Course 2S1 - Mathematics for Science Students
1999-2000
( SF Mathematics as a whole subject within the
Natural Science Moderatorships
)
Lecturer: Dr. Ralph Kenna
Requirements/prerequisites: Course 1S
Duration:
Number of lectures per week: 3
Assessment:
End-of-year Examination: One 3-hour annual examination
Description:
Probability and Statistics
Kreysig: from Chapter 22-23 (excluding topics covered
in 1S).
Multiple integrals, change of variables, Jacobians.
Line, surface and volume integrals.
Gauss's theorem and Stokes' theorem.
Anton (Calculus): Chapters 16-17.
Textbooks:
Essential References
Recommended references
G. B. Thomas & R.L. Finney, Calculus and Analytic Geometry (9th edition), Addison Wesley, 1996.
Oct 7, 1999