eJMT Abstract

Title Implementing an Introductory Mathematical Software Course
Author Michael A. KARLS
Volume 4
Number 3

This paper looks at the challenges of designing and implementing an introductory mathematical software course; provides an overview of topics covered and resources used for each type of software (Excel, Mathematica, and MATLAB); gives examples of homework problems, exam questions, and project topics chosen for the course; and addresses issues that have arisen.