*This module is designed for first-year engineering students. Students will not be credited for more than one of the following modules for their degree: WTW 146, WTW 148 and WTW 124,
Vector algebra with applications to lines and planes in space, matrix algebra, systems of linear equations, determinants, complex numbers, factorisation of polynomials and conic sections. Integration techniques, improper integrals. The definite integral, fundamental theorem of Calculus. Applications of integration. Elementary power series and Taylor’s theorem. Vector functions, space curves and arc lengths. Quadratic surfaces and multivariable functions.
Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
WTW 114 GS or WTW 158 GS
4 lectures per week, 1 tutorial per week
Language of tuition
Module is presented in English
Mathematics and Applied Mathematics
Period of presentation
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