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MAT2439 Mathematical Modelling
Credit Points: 15
MAT1184 Problem Solving and Modelling
Further development of some of the standard techniques of mathematical modelling including identification of assumptions, parameters and variables; definition of particular cases; re-formulation of problems; verification and validation of models. Computer-based techniques will be introduced including non-linear curve fitting, generation of data from discrete and continuous probability distributions and elementary simulation methods. There is a greater emphasis on problems associated with planning.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
MAAADQMathematics Major
MAAAEEMathematics Major
SMAAAJMathematics 10 Unit Supporting Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 12/07/2011 VET: 12/07/2011