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ES4C3 - Mathematical and Computer Modelling

  • Module code: ES4C3
  • Module name: Mathematical and Computer Modelling
  • Department: School of Engineering
  • Credit: 15

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

To provide the theoretical background to advanced modelling techniques as used in industry and to provide the necessary software application skills.

Principal learning outcomes

By the end of the module the student should be able to: reproduce theoretical derivations used in the computer solution of ordinary differential equations and partial differential equations; be able to use modern computer software such as Matlab and Maple to solve engineering problems that involve a variety of ordinary differential equations and partial differential equations.

Timetabled teaching activities

Spring. This module includes 30 hours of lectures. Required self-study: 120 hours

Departmental link

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/eng/eso/modules/year4/es4c3

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
15 CATS (Module code: ES4C3-15)
C (Assessed/examined work) Worksheet based on Laboratory Classes 15%
  Assignment - Computational Exercise 35%
  2 hour examination (Summer) 50%
VA (Visiting students only) 100% assessed (part year) visiting 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core
  • MEng Engineering (H10L) - Year 4
  • MEng Systems Engineering (H63A) - Year 4
  • MEng Systems Engineering (H63B) - Year 4
  • MEng Systems Engineering (HH63) - Year 4
  • MEng Systems Engineering with Intercalated Year (HH64) - Year 5
  • MEng Systems Engineering with Year in Research (HH65) - Year 5
Optional Core

N/A

Optional
  • MSc in Scientific Computing (G5P5) - Year 2
  • MEng Engineering (H107) - Year 4
  • MEng Engineering with Intercalated Year (H109) - Year 5
  • MEng Engineering (H10C) - Year 4
  • MEng Engineering (H10D) - Year 4
  • MEng Engineering (H10G) - Year 4
  • MEng Engineering (H10K) - Year 4
  • MEng Engineering (H10M) - Year 4
  • MEng Engineering with Year in Research (H110) - Year 5
  • MEng Mechanical Engineering (H30G) - Year 4
  • MEng Mechanical Engineering (H30H) - Year 4
  • MEng Mechanical Engineering (H30P) - Year 4
  • MEng Mechanical Engineering (H311) - Year 4
  • MEng Mechanical Engineering with Intercalated Year (H312) - Year 5
  • MEng Mechanical Engineering with Year in Research (H313) - Year 5