MATH06066 2012 Mathematics 2

General Details

Full Title
Mathematics 2
Transcript Title
Maths 2
Code
MATH06066
Attendance
N/A %
Subject Area
MATH - Mathematics
Department
COMP - Computing & Creative Practices
Level
06 - NFQ Level 6
Credit
05 - 05 Credits
Duration
Semester
Fee
Start Term
2012 - Full Academic Year 2012-13
End Term
9999 - The End of Time
Author(s)
Aiden Bell, Cillian OMurchu, Fran O'Regan
Programme Membership
SG_KWDEV_B07 201200 Bachelor of Science in Computing in Web Dev and Creative Media SG_KSYSN_B07 201200 Bachelor of Science in Computing in Systems and Networking L7 SG_KCMPT_B07 201300 Bachelor of Science in Computing SG_KCOMP_H08 201500 Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing SG_KCOMP_G07 201500 Bachelor of Science in Computing SG_KCOMP_G06 201500 Higher Certificate in Science in Computing SG_KSYSN_B07 201500 Bachelor of Science in Computing in Systems and Networking L7 SG_KWDEV_B07 201500 Bachelor of Science in Computing in Web Dev and Creative Media SG_KCOMP_H08 201600 Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing SG_KSYSN_B07 201700 Bachelor of Science in Computing in Systems and Networking L7 SG_KGDEV_B07 201700 Bachelor of Science in Computing in Game Development SG_KWDEV_B07 201700 Bachelor of Science in Computing in Web Dev and Creative Media SG_KSDEV_B07 201700 Bachelor of Science in Computing in Software Development SG_KCOMP_H08 201700 Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing
Description

This subject aims to provide students with essential skills in fundamental Mathematical areas.

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this module the learner will/should be able to;

1.

Calculate probabilities and be able to use standard normal distribution tables

2.

Perform matrix operations

3.

Use trigonometry in various situations

Indicative Syllabus

1.   Probability and Normal Distribution: Laws of probability. Combinations and Permutations. Applications of normal distribution.

2.   Matrix algebra: Matrix operations. Determinant and Inverse. Solution of equations.

3.   Trigonometry: Angles. Trignometric functions, inverse trignometric functions . Solving triangles. Trignometric identities and equations. Cartesian and polar co-ordinates.

Coursework & Assessment Breakdown

Coursework & Continuous Assessment
30 %
End of Semester / Year Formal Exam
70 %

Coursework Assessment

Title Type Form Percent Week Learning Outcomes Assessed
1 Continuous Assessment Inclass examination Continuous Assessment UNKNOWN 30 % Week 8 1,2
             
             

End of Semester / Year Assessment

Title Type Form Percent Week Learning Outcomes Assessed
1 Final Exam 2 hour written paper Final Exam UNKNOWN 70 % End of Term 1,2,3
             
             

Full Time Mode Workload


Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Workload
Lecture Lecture Theatre Lecture 3 Weekly 3.00
Tutorial Flat Classroom Mathematical problem solving 1 Weekly 1.00
Independent Learning UNKNOWN Self Study 3 Weekly 3.00
Total Full Time Average Weekly Learner Contact Time 4.00 Hours

Module Resources

Non ISBN Literary Resources

Giannasi & Low, 2010, Mathematics for Computing and Information Technology

Grossman, 2010, Discrete Mathematics for computing

Mustoe & Barry, 2011, Foundation Mathematics

Curwin & Slater, 2011, Quantitative Methods for Business Decisions

Other Resources

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Additional Information

None