Academic year(s): 2017-2018
SCOTCAT credits : 15
ECTS credits : 7
Level : SCQF Level 9
The module will introduce students to some topics in numerical analysis, which may include methods of approximation, iterative methods for solving systems of linear equations, numerical techniques for differential equations.
Pre-requisite(s): Before taking this module you must pass MT2501
Weekly contact: 2.5 lectures (weeks 1 - 10) and 1 tutorial (weeks 2 - 11).
Scheduled learning hours: 35
Guided independent study hours: 115
As used by St Andrews: 2-hour Written Examination = 70%, Coursework = 30%
As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 70%
Practical examinations : 0%
Re-assessment: 2-hour Written Examination = 100%
Module coordinator: Dr A Naughton
Module teaching staff: Dr A P Naughton