I am emailing a link of this to everyone on the class list every week. If you are not receiving these emails or want to have them sent to another email address feel free to email me at jpmccarthymaths@gmail.com and I will add you to the mailing list.

Week 5

In Week 5 we finished looking at simply supported beams. We then looked at fixed end beams and cantilevered beams.

Week 6

In Week 6 we will summarise what we learnt about beam and look at numerical approximations to solutions of differential equations that we cannot solve exactly.

Assessment 1

Assessment 1 has been emailed to all of you. The hand in date is, tomorrow,  17:30 Thursday 12 October 2017. I will be in A283 from 10:00-12:00 and 13:00-17:30. Work handed in late shall be assigned a mark of zero.

Assessment 2

Assessment 2 will be handed out on Friday but doesn’t have to be completed until the Monday of Week 11, giving you more than five full weeks to complete it.


Please feel free to ask me questions about the exercises via email or even better on this webpage — especially those of us who struggled in the test.

Student Resources

Please see the Student Resources tab on the top of this page for information on the Academic Learning Centre, etc.