Summary: MATH 481A NUMERICAL ANALYSIS Spring 2005
Lecture MW 5:30pm - 6:45pm JR 214
Instructor: Alexander Alekseenko, FOB 130, phone: (818) 677-2645
Textbook. R.L. Burden, J.D. FairesNumerical Analysis, 8th Edition, Thomson Brooks/Cole, 2005.
Course content. 3 credits, 2 classes per week, 1 midterms, 3 projects, 1 final exam.
First two classes. According to the university policy, a student missing first two class meetings "loses the
right to remain in the class roll and must formally withdraw from the class". Please, check the policies and
regulations in the University Catalog for details and, please, be present.
Deadline to enroll. Subject to availability of seats, permission numbers will be issued to add to this course
within first three weeks. During the fourth week, adding a class is permitted in exceptional circumstances only.
After week four, starting February 28, students WILL NOT BE PERMITTED TO ADD any classes.
Deadline to drop. During the first three weeks of the semester, students can drop a class through SOLAR.
During the fourth week, the student will need the instructors signature. After week four, starting February 28,
a partial withdrawal is NORMALLY NOT PERMITTED.
Final. This course has a common final which falls on Monday, May 23, 2005, 5:30pm7:30pm. Rooms will
be announced later.
Homework and quiz arrangements. Homework problems are listed for each section in the Lecture
Schedule attached to the syllabus. The homework will be randomly collected and some subset from the problems