Aims and Fit of Module
To give students a broad education in calculus of multivariable functions, differential equations and infinite series, which includes the topics usually covered in a standard course of advanced calculus.
To give students an appreciation of the application of mathematics to science and engineering
To introduce the mathematical modeling for solving practical problems.
To develop students' ability to work independently and to acquire the skill of problem solving.
On successful completion of this module, students are expected to”
"have a good understanding of the basic concepts which are the subject of this module;
"have a good appreciation of the link between mathematics and other subjects;
"have the basic skills of problem solving;
“be able to establish mathematical models for simple practical problems.
Method of teaching and learning
The module will be typically organized as a combination of lectures and tutorials.