Core Module Information
Module title: Mathematical Methods I GA

SCQF level: 07:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: ELE07410
Module leader: Joseph Oloo
School School of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Engineering and Mathematics

Requisites: Pre-requisite: [Module ELE07402] Foundation Mathematics GA

Description of module content:

1. Calculus including implicit and parametric differentiation, hyperbolic functions, further integration, engineering applications2. Ordinary Differential Equations3. Probability and the Normal Distribution4. Introduction to series including Binomial, MacLaurin and Taylor5. Matrices and Determinants

Learning Outcomes for module:

Upon completion of this module you will be able to

LO1: Apply differentiation and integration techniques.

LO2: Perform operations on matrices.

LO3: Use the laws of probability and applying the normal distribution.

LO4: Use series to approximate functions.

LO5: Solve ordinary differential equations.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 2, Blended,
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: Blended
Location of delivery: MERCHISTON
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Joseph Oloo
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Lecture 20
Face To Face Tutorial 20
Face To Face Centrally Time Tabled Examination 2
Online Guided independent study 158
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Centrally Time Tabled Examination 50 1~2~3~4~5 Exam Period HOURS= 2
Class Test 25 5 Week 1 HOURS= 1
Class Test 25 1 Week 7 HOURS= 1
Component 1 subtotal: 50
Component 2 subtotal: 50
Module subtotal: 100

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:
ELE07110 / ELE07410 Mathematical models I