University of Washington / College of the Environment /Center for Quantitative Science

QSCI 291 - Analysis for Biologists I

Winter 2014

Instructor: Sándor F. Tóth

Office: 358 Bloedel Hall
Telephone: 206-616-2738

Lectures: 9:30-10:50am MW in Johnson 175
Office hours: 2:00-4:00pm, M, Bloedel Hall 358, or by appointment
Instructor URL: http://faculty/

Teaching Assistant: Austin Phillips

Office: 084 Mary Gates Hall
Telephone: 870-210-9352

Problem Sessions/Quizzes: 9:30-10:50am F in Johnson 175
Office hours: 11:00am-12:00pm M, 2:00-3:00pm TUE, 1:30-2:30pm W, in Mary Gates Hall 084


This is a 5-credit problem-oriented course that introduces the concepts of differential calculus, "the study of change", emphasizing the development of basic skills. The examples and exercises promote understanding of mathematics and applications to modeling and solving biological problems. Topics include optimization and curve analysis.

To sign up for this course, use the following Schedule Line Number (SLN): 18854 .