Entrance requirements:MAM1000W (corequisite), or already have an equivalent knowledge of Mathematics.
Course outline: An introduction to Applied Mathematics and Mathematical Modelling including approximations and estimation theory; numerical methods, dynamical systems and modelling and simulation of discrete and continuous processes with MATLAB. Exposure to research methodology and mathematical communication.
Lectures: First Semester: 2nd period Monday, Wednesday, Friday. Second Semester: 2nd period Tuesday, Thursday
Tutorials: One 1-hour tutorial per week.
DP requirements: A class record of 30% or more.
Assessment: Class record counts 40%; one no longer than 3-hour paper written in October/November makes up the balance.