MA2181 - Mathematical Methods for Engineering

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Mathematics
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
MA1200 / MA1300 and MA1201 / MA1301 or
MA2176 or equivalent
Exclusive Courses:
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2016/17
Semester B 2017/18 (Tentative)

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

This course aims to develop a basic understanding of a range of mathematics tools with emphasis on engineering applications. It is intended for students to solve problems with techniques from advanced linear algebra, ordinary differential equations and multi-variable differentiation. Fourier series and Laplace transforms are also introduced. The course helps students develop skills to think quantitatively and analyse problems critically.

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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