Module Details

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Title MATHEMATICS I FOR ELECTRICAL ENGINEERS
Code MATH191
Coordinator Prof AE Faraggi
Mathematical Sciences
Alon.Faraggi@liverpool.ac.uk
Year CATS Level Semester CATS Value
Session 2019-20 Level 4 FHEQ First Semester 15

Aims

•To bring students from varying backgrounds up to a common level in preparation for further modules in mathematics.

•To cover in detail the basic techniques of differential calculus, and provide an introduction to the theories of integral calculus, vectors, complex numbers and series


Learning Outcomes

(LO1) Understand the notion of limits on an intuitive level

(LO2) Differentiate functions using the product, quotient and chain rules

(LO3) Understand various applications of the theory of differentiation, including Maclaurin series and Taylor series

(LO4) Carry out simple calculations involving integration, vectors, complex numbers, and series


Syllabus

 

- Functions and Graphs (9lectures)

- Differentiation and its Applications (12 lectures)

- Integration (3lectures)

- Vectors (3lectures)

- Complex numbers (6 lectures)

- Series (3 lectures)


Recommended Texts

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Assessment

EXAM Duration Timing
(Semester)
% of
final
mark
Resit/resubmission
opportunity
Penalty for late
submission
Notes
Assessment 2 Assessment schedule: First Semester  3 hours    90       
CONTINUOUS Duration Timing
(Semester)
% of
final
mark
Resit/resubmission
opportunity
Penalty for late
submission
Notes
Assessment: 2 Assessment schedule : First Semester      10