Course syllabus

Internationell projektkurs - Matematisk modellering
International Project Course-Mathematical Modelling

FMSN05, 3 credits, A (Second Cycle)

Valid for: 2016/17
Decided by: Education Board B
Date of Decision: 2016-03-28

General Information

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.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must


Some problem in mathematical modelling

Examination details

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

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Anders Heyden,
Director of studies: Anna Lindgren,
Course homepage:
Further information: Project in cooperation with students from different universities in Europe at ECMI-modelling week. ECMI-European Consortium for Mathematics in Industry, see ECMI modelling week is given in August at one of the ECMI universities.