15 Credits ACADEMIC YEAR



Aims/Description: The aim of this unit is to develop students' skills in the mathematical principles and theories that underpin the engineering curriculum. Students will be introduced to mathematical methods and statistical techniques in order to analyse and solve problems within an engineering context. On successful completion of this unit students will be able to employ mathematical methods within a variety of contextualised examples, interpret data using statistical techniques, and use analytical and computational methods to evaluate and solve engineering problems.

Restrictions on availability: HNC students in relevant employment

Staff Contact: DRISCOLL HEATHER
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Tutorials, Independent Study
Assessment: i Examination (open book) 90 minutes duration in semester 1 LO1 & 2 ii Examination (open book) 90 minutes duration in semester 2 LO3 & 4

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre):

Teaching timetable

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NOTE
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Teaching methods and assessment displayed on this page are indicative for 2021-22. Students will be informed by the academic department of any changes made necessary by the ongoing pandemic.

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