Differential Equations Extended - MTH 289 at Northern Virginia Community College


Effective: 2018-01-01

Course Description

Presents systems of differential equations, power series solutions, Fourier series, Laplace transform and Fourier transform, partial differential equations, and boundary value problems. Designed as math elective course for mathematical, physical, and engineering science programs.
Lecture 3 hours. Total 3 hours per week.
3 credits

The course outline below was developed as part of a statewide standardization process.

General Course Purpose

The purpose of the course is to provide for a smooth transition of STEM students to 4-year colleges and introduce them to advanced topics of mathematics, physics and engineering: numerical methods for solving differential equations, classical partial differential equations, methods for solving PDEs and boundary-value problems (BVPs).

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

Prerequisite: Completion of MTH 267 with a grade of C or better or equivalent.

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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