Modelling pollution in the Great Lakes
Modelling pollution in the Great Lakes

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Modelling pollution in the Great Lakes

Conclusion

This free course provided an introduction to mathematical modelling, and how models can be used to predict complex systems. It took you through a series of exercises designed to develop your approach to study and learning at a distance, and help to improve your confidence as an independent learner.

Now that you've studied the course, you should be able to:

  • create simple models, given a clear statement of the problem
  • identify the simplifying assumptions that underpin a model
  • identify the key variables and the parameters of a model
  • apply the input–output principle to obtain a mathematical model, where appropriate.
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