
Academic Year:  2019/0 
Owning Department/School:  Department of Computer Science 
Credits:  6 [equivalent to 12 CATS credits] 
Notional Study Hours:  120 
Level:  Certificate (FHEQ level 4) 
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Assessment Summary:  CW 25%, EX 75% 
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Supplementary Assessment: 

Requisites:  Before taking this module you must take CM10196 
Description:  Aims: To introduce students to a mathematical basis to support computer science in general and other computer science units in particular. Learning Outcomes: On completion of the unit, the students will be able to: 1. Calculate with the rudiments of linear algebra. 2. Reason about series to the point of Taylor/Maclaurin expansions. 3. Use appropriate software tools for linear algebra and calculus. Skills: Application of Number (T/F,A), Problem Solving (T/F,A). Content: Linear Algebra elementary matrices and vectors, Gaussian elimination, inverses, determinants, Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors, equations of lines and planes in space. Series: sequences and series, convergence, real numbers, derivatives, absolute convergence, comparison and integral tests, Taylor/Maclaurin series. 
Programme availability: 
CM10197 is Compulsory on the following programmes:Department of Computer Science

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