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MA2000 - Mathematics for Scientists and Engineers

Credit points: 03
Year: 2019
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: College of Science and Engineering

Solid geometry, partial derivatives; line integrals, multiple integration, vector calculus; revision of ordinary differential equations, Fourier series, Laplace transforms; partial differential equations; matrix algebra and eigenvalue problems.

Learning Outcomes

  • introduction to topics in geometry, vector calculus, differential equations and linear algebra with emphasis on their implementation in engineering applications;
  • to develop and exercise skill in developing models of physical phenomena and to become familiar with standard techniques for solving associated mathematical problems.
Prerequisites: MA1003
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
EE2000

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 28-Mar-2019
Coordinator: Dr Darcy Mullamphy, Assoc. Professor Shaun Belward
Lecturers: Mr Daniel Cocks, Dr Darcy Mullamphy.
Contact hours:
  • 39 hours lectures
  • 13 hours practicals
    Assessment: end of semester exam (60% - 70%); other exams (15% - 25%); assignments (15% - 25%).

    Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
    Census Date 28-Mar-2019
    Coord/Lect: Mr Jeremy Gordon.
    Contact hours:
    • 39 hours lectures
    • 13 hours practicals
      Assessment: end of semester exam (60% - 70%); other exams (15% - 25%); assignments (15% - 25%).

      Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.