AMATH 242/CS 371/CM 271: Introduction to Computational Math

Offered every winter and spring term.

Brief description:

Computational Math deals with the design of algorithms to perform mathematical calculations on a computer. Topics covered include the numerical evaluation of integrals, interpolation using splines, sparse linear systems, signal processing and image compression.


CS 134, MATH 235 and MATH 237.


CS 335, 370, ECE 204 and MTE 204

Intended audience:

  • AM majors (required).
  • CS majors (replaces CS 370).
  • Students with an interest in Operations Research, Actuarial Science, Mathematical Finance, Economics.