math 251: Introduction to Differential Equations (3)

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites: MATH 242.

Course Description:

This is an introductory course to differential equations with a focus on theory and applications of ordinary differential equations. Three hours of lecture per week.

Textbook: A first course in Differential Equations, the classic fifth edition. Dennis G. Zill 2001.

Course topics

  1. First-order differential equations and their applications
  2. Linear Differential equations of higher order and their applications
  3. Laplace transform
  4. Numerical Methods for Ordinary Differential Equations