Course syllabus

# Internationell projektkurs - Matematisk modellering

International Project Course-Mathematical Modelling

## FMSN05, 3 credits, A (Second Cycle)

## General Information

## Aim

## Learning outcomes

## Contents

## Examination details

## Admission

## Reading list

## Contact and other information

International Project Course-Mathematical Modelling

Valid for: 2016/17

Decided by: Education Board B

Date of Decision: 2016-03-28

Main field: Technology.

Elective for: Pi3

Language of instruction: The course will be given in English

Be able to understand the modeling process of a given mathematical modelling project in cooperation with other students and to gain necessary knowledge to finish a project.

Knowledge and understanding

For a passing grade the student must

- To gain necessary knowledge to finish a given mathematical modelling project.

Competences and skills

For a passing grade the student must

- Be able to carry through a project in a group.
- Be able to carry through some part of a given mathematical modelling project.'
- To present in oral and written form the conclusions of the project.

Some problem in mathematical modelling

Grading scale: UG

Assessment: Written and oral presentation of a project.

Required prior knowledge: Equivalent to the 6 first terms of the Engineering Mathematics program.

The number of participants is limited to: 10

Selection: Individual judgement of qualification

- For each project the necessary literature is given.

Course coordinator: Anders Heyden, anders.heyden@math.lth.se

Director of studies: Anna Lindgren, studierektor@matstat.lu.se

Course homepage: http://www.ctr.maths.lu.se/course/fmsn05/

Further information: Project in cooperation with students from different universities in Europe at ECMI-modelling week. ECMI-European Consortium for Mathematics in Industry, see http://www.ecmi-indmath.org/. ECMI modelling week is given in August at one of the ECMI universities.