UWA Handbook 2014

Unit details

MATH7432 4P2: Analysis and Geometry 2 [UG]

Credit 6 points
Availability Semester 2 (see Timetable)
Content Analysis, and topics closely related to analysis, comprise a wide range of fundamental subjects in pure mathematics including functional analysis, topology, differential equations and differential forms, analysis on manifolds and differential geometry. This unit covers at least one of these subjects, changing from year to year, depending on student demand and lecturer availability. The content complements that of MATH7431 4P1: Analysis and Geometry 1.
Outcomes Students are able to develop mathematical intuitions and the ability to articulate these intuitions within a formalism at an appropriate level; understand and appreciate the power and beauty of mathematical abstraction; communicate effectively with others; present mathematical results in a logical and coherent fashion; and undertake continuous learning, aware that an understanding of fundamentals is necessary for effective application.
Assessment This may comprise an end-of-semester examination and in-semester tests or assignments. All assessment tasks require students to apply their knowledge of the unit content to solve previously unseen problems. Credit is given for clarity and correctness of presentation as well as for actual results.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
Unit Coordinator(s) Professor Latchezar Stoyanov
Location UWA (Crawley)
Mode on-campus
Unit rules
Prerequisites: (MATH2209 Calculus and Probability and MATH2020 Multivariable Calculus and Linear Algebra) or MATH2040 Engineering Mathematics
Contact hours lectures: 39 hrs
Unit Outlinehttp://www.unitoutlines.ecm.uwa.edu.au/Units/MATH7432/SEM-2/2014
Unit web page http://www.maths.uwa.edu.au/students/units
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