Calculus topics include partial derivatives, first order linear differential equations (DE's), separable DE's, integrating factor, first and second order linear DE's in engineering applications. Simple, double and complex roots of auxiliary equations will also be covered.
NEM1001 - Algebra and Calculus
|1.||Perform further differentiation and integration;|
|2.||Apply first and second order differential equations and partial differentiation to engineering related problems;|
|3.||Use matrices to solve simultaneous equations;|
|4.||Test series for convergence and use MacLaurin method to generate power series;|
|5.||Apply statistical techniques to engineering related problems.|
|Test||Seven Post-Class Quizzes||22.5%|
|Test||Three In-Class Quizzes/Tests||27.5%|
|Examination||End-of-Block Examination (90-120 minutes)||30%|
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