NAB2010 Applied mathematics
Course description for academic year 2020/2021
Contents and structure
1. order linear differential equations, coupled systems of differential equations, parametric curves in 2 and 3 dimensions.
The student should be able to make practical use of derivation and integration, special techniques for 1st order differential equations, coupled systems of differential equations, parametric curves in the plane and in space, spherical coordinates.
Know basis techniques for differential and integral calculus. Be able to solve basic differential equations and be able to work with vectors and matrices.
- General Qualifications:
The student should be able to use mathematics as a tool in nautical science.
Recommended previous knowledge
NAB1030 Basic Mathematics or equivalent.
Lectures and workshops
Compulsory learning activities
3 written assignments.
Written exam 5 hrs
Grading scale A-F
Examination support material
All written aids allowed.
Allowed calculator: Casio fx-991EX.More about examination support material