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Module Title LF Mathematics I
SchoolSchool of Engineering
Department Elec, Elec & Sys Engineering
Module Code 06 34679
Module Lead Austin Tomlinson
Level Foundation Level
Credits 10
Semester Semester 1
Restrictions Safeguarding is led by the BIA for under 18s, academics teaching this module would not have 1-1 meetings with students in private offices with U18. Academics having 1-1 tutorials will be DBS checked and aware of relevant safeguarding procedures
Contact Hours Lecture-33 hours
Seminar-22 hours
Guided independent study-45 hours
Total: 100 hours
Description This introductory module develops confidence and knowledge of basic mathematical skills and problem solving techniques. Topics covered include basic algebra, functions, logarithms and exponentials, binomial theorem, progressions and trigonometry.
Learning Outcomes By the end of the module students should be able to:
  • Manipulate algebraic expressions and solve equations including polynomials, logarithms and exponentials
  • Sketch simple functions
  • Use binomial theorem, algebraic progressions and geometric progressions to solve problems
  • Use trigonometry to solve problems in geometry
Assessment 34679-01 : Exam : Exam (School Arranged) - Written Unseen (50%)
34679-05 : class test 1 : Class Test (25%)
34679-06 : class test 2 : Class Test (25%)
Assessment Methods & Exceptions Assessments:

50% from 2 written class tests
50% written unseen examination (90 minutes)


100% exam in the supplementary period
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