Full Title:Mathematics 1
Language of Instruction:English
Module Code:MATH I7004
 
Credits: 5
Valid From:Semester 1 - 2014/15 ( September 2014 )
Module Delivered in 1 programme(s)
Module Description:no description provided
Learning Outcomes:
On successful completion of this module the learner should be able to
  1. Graph and manipulate the common functions of Engineering Mathematics
  2. Use Vector methods to solve problems in Geometry and Mechanics
  3. Estimate the areas of irregular shapes and the volumes of irregular solids
  4. Determine angles, lengths and areas of straight-edged shapes in two and three dimensions
  5. Solve a wide range of algebraic and trigonometric equations
 

Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
Algebra
Transposition of Formulae, Linear Simultaneous Equations in Two and Three unknowns, Non-Linear Equations
Mensuration
Irregular areas, Trapezium Rule, Simpson's Rule, Irregular Volumes, Trapezoidal Rule, Prismoidal Rule
Functions of One Variable
Polynomial, Exponential, Natural and Common Logarithm, Exponential equation, Determination of Experimental Laws
Trigonometry
Sine and Cosine Rules, Solution of Polygonal figures, Circular measurement , Waves , Trigonometric Equations
Vectors
Vectors in two and three Dimensions , Scalar product , Vector Product , , Application to problems in Geometry and Mechanics
Assessment Breakdown%
Course Work20.00%
End of Module Formal Examination80.00%

Full Time

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Marks Out Of Pass Marks Assessment Date Duration
Continuous Assessment Ten weekly homework exercises 1,2,3,4,5 10.00 0 0 n/a 0
Continuous Assessment Two Class Tests 1,2,3,4,5 10.00 0 0 n/a 60
No Project
No Practical
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Marks Out Of Pass Marks Assessment Date Duration
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination 1,2,3,4,5 80.00 0 0 End-of-Semester 0
Reassessment Requirement
A repeat examination
Reassessment of this module will consist of a repeat examination. It is possible that there will also be a requirement to be reassessed in a coursework element.

DKIT reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload & Resources

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Class Room 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Tutorial Class Room 1.00 Every Week 1.00
Independent Study No Description 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Directed Reading No Description 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 8.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 4.00
This course has no Part Time workload.
Resources
Recommended Book Resources
  • A. Croft &R. Davison 2006, Foundation Mathematics, 1 Ed., Prentice Hall
  • K. Stroud 2007, Engineering Mathematics, 6 Ed., Palgrave MacMillan
  • J. Bird 2003, Engineering Mathematics, 3 Ed., Newnes
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
DK_ECIVL_7 Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering 2 Mandatory