MAS261 Further General Engineering Mathematics

Both semesters, 2017/18 15 Credits
Lecturer: Dr Fionntan Roukema uses MOLE Timetable
Aims Outcomes Assessment

Prerequisites: MAS161 (General Engineering Mathematics)
No other modules have this module as a prerequisite.


  • Reinforce previous mathematical knowledge.
  • Develop new mathematical concepts needed to support engineering at Level 2.
  • Provide a foundation for the Level 3 and 4 courses for engineers.

Learning outcomes

  • Work with Laplace and Fourier transforms.
  • Calculate and work with Fourier series.
  • Understand and solve certain partial differential equations.
  • Calculate multiple integrals.
  • Work with scalar and vector fields.
  • Apply techniques from partial differentiation, including directional derivatives.
  • Understand truth tables and basic logical constructs.
  • Work with modular arithmetic.
  • Understand the processes of induction and recursion.

No lectures, 33 tutorials


One final exam worth 85

Timetable (semester 1)

Tue 16:00 - 16:50 tutorial (group GE) DIA-WR1
Fri 13:00 - 13:50 lab session (group ge) Richard Roberts Room B81