Demonstrator for Introduction to Mathematics for Computer Science
1st year undergraduate module, University of Birmingham, School of Computer Science, 2016
 Introduction to Mathematics for Computer Science, Semester 2, 2016
 Module Lecturer: Steve Vickers

Content:
 Coordinate geometry: Equations of lines and circles; gradients.
 Functions and their graphs: A very vivid way to describe functions and their properties.
 Functions at large x: This aspect of functions is interesting in its own right, but also important for analysing the efficiency of computer algorithms.
 Differential calculus: Rules for finding gradients. This lies right at the heart of mathematical applications.
 Differential calculus continued.
 Polynomials: Manipulating them, and something about finding their roots.
 Trigonometry: Calculating with angles.
 Complex numbers: What happens if you invent an "imaginary" square root of 1. The amazing idea that trigonometry is just imaginary exponentiation.
 Integration: Finding areas  or the opposite of differentiation.
 Simultaneous linear equations: Solving linear equations simultaneously.
 Activities:
 Joinlty running exercise classes
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