Math 412 Description and Prerequisites

UM Undergraduate Catalog Course Description

Math 412, Advanced Calculus with Applications (3 credits)
Analysis in several variables, and applications, from a computational perspective.

More detailed outlines of some of the topics to covered can be found below and at .

This course is not open to students who have completed Math 350 and 351.
Credit may not granted for both Math 411 and 412.

Course Prerequisites

While it is not required, it is a good idea to take an advanced linear algebra course like Math 401 or 405 either before or while taking this course.

A More Detailed Outline

Summary: Rigorous discussion of fundamental concepts of analysis in several variables combined with computational algorithms such as the Newton method and the method of steepest descent. Application to problems in many areas with a view to both computing solutions and deriving qualitative conclusions about the models.