Courses & Units

Computational Techniques 3 KMA350

Hobart

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Introduction

Fundamental numerical processes for obtaining approximate but useful solutions to mathematical models. Topics include: errors in computations; solution of linear and non-linear equations arising from problems in the physical and biological sciences, commerce and engineering; approximation of functions; numerical integration and differentiation; eigenvalues and eigenvectors with applications to differential equations and optimisation.

Summary

Unit name Computational Techniques 3
Unit code KMA350
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Natural Sciences
Discipline Mathematics
Coordinator

Michael Brideson

Teaching staff

Level Advanced
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 22/2/2021 23/3/2021 12/4/2021 30/5/2021

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Fees

Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
020105 $993.00 $993.00 not applicable $2,402.00

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Requisites

Prerequisites

KMA152 OR JEE103 and KMA154 OR JEE104

Co-requisites

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

  • KME300

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

3x1-hr lectures, 1-hr tutorial, 1-hr lab session weekly

Assessment

2 hr exam (80%), internal assessment (20%)

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Textbooks

Required

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