M427J Differential Equations with Linear Algebra

Prerequisite and degree relevance: The prerequisite is one of 408D,  M408L or M408S, with a grade of at least C-. 

Course description: M427J is a basic course in ordinary and partial differential equations, emphasizing the connection with linear algebra and systems of equation.  Other subject matter will include: introduction to vector spaces, linear operators and eigenvalues, systems of linear differential equations, introduction to partial differential equations and Fourier series. The course meets three times a week for lecture and twice more for problem sessions.  Five sessions a week for one semester.  Mathematics 427J and 427K may not both be counted