Module Overview

Mathematics 2

To provide the student with knowledge and skills in Mathematics relevant to a course of study in science.

Module Code

MATH H1041

ECTS Credits


*Curricular information is subject to change

Differential Calculus:

Rate of Change: Geometric interpretation of derivatives: Differentiation of sums, products and quotients of functions: The chain rule. Differentiation of trigonometric, exponential and log functions.

Further Derivatives:

Applications to maximum and minimum problems: Applications to curve sketching.

Indefinite Integration:

Evaluation of integrals of polynomial, trigonometric, logarithmic and exponential functions: Integration by substitution: Definite integration: Applications to volume of a cone.

Solution of separable first order differential equations:

Applications to first order chemical reactions, radio-active decay, population growth and decay.

Module Content & Assessment
Assessment Breakdown %
Formal Examination70
Other Assessment(s)30