Duration:
Number of lectures per week: 2 lectures per week, plus a tutorial every third week.
Assessment: Assignments will count for ?% of the mark.
End-of-year Examination: Three hour exam. Result is combined with results of 1S1 and 1S3.
Description: Vectors and linear algebra, differential equations, and applications to biological examples.
More detailed outline:
Vectors, addition, scalar product, cross product, vector equation of a line in 3 dimensions, triple vector product, differentiation. (Anton:13.1-13.6)
Matrices, systems of linear equations, determinants. (Anton&Rorres: Chapters 1-2)
Ordinary Differential Equations of first and second order. Linear differential equations with constant coefficients. Nonhomogeneous. (Kreysig: from Chapter 1-2)
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