Mining and Minerals Engineering

CSM2276 - Mathematics 2B (2011)

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MODULE TITLEMathematics 2B CREDIT VALUE10
MODULE CODECSM2276 MODULE CONVENER Ken O'Brien (Coordinator)
DURATION: TERM 1 2 3
DURATION: WEEKS
Number of Students Taking Module (anticipated)
DESCRIPTION - summary of the module content
AIMS - intentions of the module
The module extends the range of Level 2 mathematical topics encountered within module CSM 2253 (Mathematics 2A) for students on the Mining programme to facilitate the solution of further engineering-related problems on other Modules.
INTENDED LEARNING OUTCOMES (ILOs) (see assessment section below for how ILOs will be assessed)
SYLLABUS PLAN - summary of the structure and academic content of the module
Week 1 Interpolation/Numerical Quadrature Week 2&3 Curve fitting/Polynomial Regression Week 4 Partial differential applications Week 5 Lagrange Multipliers Week 6 Eigenvalues/Eigenvectors Week 7 Statistical Distributions Week 8 Bayes’ Theorem Week 9 Lognormal distribution
LEARNING AND TEACHING
LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND TEACHING METHODS (given in hours of study time)
Scheduled Learning & Teaching Activities Guided Independent Study Placement / Study Abroad
DETAILS OF LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND TEACHING METHODS
ASSESSMENT
FORMATIVE ASSESSMENT - for feedback and development purposes; does not count towards module grade
SUMMATIVE ASSESSMENT (% of credit)
Coursework 30 Written Exams 70 Practical Exams
DETAILS OF SUMMATIVE ASSESSMENT
DETAILS OF RE-ASSESSMENT (where required by referral or deferral)
RE-ASSESSMENT NOTES
RESOURCES
INDICATIVE LEARNING RESOURCES - The following list is offered as an indication of the type & level of
information that you are expected to consult. Further guidance will be provided by the Module Convener

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CREDIT VALUE 10 ECTS VALUE 5
PRE-REQUISITE MODULES CSM2253
CO-REQUISITE MODULES
NQF LEVEL (FHEQ) 2 (NQF Level 5) AVAILABLE AS DISTANCE LEARNING No
ORIGIN DATE Thursday 15 December 2011 LAST REVISION DATE Thursday 15 December 2011
KEY WORDS SEARCH None Defined