This unit of study focuses on scientific problem solving and data visualization using computers. Students will learn how to solve problems arising in the natural sciences and mathematics using core features of MATLAB, with a choice of problems from various areas of science. No previous knowledge of programming is assumed.
2 hours of lectures and 3 hours of practicals per week.
One 2-hour final exam, one assignment, two lab-based practical tests and completion of computational lab sessions (100%)
[(MATH1X01 or MATH1X21) and MATH1X02] OR HSC Mathematics, Linear Algebra