Modelling and Applied Computing
University of Cape Town
Cape Town, South Africa
Area of Study
Taught In English
Course entry requirements: MAM1000W (corequisite), or already have an equivalent knowledge of Mathematics.
Course Level Recommendations
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Host University Units18
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4 - 5
Hours & Credits
The aim of this course is to introduce Applied Mathematics and Mathematical Modelling including approximations and estimation theory, numerical methods, dynamical systems and modelling and simulation of discrete and continuous processes with MATLAB. Exposure to research methodology and mathematical communication is provided.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.