Course syllabus

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

FMAF25, 3 credits, G2 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2018/19
Decided by: PLED F/Pi
Date of Decision: 2018-03-23

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 - (U,G) - (Fail, Pass)
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.

The examiner, in consultation with Disability Support Services, may deviate from the regular form of examination in order to provide a permanently disabled student with a form of examination equivalent to that of a student without a disability.


Admission requirements:

Required prior knowledge: FMAF05 Mathematics - Systems and Transforms, FMSF45 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,
Course administrator: Studerandeexpeditionen,
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