ZRC-00800 Refresher course Mathematics

Course

Credits 0.00

Teaching methodContact hours
Lecture12
Independent study0
Course coordinator(s)dr. OA van Herwaarden
drs. GD Esmeijer
Lecturer(s)drs. GD Esmeijer

Language of instruction:

NL

Continuation courses:

MAT-12806 Mathematics M (Mathematics for Social Sciences).

Contents:

Refreshing pre-university mathematics: - quadratic -, power -, exponential -, and logarithmic functions, including solving equations
- differentiation, including sum rule, product rule, quotient rule and chain rule; extremes.

Learning outcomes:

After the course the student is expected to have the knowledge and skills to:
- solve (simple) equations using power -, exponential -, and logarithmic functions;
- determine the derivative of (composite) functions;
- use the derivative to determine extremes of functions.

Activities:

Study course text and do exercises.
It is not necessary to register for this course.

Examination:

Not applicable.

Literature:

'Voorbereidingspakket Wiskunde' (O.A. van Herwaarden), WUR-Shop.