MA1502 - Algebra

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Mathematics
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2021/22

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

This course aims at strengthening students’ background knowledge in the various topics of algebra. The content includes an introduction to functions, the theory of equations, trigonometric series, binomial theorem, set theory and combinatorics. It emphasizes on understanding the concepts of functions and the manipulation of algebraic problem-solving techniques. Students learn how to apply the concepts and mathematical techniques to solve real-life problems.

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

Continuous Assessment: 30%
Examination: 70%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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