MA1200 - Calculus and Basic Linear Algebra I

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Mathematics
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Exclusive Courses:
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2023/24, Semester B 2023/24, Summer 2024
Semester A 2024/25 (Tentative), Semester B 2024/25 (Tentative), Summer 2025 (Tentative)

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This is the first of two required courses designed for students pursuing studies in engineering or science. It aims to equip students with mathematical skills and methods essential for study of calculus and linear algebra, develop fluency in concepts and techniques from differential calculus, and provide students with mathematical training for all further study in science/engineering and its applications.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 30%
Examination: 70%
Examination Duration: 3 hours
For a student to pass the course, at least 30% of the maximum mark for the examination must be obtained.
Detailed Course Information