Module Code :

PC2134

IVLE

Module Title : 
MATHEMATICAL MTDS IN PHYSICS I 
Module Description : 
This module aims to give students the necessary mathematical skills for other physics courses. The topics to be covered include: complex numbers and hyperbolic functions; multivariable calculus; elements of vector calculus; Taylor series; Fourier series, Dirac deltafunction, Fourier transforms, Laplace transforms, physical applications; secondorder ordinary and partial differential equations, wave equation, diffusion equation, Poisson’s equation; Green’s functions; SturmLiouville theory; special functions associated with physical systems, Hermite polynomials, Bessel functions, Legendre functions. 
Module Examinable : 


Exam Date : 
31072018 PM

Modular Credits : 
4 
Prerequisite : 
MA1101R and MA1102R or equivalent 
Preclusion : 
Nil 
Module Workload (ABCDE)* : 
31015 
Remarks : 
Nil 
* 
A: no. of lecture hours per week
B: no. of tutorial hours per week
C: no. of laboratory hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week
 
Class  Type  Week Type  Week Day  Start  End  Room 
SL1  LECTURE  EVERY WEEK  MONDAY  900  1100  S120403,

SL1  LECTURE  EVERY WEEK  WEDNESDAY  900  1100  S120403,

SL1  LECTURE  EVERY WEEK  FRIDAY  900  1100  S120403,


Class  Type  Week Type  Week Day  Start  End  Room 
Iteration 
ST1  TUTORIAL  EVERY WEEK  FRIDAY  1400  1500  S120403,

Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 9].


