Course syllabus

Matematisk modellering med statistiska tillämpningar, projekt
Mathematical Modelling with Statistical Applications, Project

FMAF25, 3 credits, G2 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2016/17
Decided by: Education Board B
Date of Decision: 2016-03-29

General Information

Main field: Technology.
Compulsory for: Pi2
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish



Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must


Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must


Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must

be able to examine a mathematical or statistical model and its ability to describe reality.


The course contains a lecture part (30%) and a project part(70%).

The lecture part includes a guest lecture with compulsory attendance.

The project part consists of two shorter projects. The participants are given rough plans for the projects at start.

Examination details

Grading scale: UG
Assessment: Written report on one to two small projects. Oral presentation of one project. Written test on what was done in the project may occur.


Admission requirements:

Required prior knowledge: FMAF05 Mathematics - Systems and Transforms , FMS012 Mathematical Statistics, Basic course
The number of participants is limited to: No

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Anders Holst,
Teacher: Anders Källén,
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