Applied Mathematics 2A

Course Code: APM02A2

Take note that the course code has changed from APM2A10 to APM02A2

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 Study Guide

Course Outline

Sick Test Application Form

Lectures

Day

Time

Group 1 Venue

Group 2 Venue

Tuesday

08:00-08:45

B Les 100

B Les 103

Wednesday

08:00-08:45

B Les 100

B Les 103

Thursday

17:10-17:55

B Les 100

C Les 201

Group 1 Supplementary Notes

Announcements

25 April 2017: The sick tests are to be written on 3 May 2017. Sick Test 1 has the same scope as Semester Test 1 and Sick Test 2 has the same scope as Semester Test 2.

For students who obtained a mark which is strictly less than 30% for the first semester test, a test can be written on 3 May 2017 to try and boost your mark. Take note that the test is capped to 40%.

For students who obtained a mark greater than or equal to 30% for the first semester test, a test can be written on 3 May 2017 which can benefit your mark, but the benefit will be capped to 10%.

 

Semester Test 1

·        Date: Wednesday, 15 March 2017

·        Time: 15:30-17:05

·        Venue: D1 Lab 308

·        Scope: Chapter 1 and Chapter 2 of Trench’s book.
 


Semester Test 2

·        Date: Wednesday, 19 April 2017

·        Time: 15:30-17:05

·        Venue: D1 Lab 308

·        Scope: Chapter 5 of Trench’s book.

Supplementary Semester Tests

·        Date: Wednesday, 26 April 2017

·        Time: 15:30-17:05

·        Venue: To be confirmed

·        Scope: The scope for each supplementary test will be the same as the scope for the relevant semester test.



Final Examination

·        Date: Monday, 12 June 2017

·        Time: 08:30-11:30

·        Venue: To be confirmed

·        Scope: To be confirmed





Consultation

Dr Visaya (Group 2 Lecturer)
B Ring 526

Wednesday, 09:00-10:30

Mr Homann (Group 1 Lecturer)

B Ring 534A

Thursday, 15:30-17:00

Note that the above schedule is subject to change without prior notice.

 Tutorial Groups

Day and Time: Wednesdays, 15:30-17:05 (Timetable codes P19-P20)

Tutorial Group

Students in Group (Based on Surname Range)

Venue

1

AKITE to MAGAGULA

C Les 202

2

MAHANGO to MTHEMBU

C Les 203

3

MTHETHWA to ZULU

C Les 102

 

Tutorials
 

Introduction

Problems

Solutions

Separable equations

Problems

Solutions

Linear equations

Problems

Solutions

Exact equations

Problems

Solutions

Substitutions

Problems

Solutions

Preliminary theory

Problems

Solutions

Reduction of order

Problems

Solutions

Homogeneous linear equations

Problems

Solutions

Undetermined coefficients

Problems

Solutions

Variation of parameters

Problems

Solutions

Cauchy-Euler equation

Problems

Solutions

Systems of linear DEs

Problems

Solutions

Nonlinear DEs

Problems

Solutions

Definition of the Laplace transform

Problems

Solutions

Inverse Laplace transform

Problems

Solutions

Initial value problems

Problems

Solutions

First translation theorem

Problems

Solutions

Second translation theorem

Problems

Solutions

Other operational properties

Problems

Solutions

Dirac delta function

Problems

Solutions

 

Tutorial Tests