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This course introduces the concepts of complex numbers, matrices and other basic notions of linear algebra over the real and complex numbers. This provides the necessary mathematical background for further study in mathematics, physics, computing science, chemistry and engineering.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
This course has a diagnostic test which you must take before selecting this course. More information about the Diagnostic Tests
The basic course includes a discussion of the following topics: complex numbers and the theory of polynomial equations, vector algebra in two and three dimensions, systems of linear equations and their solution, matrices and determinants.
This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.
Resit: 1 two-hour written examination paper (maximum of (100%) resit and (70%) resit with (30%) in-course assessment).
Support tutorials to be arranged by the Course Coordinator, as need arises.