Calculus and Linear Algebra

MAT10 Calculus and Linear Algebra

Spring 2019

  • Learning outcome

    Upon completion of the course the students can

    Knowledge

    • Understand basic concepts of calculus and linear algebra.

    Skills

    • Use tools from analysis: trigonometric and inverse trigonometric functions, integration techniques (integrations by parts and substitution), Taylor polynomials, Taylor series.
    • Apply complex numbers, in particular to solve algebraic equations.
    • Master basic tools of linear algebra: vectors, matrices, Gauss-elimination in systems of linear equations, determinants, Cramer's formula, inverse matrices.
    • Understand and analyze linear transformations, eigenvalues and eigenvectors, quadratic forms.

    General competence

    • Learn new mathematical tools, which have many applications in economics courses and serve as a background for more specialized mathematical courses.

Overview

ECTS Credits
7.5
Teaching language
Norwegian
Semester

Spring. Offered spring 2019.