Course syllabus

Projekt i tillämpad matematik
Project in Applied Mathematics

FMAN40, 3 credits, A (Second Cycle)

Valid for: 2019/20
Decided by: PLED F/Pi
Date of Decision: 2019-03-26

General Information

Elective for: BME4, C4, D4-bg, E4, F4, Pi4-fm
Language of instruction: The course will be given in English on demand


The aim of the course is to give the engineering student who is interested in mathematics the opportunity to independently extend his or her knowledge of mathematics as well as to give practice in written and oral communication.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

be able to account for the mathematics within the chosen project in detail.

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must


A continuation in the form of a small project of for example one of the courses Computer Vision, Image Analysis, and Medical Image Analysis.

Examination details

Grading scale: UG - (U,G) - (Fail, Pass)
Assessment: Approved project report and oral presentation, singly or in pair. Acting as opponent on another report.

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: Depending on the choice of subject.
The number of participants is limited to: No
The course overlaps following course/s: FMA175, FMA272

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Studierektor Anders Holst,
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