Math 286: Differential Equations Plus


Overview

Techniques and applications of ordinary differential equations, including Fourier series and boundary value problems, linear systems of differential equations, and an introduction to partial differential equations. Covers all the MATH 285 plus linear systems. Intended for engineering majors and other who require a working knowledge of differential equations.


Syllabus

Math 286 syllabus.pdf

NetMath 286 course overview.pdf


Prerequisites 

Math 241 or equivalent

Credit Hours

4

Tuition

Undergraduate Students  
Graduate Students  
Courseware Cost $99

Please note: The above tuition rates include a $50 per credit hour non-refundable administrative fee for course registration.

This course uses the Mathable online system, which costs $99. Please see Mathable Overview Page for more information.

Students with a Bachelor's degree will be assessed graduate level tuition rate for this course. However, one cannot receive graduate level credit for courses numbered below 400 at the University of Illinois.


Testing

Exams: This course has two 90-minute midterm tests and a 3-hour final exam.

Proctorship Information: This course requires that you obtain a proctor. Please see our Proctor Information for further instructions.


Course Options

This page has information regarding the self-paced, rolling enrollment course. If you are a UIUC student interested in taking a course during the summer, you may be interested in a Summer Session II course.

 


Mentor

Individual students enrolled in this course are assigned to a course mentor

 


Course Timeline

Your time in the course begins on the date your registration is processed. This course is 16 weeks long with the possibility of purchasing an extension. Eligible students may purchase a single 2-month extension for $300. Click here to learn more.