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  • Lectures: Mon 10:00 in A406, Tue 8:00 in A406, Fri 11:00 in A305.
    Tutorials: Wednesdays 14:00 in A406 or Narga D.

  • Here is an information sheet that was handed out at the first class.

  • Next tutorial (29 Jul): Narga D.


1 1.1, 1.2, 2.1 introduction, definitions, initial value problems, direction fields
2 2.2, 2.3, 2.6 separable variables, integration factors, numerical methods
*The sections refer to sections in the textbook.
**Topics covered in class are not necessarily limited to those listed here.


  Dr Willie Brink
  Engineering Building A312
  wbrink 'at' sun.ac.za
  (021) 808-4218


Zill & Wright

"Differential Equations with Boundary-Value Problems"
D.G. Zill & W.S. Wright

Lecture notes

Think Before Printing
lecture 1
(20 Jul)
lecture 2
(21 Jul)
lecture 3
(24 Jul)
lecture 4
(27 Jul)
lecture 5
(28 Jul)

Tutorials and assignments

Tutorial 1
(22 Jul)
Assignment 1
(29 Jul)
submit: 5 Aug
Matlab function dfield8.m (written by John Polking -- here is a link to his website).

MCM competition

Every year two teams chosen from TW244 participate in an international competition on mathematical modelling. Here is information on our teams from the past, and here is the competition website.