# Welcome to Math 583

- Instructor: Kevin Cooper
- Office: Neill 222
- Office Hours: TBA
- Phone: 5-4771
- Text: None
- Prerequisites: We assume only a reasonable undergraduate understanding of mathematics, and a very little bit of familiarity with programming concepts.
- Topics: Installation, scripting concepts, importing libraries, common mathematical scenarios, using built-in functions, graphics.
- Grading: There will be three or four small programming assignments worth 25 points each. There will be no tests. In addition, five points per week will be awarded for participation in the In Class Exercises.

Welcome to Math 583, Mathematical Hacking.