3.00 crs.

This course is an introduction to the development and analysis of mathematical models with biological applications.  Topics include difference equations, stability and bifurcation analysis, population growth, predator-prey models, and models of infectious disease.  This course will also provide an introduction to the software package MATLAB.

Course Prerequisite

MATH A259 Calculus III , Any of the prerequisites are accepted
MATH A310 Introduction to Differential Equations , Any of the prerequisites are accepted

Course Cross-listing

Course Corequisite