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2013-2014

Mathematics (3450)

B.S. - Bachelor of Science

Major: Applied Mathematics (345001BS)

Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences

Learning Outcomes
Students will demonstrate a working knowledge of standard topics in: calculus, linear algebra, differential equations and advanced calculus (theory and analysis of basic rules of calculus).
Students will demonstrate a working knowledge of standard topics in: applied numerical methods, mathematical models and statistics.
Students will demonstrate a working knowledge of standard topics in an application area, such as applied mathematics, computer science, chemistry, physics, engineering, economics, etc.
Students will demonstrate an ability to communicate mathematical results in written form.
Students will be able to formulate, analyze and solve mathematical models.
Students will be able to apply mathematical theories to solving routine and non-routine mathematical models.

Year 1

Fall
3450:221 Analytic Geometry-Calculus I4
3300:111 English Composition I3
Natural Science:Any Set4
Modern Language:Any 35xx:1014
Min Credit Total 15
Spring
3300:112 English Composition II3
3450:222 Analytic Geometry-Calculus II4
Social Science:Any Set3
Social Science:Any OTHER Set3
Modern Language:Any 35xx:1024
Min Credit Total 17
Summer
Min Credit Total 0

Year 2

Fall
3470:461 Applied Statistics4
3450:223 Analytic Geometry-Calc III4
Oral Communication:Any3
Elective:Any3
Modern Language:Any 35xx:2013
Min Credit Total 17
Spring
3450:335 Intro to Ordinary Diff Equatns3
3460:209 Computer Science I4
Physical Education/Wellness:Any1
Elective:Any3
Natural Science:Any OTHER Set4
Modern Language:Any 35xx:2023
Min Credit Total 18
Summer
Min Credit Total 0

Year 3

Fall
3450:425 Complex Variables3
3450:312 Linear Algebra3
3400:210 Humanities in Western Trad I4
Upper Level Elective:Any 300/4003
Upper Level Elective:3450:300/400 Mathematics3
Min Credit Total 16
Spring
3450:307 Fund: Advanced Mathematics3
Area Studies & Cultural Diversity:Any2
Humanities:Any Set3
Elective:Any3
Elective:Any3
Upper Level Elective:3450:300/400 Mathematics3
Min Credit Total 17
Summer
Min Credit Total 0

Year 4

Fall
3450:421 Advanced Calculus I3
3450:427 Applied Numerical Methods I3
Humanities:Any OTHER Set3
Upper Level Elective:3450:300/400 Mathematics3
Upper Level Elective:Chemistry/Computer Science/Physics/Economics/Engineering3
Min Credit Total 15
Spring
3450:428 Applied Numerical Methods II3
3450:436 Mathematical Models3
Area Studies & Cultural Diversity:Any2
Upper Level Elective:Any 300/4003
Upper Level Elective:Chemistry/Physics/Economics/Engineering3
Min Credit Total 14
Summer
Min Credit Total 0
Degree Distribution Requirements
This curriculum guide is a recommended plan of study. Students with questions about degree requirements should contact an academic advisor.
3450:422 Advanced Calculus II can be substituted for 3450:425 Complex Variables.
300/400 Electives of which at least six credits are from some approved applied area such as Chemistry, Computer Science, Physics, Economics, Engineering, etc.
7700:101,102,201,202 & 222 may be substituted for Modern Language (35xx) courses.
The following credit hour requirements apply to this degree: 128 minimum total credits; 32 credits in residence; the final 32 credits must be taken from The University of Akron.

Guide Updated: 03-19-2013