# MATH2921 Vector Calculus and Differential Equations (advanced)

## General Information

This page contains information on the Intermediate Unit of Study MATH2921 Vector Calculus and Differential Equations (advanced).

This unit is offered in Semester 1.

Lecturer(s): Robert Marangell

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- Credit point value: 6CP.
- Classes per week: Three lectures, one tutorial and practice class.

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** Latex Sample **

**Important Links**

Canvas ed AIM Free Textbook Initiative

**Textbooks**

Elementary Differential Equations with Boundary Value Problems. By William F. Trench.

Calculus III. By Jerrold E Marsden and Alan J. Weinstein.

Introduction to Partial Differential Equations. By P. J. Olver. This is a link to the Library’s website where you can access the electronic text of this book. Click on the full text online link.

** Matrix ODEs Notes **

Here are some notes that I have written to supplement the Matrix ODEs material. These are intended as a supplement to Chapters 9 and 10 in Trench.

Matrix ODEs

** Change of variables **

*Vector Calculs*by Michael Corral. Online. 2008. The full text is also available via the AIM Free textbook initiative. Link to the full text is here. The relevant section is below. Change of Variables

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Please note that any corrections to Quiz marks must be made by Friday, May 04.

Please note that any corrections to Assignment 1 marks must be made by Friday, May 25.

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