Class Meetings  Monday & Wednesday, 12:30
to 1:45 p.m., Chaparral Hall 5117 
Prerequisites

Math 340 and Math 351 (or Math
280) 
Grading 
There will be
two midterm exams, each worth 20%, and a final exam worth 40% of the
grade. Homework will constitute 20% of the grade.
Plus (+) and minus (–) grades will be assigned for this
course. The date of the midterms will be announced in
class. Final Exam: Monday, May 15, 2017, 12:45 to 2:45 p.m. 
Textbooks 
Primary: Mathematics & Climate,
Hans Kaper, Hans Engler, SIAM 2013 Coverage: Chapters 15, 1115, and 19 as time permits. Secondary: Capitalism & Climate Change: The Science and Politics of Global Warming, David Klein, illustrated by Stephanie McMillan (free pdf download from link) 
Instructor Information 
David Klein Santa Susana Hall, Room 127 Phone: (818) 6777792 email: david.klein@csun.edu, web page: www.csun.edu/~vcmth00m Office Hours: MW 2 to 3 p.m. & by Appointment 