The course is included in these curricula and study modules

The course takes place in period

1 (2019-08-01 to 2019-10-27)


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Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to develop basic knowledge of calculus and ability to apply this knowledge in real-life applications

Learning outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course the student is expected to: - know the concept of limits and to apply it to determine limits of functions - be able to differentiate and integrate functions both analytically and numerically - be able to determine extreme values (maxima and minima) of multi-variable function - be able to determine areas, lengths and volumes of revolutions.

Course contents

Functions of two or more variables Differentiation -partial derivatives -Application of derivatives(minima,maxima) Integration Techniques of integration Applications of Integrals(areas,volumes) Introduction to 1st order differential equation

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Algebra and Trigonometry [AS-1-006]

Additional information

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Recommended or required reading

Course text book Thomas, George B., Jr., Finney, Ross L., Calculus and Analytic Geometry, 9th edition, Addison Wesle Reference literature College Mathematics with Technology Raymond A. Barnett, Michael R. Ziegler Prentice-Hall

Study activities

  • Lectures - 60 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 50 hours
  • Practical exercises - 19 hours
  • - 4 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 133 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Exams (written-, oral-, home-)

Assessment requirements

multiple exams


Herrman Rene


Herrmann Rene

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Group size

No limit (11 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Course enrolment period

2019-08-12 to 2019-09-08

Assessment methods

2016-12-22 - Exams
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2019-09-06 09:15 - 12:00 B328 Calculus Herrman Rene
2019-09-13 09:15 - 12:00 B328 Calculus Herrman Rene
2019-09-20 09:15 - 12:00 B328 Calculus Herrman Rene
2019-09-27 09:15 - 12:00 B328 Calculus Herrman Rene
2019-10-04 09:15 - 12:00 B328 Calculus Exam 1 Herrman Rene
2019-10-11 09:15 - 16:00 B328 Calculus Herrman Rene
2019-10-25 09:15 - 16:00 B328 Calculus Herrman Rene
2019-11-01 13:15 - 16:00 D398 Calculus Exam 2 Herrman Rene

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