**Instructor: J. D. Ward****Office:**305 Milner Hall**E-mail:**`jward@math.tamu.edu`**Phone:**845-1169**URL:**`http://www.math.tamu.edu/~joe.ward/`**Office Hours**: MW 3:30-5:00 or by appointment

**Catalogue Description and Syllabus:** MATH 308 * Differential Equations *

**Required Text**: J. R. Brannan and W.E. Boyce,
*
Differential Equations: An Introduction to Modern Methods and Applications, Wiley 2009*.

**Programming language**: Experience with MATLAB
would be helpful.

**Grading System & Tests:** Your grade will be
based on homework, two in-class tests (**February 26 &
April 9**) and a final exam (**Tuesday, May 11, 8:00-10:00**). The
homework will count for 25%, each in-class test for 25% and the final for 25%. Your letter grade
will be assigned this way: 90-100%, A; 80-89%, B; 70-79%, C; 60-69%,
D; 59% or less, F.

** Note: Q-drop deadline is April 6. **

**Make-up Policy:** I will give make-ups (or
satisfactory equivalents) only in cases authorized under *TAMU
Regulations*. In borderline cases, I will decide whether or not
the excuse is authorized. Also, if you miss a test, contact me as
soon as possible.

**Copying Course Materials:** "All printed
hand-outs and web-materials are protected by US Copyright Laws. No
multiple copies can be made without written permission by the
instructor."

**Aggie Honor
Code: ** "An Aggie does not lie, cheat, or steal or
tolerate those who do."

**Homework:** You may consult with each
other on homework problem sets, BUT only submit work which is in your
own words AND be sure to cite any sources of help (either texts or
people). Late homework will *not* be accepted. The homework
will be selected from

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** Academic Integrity Statement **

Honor Council Rules and Procedures

- Assignment 1(due Fri. Jan. 29): P.9: 5,7,9,13,21,24,25: p.20: 5-17 (odd), 22
- Assignment 2(due Fri. Feb. 5): p. 47: 5, 7, 9, 11, 15, 17, 23, 27, 29
- Assignment 2(due Fri. Feb. 5): p. 54: 5, 7, 13, 15, 17, 28
- Assignment 2(due Fri. Feb. 5): p. 65: 3, 5, 7, 9, 13
- Assignment 3(due Fri. Feb. 12): p. 102: 3-15 (odd)
- Assignment 3(due Fri. Feb. 12): p. 138: 7-15 (odd), 25-31 (odd)
- Assignment 4(due Fri. Feb. 19): p. 146: 1-7 (odd), 9, 15, 17
- Assignment 4(due Fri. Feb. 19): p. 162: 1-15 (odd)( just solve)
- Assignment 4(due Fri. Feb. 19): p. 173: 3-9 (odd), (direction field for #3)
- NOTICE OF CHANGE- NO HOMEWORK IS DUE FRI, FEB. 26
- Assignment 5(due Fri. March 5): p. 186: 1-9 (odd)
- Assignment 5(due Fri. March 5): p. 193: 1-6 (part a), 7, 8 (parts a,b)
- Assignment 6(due Fri. March 12): p. 231: 3, 5, 9, 11, 13, 21, 23
- Assignment 6(due Fri. March 12): p. 242: 3, 5, 9, 13, 15, 19-25 (odd), 37
- Assignment 6(due Fri. March 12): p. 271: 1-9, 13-17, 19-23 (all odd)
- Assignment 7(due Fri. March 26): p. 289: 3, 5, 11, 13, 15, 19, 23, 29
- Assignment 8(due Mon. April 5): p. 314: 3-9 (odd), 15, 19, 21, 25, 27, 31, 33
- Assignment 8(due Mon. April 5): p. 321: 1- 17 (odd)
- Assignment 9(due Fri. April 9): p. 331: 3- 21 (odd)
- Assignment 9(due Fri. April 9): p. 251: 11, 14, 15, 16, 21, 22, 23, 35, 38, 39, 34 (material from 4.4 which will be on Exam 2)
- Assignment 10(due Fri. April 16): p. 339: 1 - 7 (odd), 21, 23
- Assignment 10(due Fri. April 16): p. 348: 1 - 15 (odd), 19
- Assignment 11(due Fri. April 23): p. 353: 1 - 13 (odd) (no graphing; just solve)
- Assignment 12(due Fri. April 30): p. 361: 1 - 11 (odd)
- Assignment 12(due Fri. April 30): p. 370: 1 - 19 (odd)
- for final: p. 562: 1a,b, 3, 5, 7, 11, 13
- for final: p. 571: 1-11 (odd)
- for final: p. 581: 1-9 (odd)
- for final: p. 401: 3, 5, 7, 9
- for final: p. 411: 1-6, 11, 13, 15
- for final: p. 421: 1-9 (odd), 17