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2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
2023-2024 Academic Catalog

MA 102 - Math that Matters II

Lecture Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 0
Credit Hours: 3

A second course in mathematical modeling without calculus, focusing on the process of developing and analyzing a mathematical model. Topics include metrics, defining a problem, identifying parameters, making assumptions, selecting appropriate mathematical tools, performing sensitivity analyses, and clearly communicating the implications of a mathematical analysis. The course culminates with students solving a mathematical problem of their own, using the tools of the course sequence and presenting the results to their peers. Prerequisite(s): MA 101