Module Handbook

 

Module Name

Population Dynamics

Module Level

Bachelor

Abbreviation, if applicable

MAT204

Sub-heading, if applicable:

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Courses included in the

module, if applicable

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Semester/term

4th/ Second Year

Module coordinator(s):

Dr. Fatmawati, M.Si.

Lecturer(s)

Dr. Fatmawati, M.Si., Dr. Windarto, M.Si.

Language

Bahasa Indonesia

Classification within the

Curriculum

Compulsory Course/ Elective Studies

Teaching format / class

hours per week during semester

3 hours lectures (50 min / hour)

Workload

3 hours lectures, 3 hour structural activities, 3 hours individual study,

13 week per semester, and total 78 hours per semester 3.9ECTS

Credit Points

3

Requirements

Ordinary Differential Equation

Learning goals/competencies

General Competence (Knowledge)

Being able to apply mathematical concepts in describing population dynamic model.

 

Specific Competence :

1.       Explain continuous population growth model.

2.       Explain discreet population growth model.

3.       Explain predator-prey model.

4.       Applying population dynamic model on some (simple) real cases.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Content

Exponential and logistic growth model, equilibrium and stability concepts, population growth model with harvesting, discreet growth model, Lotka-Volterra model, periodic solution and limit cycle, predator-prey system.

Soft skillattribute

Disciplinary, activityand honesty

Study/exam achievements

Students are considered pass if he/she has final score at least 40. The final score (FS) is calculated as follow :

10% softskill + 20% assignment + 20% quiz + 25% middle term + 25% final term

 

Final index is defined as follow:

A : 75 100

AB : 70 - 74.99

B : 65 - 69.99

BC : 60 - 64.99

C : 55 - 59.99

D : 40 - 54.99

E : 0 - 39.99

Forms of Media

LCD projectors and whiteboards

Learning Methods

Lecture, question and answer, group presentation

 

References

1.       Brauer, F., and Castillo-Chavez, C., 2012, Mathematical Models in Population Biology and Epidemiology, Springer-Verlag, New York, Inc.

2.       Boyce, W.E. and Di Prima, R. C., 2009, Elementary Differential Equation and Boundary Value Problem, 9 th Edition , John Wiley & Sons Inc. New York.

Notes

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