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.
VEN1101 - Engineering Mathematics 1
|1.||Use matrices to solve simultaneous linear equations;|
|2.||Apply first order and second order differential equations to engineering-related problems;|
|3.||Perform simple complex number calculations;|
|4.||Test series for convergence and use MacLaurin method to generate power series; and|
|5.||Apply partial differentiation to engineering problems.|
|Test||Short answer or multiple choice online tests, approximately fortnightly||20%|
|Assignment||Problem solving assignment||20%|
Calculus: Single & Multivariable, 6th edn,
Hughes-Hallett et al. (2013)
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