COURSE SYLLABUS

Mathematics 7.5 Credits

Matematik M
First cycle, M0013M
Version
Course syllabus valid: Autumn 2014 Sp 1 - Present
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Syllabus established
The syllabus was approved by the Department of Mathematics and is valid from H07 (Autumn 2007).

Last revised
by Mats Näsström 14 Feb 2014

Education level
First cycle
Grade scale
G U 3 4 5
Subject
Mathematics
Subject group (SCB)
Mathematics

Entry requirements

In order to meet the general entry reguirements for first cycle studies you must have successfully completed upper secondary education and documented skills in English language and Courses M0029M-M0031M or corresponding.


More information about English language requirements


Selection

Selection B



Course Aim
After the course you shall • have basic knowledge in calculus of several variables • have elementary knowledge about partial differential equations

Contents
- Calculus in several variables: functions of several variables, partial differentiation, Taylor series, extreme values, multiple integration, line integrals, surface integrals, vector analysis (the divergence theorem and Stoke’s theorem). - Partial differential equations (PDE): Well known PDE (e.g. the wave equation, the heat equation, Laplace equation...) will be presented and discussed from an engineering point of view. Solution of PDE by separation of variables.

Realization
Lectures and lessons.

Examination
You have to pass a written exam. Grading scale: 3 4 5

Examiner
Peter Wall

Transition terms
The course M0013M is equal to MAM235

Literature. Valid from Autumn 2014 Sp 1 (May change until 10 weeks before course start)
Adams Robert A; Calculus, A Complete Course. Addison-Wesley, latest edition
Kreyszig E: Advanced Engineering Mathematics, latest edition.

Course offered by
Department of Engineering Sciences and Mathematics

Items/credits
NumberTypeCreditsGrade
0001Written exam7.5G U 3 4 5

Study guidance
Study guidance for the course is to be found in our learning platform Canvas before the course starts. Students applying for single subject courses get more information in the Welcome letter. You will find the learning platform via My LTU.