School Of Computing, Engineering And Mathematics

About this Unit

This unit is the first of two mathematics units to be completed by all students enrolled in an engineering degree during their first year of study. The content covers a number of topics that underpin the later-stage engineering mathematics units. The subject matter includes: differential and integral calculus of a single variable, complex numbers, aspects of matrix algebra, vectors, and some elementary statistics and probability theory. The aim of this unit is to introduce a number of key mathematical concepts needed in the study of Engineering, and to provide a solid foundation for the follow-on unit Mathematics for Engineers 2.

Mathematics for Engineers 1Western Sydney University Unit Code: 200237.4

Discipline: MATHEMATICS

Student Contribution Band: 2

Level: 1

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator

Charles Zworestine

Assumed Knowledge

HSC Mathematics achieved at Band 5 or 6. This is the minimum requirement.

Equivalent Units

14505 Engineering Mathematics 1; 200195 Mathematical Methods A; 200196 Mathematical Methods B; 700019 Mathematics for Engineers 1 (WSTC); 700101 Mathematics for Engineers 1 (WSTC Assoc Deg)

Incompatible Units

200031 Mathematics for Business; 200189 Concepts of Mathematics; 300672 Mathematics 1A; 300673 Mathematics 1B

Prerequisite

Students enrolled in 3740 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) or 3689 Bachelor of Engineering must have passed 300743 Mathematics for Engineers Preliminary otherwise permission is required.

Teaching Periods

Period | Offered | Campus | Contact | |||
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2019 Spring | Yes | Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road | - DAY | Charles Zworestine | Timetable. | |

2019 Spring | Yes | Penrith Campus | - DAY | See Coordinator above | Timetable. | |

2019 Sydney City Session 2 | Yes | Sydney City Campus | - DAY | Peter Lendrum | Timetable. | |

2019 Sydney City Session 3 | Yes | Sydney City Campus | - DAY | Peter Lendrum | Timetable. |

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About this Unit

This unit is the first of two mathematics units to be completed by all students enrolled in an engineering degree during their first year of study. The content covers a number of topics that underpin the later-stage engineering mathematics units. The subject matter includes: differential and integral calculus of a single variable, complex numbers, aspects of matrix algebra, vectors, and some elementary statistics and probability theory. The aim of this unit is to introduce a number of key mathematical concepts needed in the study of Engineering, and to provide a solid foundation for the follow-on unit Mathematics for Engineers 2.

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