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COURSE SYLLABUS

Linear Algebra and Calculus 7.5 Credits

Linjär algebra och integralkalkyl
First cycle, M0030M
Version
Course syllabus valid: Autumn 2018 Sp 1 - Present
The version indicates the term and period for which this course syllabus is valid. The most recent version of the course syllabus is shown first.


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 requirements for first cycle studies you must have successfully completed upper secondary education and documented skills in English language and Calculs M0029M or equivalent.


More information about English language requirements


Selection

The selection is based on 1-165 credits.



Course Aim
The student shall acquire basic skills in one variable calculus and linear algebra.

Contents
Integration of functions of one variable, primitive functions, generalised integrals, applications. Vector algebra and geometry, vectors and matrices, systems of linear equations, determinants. Computer tools.

Realization
Lectures, problem solving, computer tasks.

Examination
Written examination and computer tasks.

Examiner
Thomas Strömberg

Transition terms
The course M0030M is equal to MAM282

Literature. Valid from Spring 2016 Sp 4
R. A. Adams, Calculus: A complete course, Addison-Wesley, Toronto (the latest edition).
Lay D: Linear algebra and its applications, Addison-Wesley, Boston (the latest edition).

Norbert Euler and Marianna Euler: Problems, Theory and Solutions in Linear Algebra: Part 1 Euclidean Space. Bookboon.com
Free online access at http://bookboon.com/se/problems-theory-and-solutions-in-linear-algebra-ebook

Course offered by
Department of Engineering Sciences and Mathematics

Items/credits
NumberTypeCreditsGrade
0001Written exam6.9TG G U 3 4 5
0002Laboration0.6TG U G#

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.

Syllabus established
The syllabus is approved by the Department of Mathematics and is valid from August 2007.

Last revised
by Mats Näsström 15 Jun 2018