The Language of Mathematics, 4 credits (TSIT04)

Matematisk kommunikation, 4 hp

Main field of study

Mathematics Applied Mathematics

Level

First cycle

Course type

Programme course

Examiner

Jan-Åke Larsson

Director of studies or equivalent

Klas Nordberg
Course offered for Semester Period Timetable module Language Campus VOF
6CYYY Applied Physics and Electrical Engineering, M Sc in Engineering 2 (Spring 2017) 1, 2 3, 3 Swedish Linköping v
6KMAT Mathematics, Bachelor´s Programme (Additional courses) 2 (Spring 2017) 1, 2 3, 3 Swedish Linköping v
6CYYI Applied Physics and Electrical Engineering - International, M Sc in Engineering, French 2 (Spring 2017) 1, 2 3, 3 Swedish Linköping v
6CYYI Applied Physics and Electrical Engineering - International, M Sc in Engineering, Spanish 2 (Spring 2017) 1, 2 3, 3 Swedish Linköping v
6CYYI Applied Physics and Electrical Engineering - International, M Sc in Engineering, German 2 (Spring 2017) 1, 2 3, 3 Swedish Linköping v
6CYYI Applied Physics and Electrical Engineering - International, M Sc in Engineering, Chinese 2 (Spring 2017) 1, 2 3, 3 Swedish Linköping v
6CYYI Applied Physics and Electrical Engineering - International, M Sc in Engineering, Japanese 2 (Spring 2017) 1, 2 3, 3 Swedish Linköping v

Main field of study

Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

Course level

First cycle

Advancement level

G1X

Course offered for

  • Applied Physics and Electrical Engineering, M Sc in Engineering
  • Mathematics, Bachelor´s Programme
  • Applied Physics and Electrical Engineering - International, M Sc in Engineering

Entry requirements

Note: Admission requirements for non-programme students usually also include admission requirements for the programme and threshold requirements for progression within the programme, or corresponding.

Prerequisites

Foundation Course in Mathematics, Calculus in One Variable 1 and 2 and Linear algebra (or equivalent).

Intended learning outcomes

For the student to obtain

  • an increased awareness and understanding of mathematical reasoning
  • a deeper insight into mathematical theoretical structures
  • a better ability to present mathematical reasoning, in speech as well as in writing.

Course content

Matemathical theory and its structure, in connection to mathematical analysis and linear algebra. Presentation of matemathics.

Teaching and working methods

The teaching will be done in discussion seminars.
The course runs over the entire spring semester.

Examination

UPG1Oral presentations and written hand-insU, G4 credits
Grades are given as ‘Fail’ or ‘Pass’.

Grades

Two-grade scale, U, G

Department

Institutionen för systemteknik

Director of Studies or equivalent

Klas Nordberg

Examiner

Jan-Åke Larsson

Education components

Preliminary scheduled hours: 34 h
Recommended self-study hours: 73 h

Course literature

Additional literature

Other

The course literature of TATA24, TATA41, TATA42 and TATA43. Hand-outs. 

Additional literature

Other

The course literature of TATA24, TATA41, TATA42 and TATA43. Hand-outs. 

UPG1 Oral presentations and written hand-ins U, G 4 credits
Grades are given as ‘Fail’ or ‘Pass’.

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LiU’s rule book for education at first-cycle and second-cycle levels is available at http://styrdokument.liu.se/Regelsamling/Innehall/Utbildning_pa_grund-_och_avancerad_niva. 

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