To give students an elementary of multivariable Calculus and statistics;
To introduce the concept of modeling and various mathematical models in practical problems;
To develop students' ability to work independently and to acquire the skill of problem solving;
To improve students’ ability to learn academic contents using English.
A. have an initial understanding of the basic concepts which are the subject of this module;
B. have a good appreciation of the link between mathematics and other subjects;
C. be able to understand the mathematical models for simple practical problems.
D. describe statistical data;
E. use the Binomial, Poisson and Normal distributions;
F. understand the basic principle of inferential statistics.
G. be able to utilize the new technology such as computer programs and online resources to perform self-study.
The module will be typically organized as a combination of lecturers and tutorials.