__COURSE__** EMT
121 ENGINEERING MATHEMATICS II**

__YEAR/SEMESTER__** Year
I, Semester II**

__CONTACT HOURS__** 60
hours (45 hrs. lecture, 15 hrs. tutorial)**

** Credit
Hours = 4**

__PURPOSE OF THE COURSE__

This course is designed
is to enable the student to develop a thorough understanding of advanced
algebra and trigonometry. It introduces coordinate geometry and the binary
system to the student, and establishes the basis for further studies in
engineering in the second year.

__ASSESSMENT__

Assessment will be by Coursework and
Final Examination**.** Coursework will comprise
assignments, tests, quizzes, etc. The Final Examination will be a single three-hour
paper.

The weighting of Coursework and
Final Examination will be:

Coursework = 50%

Final exam =
50%

__COURSE CONTENT__

**Trigonometry**

Angular Measurement – The degree.
The radian. Positive and negative angles. Circular Measurement – The length
of an arc. The area of a sector. Trigonometric Ratios, Solution of a triangle.
Trigonometric functions and graphs. Trigonometric Identities – Addition
law for sines, cosines, tangents, double angle identity. Half angle identity.
Solving equations.

**Algebra**

Sequences, Series, Formulae for
summation of arithmetic and geometric sequences. The concept of convergence and
divergence and situations that give rise to such behaviors. The Binomial Theorem.
Matrices. The Binary Number System. Boolean Algebra. The straight line. The
Ellipse. The parabola. The Hyperbola. Complex Numbers. Vectors.

__RECOMMENDED TEXT__

Stroud,K.A.
*Engineering Mathematics*. Sixth Edition.