MAT-14803 Mathematics 1


Studiepunten 3.00

Course coordinator(s)ir. TJ van de Pol
Lecturer(s)dr. M de Gee
ir. TJ van de Pol
MSc C van Altena
MJC Rienstra-Negenman
AB van der Roest
prof. dr. J Molenaar
Examiner(s)prof. dr. J Molenaar
dr. M de Gee

Language of instruction:


Assumed knowledge on:

Dutch VWO Wiskunde A (Mathematics A) or comparable foreign education

Continuation courses:



- equations and functions;
- power functions, exponential functions, and logarithmic functions;
- differentiation;
- periodic functions;
- integration.

Learning outcomes:

After this course, the student is expected to:
- have working knowledge of basic concepts, methods and techniques from calculus at VWO Mathematics B level;
- be able to apply mathematical knowledge, insights and methods to solve basic problems in the applied sciences using a systematic approach;
- be able to critically reflect upon the results;
- be able to interpret and evaluate the results in terms of the problem that was modelled mathematically.


- before each lesson: extensive preparation by studying the subject matter of the lesson, doing the assigned exercises and formulating questions for the teacher;
- during each lesson: active participation by asking questions and by doing the assigned exercises (possibly in cooperation with other students);
- after each lesson: recapitulation of and reflection on the subject matter of the lesson.


Exam with open questions and/or short answer questions and/or multiple choice questions.


M. de Gee, 'Wiskunde in Werking: van A naar B' (WURshop).

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