Engineering Mathematics I

Korea University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Engineering Mathematics I

  • Host University

    Korea University

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    Mechanical Engineering

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Prerequisites & Class Requirements

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    In this class, the solution of differential equations will be introduced and its application on engineering problems will be discussed. In addition, the vector and matrix analysis will be covered.

    Course Objectives
    Learn fundamental engineering mathematics required for mechanical engineers.

    Textbook: Peter V. O'Neil Advanced Engineering Mathematics, 5th edition
    Mathematical Handbook of Formulas and Tables(Schaum's Outlines)
    Class homepage:

    Homework problem set would be given for two or three chapter (4-6 times).

    First-Order Differential Equation

    First-Order, Second-Order Differential Equations

    Second-Order Differential Equations

    Laplace Transform

    Laplace Transform

    Series Solution

    Series Solution


    Vectors and Vector Spaces

    Matrices and Systems of Linear Equations


    Eigenvalues, Diagonalization, and Special Matrices

    Eigenvalues, Diagonalization, and Special Matrices

    Systems of Linear Differential Equations

    Systems of Linear Differential Equations, Qualitative Methods & Systems of Nonlinear Differential Equations


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