Courses Catalogue

Advanced Engineering Mathematics

COURSE CODE: MAT7101
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Civil Engineering, Masters
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Postgraduate

Course Description

COURSE DESCRIPTION

The course covers advanced mathematical tools of analysis necessary in management of construction processes and research.  It includes definition of statistical concepts, measures of location, measures of dispersion, presentation and summarization of data, probability distributions, sampling, tolerance and quality control, numerical methods, and advanced calculus.

 

COURSE JUSTIFICATION

 

To develop analytical capability and to impart knowledge in Mathematical and Statistical methods and their applications in Engineering and Technology and to apply these concepts in engineering problems they would come across

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

§  To enable the student outline and use advanced statistical and mathematical tools in the construction management process and research.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The student will:

§  Outline and use advanced mathematics and statistical principles in research and management of construction processes and projects.