(1) To develop the basic skills of algebra and geometry and to introduce the mathematics of engineering. To extend the knowledge base in algebra and geometry and to introduce concepts of statistics

(2) To provide students with an appreciation of the breadth of engineering. To develop computing skills. To successfully deploy these skills to generate and communicate engineering knowledge to a range of audiences

Outline Syllabus

Basic algebra: rules of indices and logarithms, manipulation of formulas, factorisation, completing the square, linear and quadratic equations and associated inequalities.