Course Number / Section:

CIS 1053 / 001

Course Title:

Programming in Matlab

Instructor:

Dr. Anthony Hughes

      Office:

Wachman Hall, Room 1039.

      Email:

hughes@temple.edu.

      Phone:

215-204-7910.

 

Course Web Page:

 

Web Site for Complete  Syllabus:

http://www.cis.temple.edu/~hughes/cs61c07.html

 

http://www.cis.temple.edu/~hughes/cs61syll.pdf

Prerequisites:

Grade of C or better in Mathematics 1021 (C073) or higher, or placement into Mathematics 1022 (C074)

Textbook(s):

Introduction to Scientific Computation and Programming.

Daniel T. Kaplan

Thompson Brooks/Cole

 

 

Course Goals:

This course introduces to students the use of a high-level programming language, Matlab, for scientific problem solving with applications and examples from mathematics, statistics and the natural sciences.  At the end of the semester, each student will give a presentation on a topic covered in the course.

 

 

Topics Covered:

The first part of the course introduces the basic features of Matlab including data structures, control structures and functions.  The second part is devoted to programming projects.

 

 

 

Attendance Policy:

 

Class attendance is MANDATORY. Absences for legitimate professional activities and illnesses are acceptable only if prior notice is given to the instructor by e-mail or phone.  Scheduling conflicts with your work, extra-curricular activities, or any other such activities is not a valid excuse.