Short Title:Mathematics 1
Full Title:Mathematics 1
Language of Instruction:English
Module Code:MATH H1060
 
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Electronics and automation
Module Delivered in 5 programme(s)
Reviewed By:JAMES WRIGHT
Module Author:PAUL FARRELL
Module Description:This subject supports other electronic engineering subjects in year 1 by covering algebra, coordinate geometry of the plane, right angled triangles, oscillations and complex numbers.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Manipulate and solve simple algebraic expressions and equations.
LO2 Manipulate and solve some special types of algebraic and trigonometric expressions/equations.
LO3 Apply the basic techniques of trigonometry to solve problems in Electronic Engineering.
LO4 Find the equation of a straight line through data. Find the centre and radius of a circle. Convert from Cartesian to polar form in 2D.
LO5 Perform algebra using complex numbers.
 

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Continuous Assessment Midterm Test 1,2 30.00 Week 7
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination 1,2,3,4,5 70.00 End-of-Semester

TU Dublin – Tallaght Campus reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecturer/Lab Class based instruction 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Independent Learning Time Study by student 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 7.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 4.00
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecturer/Lab class based 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Learning Time Study by student 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 7.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
 

Module Resources

Required Book Resources
  • Dr. Anthony Croft, Robert Davidson, Martin Hargreaves and James Flint 2012, Engineering Mathematics: A Foundation for Electronic, Electrical, Communications and Systems Engineers, 4th edition Ed., Pearson Education Limited [ISBN: ISBN: 978 0 273 719779]
Recommended Book Resources
  • Kuldeep Singh 2003, Engineering mathematics through applications, Palgrave MacMilan [ISBN: 0-333-92224-7]
  • K. A. Stroud 1987, Engineering mathematics, 4th ed Ed., Macmillan London [ISBN: 0333 - 62022 – 4]
This module does not have any article/paper resources
This module does not have any other resources
 

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_EAELE_B Bachelor Degree in Engineering (Honours) in Electronic Engineering 1 Mandatory
TA_EAENS_B Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Engineering Software 1 Mandatory
TA_EAELE_D Bachelor of Engineering in Electronic Engineering 1 Mandatory
TA_EAENS_D Bachelor of Engineering in Engineering Software 1 Mandatory
TA_EELEC_C Higher Certificate in Engineering in Electronic Engineering 1 Mandatory