/6140: Numerical Methods and Computing
Spring Semester 2007
INSTRUCTOR: Dr. Thiab R. Taha, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
OFFICE HOURS: T, Th 12:30 PM - 1:20 PM, GSRC 420
PREREQUISITE: CSCI 1302 and MATH 2210/2210L, Co-requisite MATH 3000
LECTURES: M/06 & T,TH/75, GSRC 306/ Chemistry 553
SCOPE: The course will cover essentially Chapters 1-8, 10, 11, 14, 9, 12, Appendices A, B, C, D from the text book; Mathematical software packages such as Matlab and Maple will be used during the course.
Will be assigned to help you understand the material. Homework will be collected in lectures.
· Hour tests, in class (2) 32%(Feb. 20, 2007 and April 17, 2007)
· Final Exam 32%(3:30 - 6:30 pm, May 8, 2007)
· Homework’s 36%
Graduate students will be asked to do extra problem(s) on the tests and homeworks and/or a project.
MAKE UP TESTS: No make up tests.
Unexcused test absences result in a score of zero for the missing test. Excused absences require extenuating circumstances and advance notice; the missing grade will be replaced by the Final Exam grade.
Note: The course syllabus provides a general plan for the course; deviations may be necessary.
Academic Honesty: The Department Policy applies: see overleaf.