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An individually tailored, supervised project on a subject related to applied and computational mathematics. The content and expectations are formalized in negotiations between the student and the faculty sponsor. A maximum of one independent study course may be applied toward the master of science degree or post-master’s certificate. This course may not be used towards the ACM MS or PMC if a student also wishes to count 625.801–802 or 625.803–804 towards the MS degree or PMC. This course may only be taken in the second half of a student’s degree program. All independent studies must be supervised by a current ACM instructor (exceptions must be approved by the ACM Program Chair) and must rely on material from prior ACM courses. The independent study project proposal form (see must be approved prior to registration.

Course Offerings

There are no sections currently offered, however you can view a sample syllabus from a prior section of this course.